Thief

Album: Happiness Is Not A Fish That You Can Catch (1999)
  • I don't want to understand this horror
    There's a weight in your eyes I can't admit
    Everybody ends up here in bottles
    But the name tags are the last thing you wanted
    As the world explodes you fall out of it
    And you can't let go because this
    Will not go away...
    There's a house built out in space

    And can't see the thief that lives inside of your head
    But I can be some courage at the side of your bed
    And I don't know what's happening and I can't pretend
    But I can be all, be all

    Someone help us understand who ordered
    This disgusting arrangement of time and the end
    I don't want to hear who walked on water
    Cause the hallways are empty, clocks tick
    As the world implodes we fall in to it
    And we can't go home because this
    Will not go away...
    There's a house built out in space

    And I can't see the thief that lives inside your head
    But I can be some courage at the side of your bed
    And I don't know what's happening and I can't pretend
    It's a long, long get away, it's a long, long get away
    Make it home again, make it home again
    It's a long, long get away, it's a long, long get away

    And I can't see the thief that lives inside your head
    But I can be some courage at the side of your bed
    And I don't know what's happening and I can't pretend
    But I can be all, be all I'm here
    But I can be all, be all I'm here
    It's a long, long get away

Comments: 3

  • Graham from North Bay, Canada"One Man Army" was actually the first single from the album
  • Amanda from Shreveport, LaI may have to check this song out!
  • Derek from Boston, MaI work with a wide variety of hospitilized patients as a physical therapist and also have a relative with alzeimers. I pull heavy meaning from this song in regards to my working with alzeimers patients in regards to a "thief" stealing their memories of what they have expereinced and the pain families go through in dealing with such diseases.
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