Chemical Switches

Album: Are You Serious (2016)
  • I keep hearing a vicious rumor
    From the backrooms, to the alleys, to the avenues
    That you lost your sense of humor
    And the first place you look is the soles of your shoes

    And I watch these ice fields melt into the sea
    Warming your oceans for centuries
    Will your saline waters bring you back to me?
    All the weight is bringing me to my knees

    Chemical switches thrown in the dark
    All it takes is a spark to begin
    And can you tell which is the one with a mark?
    Bleeds through the clothes to the skin

    Too long I keep searching the alleys and avenues
    But it seems I'm doing it wrong
    For I've seen neither hide nor hair of you

    And it's a short short walk from pebbles to bricks
    From stones back to sticks
    We're lowering the boiling point
    And as time goes back it's harder to fix
    It's a volatile mix, like hydrogen and oxygen

    Chemical switches thrown in the dark
    All it takes is a spark to begin Writer/s: ANDREW WEGMAN BIRD
    Publisher: Wixen Music Publishing
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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