The Nurse

Album: Get Behind Me Satan (2005)
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  • The nurse should not be the one who puts salt in your wounds
    But it´s always with trust that the poison is fed with a spoon
    When you´re helpless with no one to turn to alone in your room
    You would swear that the one who would care for you never would leave
    She promised and said, "you will always be safe here with me"
    But promises open the door to be broken to me

    No I´m never, no I´m never, no I´m never gonna let you down now
    No I´m never, no I´m never, no I´m never gonna let you down
    No I´m never, no I´m never, no I´m never gonna let you down now
    No I´m never, no I´m never, no I´m never gonna let you down

    The maid that you've hired could never conspire to kill
    She´s to mother, not quietly smother you when you´re most ill
    The one that you´re trusting suspiciously dusting the sill

    No I´m never, no I´m never, no I´m never gonna let you down now
    No I´m never, no I´m never, no I´m never gonna let you down
    No I´m never, no I´m never, no I´m never gonna let you down now
    No I´m never, no I´m never, no I´m never gonna let you down Writer/s: JACK WHITE
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 5

  • Solo from Long Island, NyJack White clearly rip off the marimba parts from a song 'Female of the Species' by a band called Space. It is blantant plagiarism. If I were Space I would file a lawsuit already.
  • Nate from Pittsburgh, PaThis songs so good and well writen. One of my favorite White stripes songs ever. Jack White is insane.... wish i could see them live
  • Dan from New York, NyIts not a Xylophone, it is a Marimba. Almost the same, but like an octave lower. Just one of the many [NOT GUITAR :( ] instruments they use on the album. This song just further proves that Jack White is insane. Not to say insane is bad.
  • Danny from Sydney, AustraliaI saw them do this live. Jack actually played a xylophone on stage as he sung.
  • Anthony from St. Clair Shores, MiNot sure I like the random blasts of guitar.
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