In My Secret Life

Album: Pictures (2007)
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  • I saw you this morning
    You were moving so fast
    Can't seem to loosen my grip
    On the past
    And I miss you so much
    There's no one in sight
    And we're still making love
    In my secret life
    In my secret life

    I smile when I'm angry
    I cheat and I lie
    I do what I have to do
    To get by
    But I know what is wrong
    And I know what is right
    And I'd die for the truth
    In my secret life
    In my secret life

    Hold on, hold on, my brother
    My sister, hold on tight
    I finally got my orders
    I'll be marching through the morning
    Marching through the night
    Moving 'cross the borders
    Of my secret life

    I look through the paper
    Makes you wanna cry
    Nobody cares if the people
    Live or die
    And the dealer wants you thinking
    That it's either black or white
    Thank God it's not that simple
    In my secret life

    I bite my lip
    I buy what I'm told
    From the latest hit
    To the wisdom of old
    But I'm always alone
    And my heart is like ice
    And it's crowded and cold
    In my secret life
    (In my) In my secret life
    In my secret life
    In my secret life Writer/s: Leonard Cohen, Sharon Robinson
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 1

  • Madison from Norway, MeIt took me a while to warm up to this song of Leonard's when I first heard it. Never heard the cover version.
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