Scumbag Blues

Album: Them Crooked Vultures (2009)
  • Innocence has no resistance
    Against a wicked counselor such as I.
    You won't make it out.
    You won't make it out

    Shall I lead you to my parlor,
    Poison offers disguised, in just your size.
    You won't make it out.
    You won't make it out

    You may think me altruistic,
    Feel my dark hypnosis closing in.
    You won't make it out
    You won't make it out

    Then you grow cold,
    Cold
    As a stare.
    As if no,
    None,
    Could compare.
    But you don't know,
    How close,
    To ensnare.
    When I control,
    You will
    Despair.

    You won't make it out.
    You won't make it out.

    Sycophancy, solipsistic,
    Spider plays the fool
    To lure the fly.
    You won't make it out
    You won't make it out

    Then you grow cold,
    Cold
    As a stare.
    As if no,
    None,
    Could compare.
    But you don't know,
    How close,
    To ensnare.
    When I control,
    You will
    Despair Writer/s: JOHN BALDWIN, JOSH HOMME, DAVID GROHL
    Publisher: Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Warner Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 1

  • Ryan from Austin, TxI think they opened with this
    on their ACL show on PBS. Def
    worth checking out!!
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