Going To A Town

Album: Release The Stars (2007)
Charted: 54
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  • I'm going to a town that has already been burnt down
    I'm going to a place that has already been disgraced
    I'm gonna see some folks who have already been let down
    I'm so tired of America

    I'm gonna make it up for all of The Sunday Times
    I'm gonna make it up for all of the nursery rhymes
    They never really seem to want to tell the truth
    I'm so tired of you, America

    Making my own way home
    Ain't gonna be alone
    I've got a life to lead, America
    I've got a life to lead

    Tell me, do you really think you go to hell for having loved?
    Tell me, enough of thinking everything that you've done is good
    I really need to know
    After soaking the body of Jesus Christ in blood
    I'm so tired of America

    I really need to know
    I may just never see you again, or might as well
    You took advantage of a world that loved you well
    I'm going to a town that has already been burnt down
    I'm so tired of you, America

    Making my own way home
    Ain't gonna be alone
    I've got a life to lead, America
    I've got a life to lead
    I got a soul to feed
    I got a dream to heed
    And that's all I need

    Making my own way home
    Ain't gonna be alone
    I'm going to a town
    That has already been burnt down Writer/s: Rufus Wainwright
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 4

  • Lisa from Santa Barbara Ca, CaWait. It's about Hurricane Katrina! Why isn't that on here?
  • Melissa from San Jose, Cai love love his voice, its so full.
  • Steve from London, Englandwhat a voice,what a song,,him and kd.lang should do a duet soon!!! how camp would that be??
  • Madison from Norway, MeI love this song. It graces my myspace page.
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