The Cutter

Album: Porcupine (1983)
Charted: 8
  • Brewing alternatives
    What's in the bottom drawer
    Waiting for things to give

    Spare us the cutter
    Spare us the cutter
    Couldn't cut the mustard

    Conquering myself
    Until I see another hurdle approaching
    Say we can, say we will
    Not just another drop in the ocean

    Come to the free for all
    With cellotape & knives
    Some of them six feet tall
    We will escape our lives

    Spare us the cutter
    Spare us the cutter
    Couldn't cut the mustard

    Conquering myself
    Until I see another hurdle approaching
    Say we can, say we will
    Not just another drop in the ocean

    Am I the happy loss
    Will I still recoil
    When the skin is lost
    Am I the worthy cross
    Will I still be soiled
    When the dirt is off

    Conquering myself
    Until I see another hurdle approaching
    Say we can, say we will
    Not just another drop in the ocean
    Ocean

    Watch the fingers close
    When the hands are cold

    Am I the happy loss
    Will I still recoil
    When the skin is lost
    Am I the worthy cross
    Will I still be soiled
    When the dirt is off

    Am I the happy loss
    Will I still be soiled
    When the dirt is off Writer/s: IAN STEPHEN MCCULLOCH, LESLIE THOMAS PATTINSON, PETER LOUIS VINCENT DE FREITAS, WILLIAM ALFRED SERGEANT
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 3

  • Martin Murphy from Welwyn Garden City The 7th floor references the BBC building where John Peel was able to record upcoming bands for his show.
  • Rebecca Lane from UkCutter is not british slang for small change - never heard of it
  • Pedro from PortugalWell, Echo were an incredible influence in many artists, people. They were of the same time of Bauhaus, Cure. The 2nd album is the proof. Similar to Cure but better. Sad is not here.
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