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Lyrics: Come On Pilgrim
CaribouI live cement I hate this street Give dirt to me I bite lament This human form Where I was born I now repent Caribou (3x) Repent Re-pe-ent Give me white Ground to run And foregone Lets me knife Knife me lets I will get What I like Caribou (3x) Repent Rep-pent
VamosEstaba pensando sobre viviendo con mi sister en New Jersey, (*) Ella me dijo que es una vida buena alla, Bien rica bien chevere, Y voy! Puñeta! TRANSLATION I've been thinking about living with my sister in New Jersey, (*) She told me it's a good life there, Very good very nice, Here I Go! Jerk off! We'll keep well bred, We'll stay well fed, We'll have our sons, They will be all well hung. They'll come and play, Their friends will say, Your daddy's rich, Your mamma's a pretty thing. That maid Maria she's really O.K. Vamos a jugar por la playa (x5) (Let's go play by the beach) I keep getting friends, Looking like lesbians, If we get bored, We'll move to California. They'll come and play, Their friends will say, Your daddy's rich, Your mamma's a pretty thing. That maid Maria she's really O.K. Vamos a jugar por la playa (x5) Submitted by Carlos Lopez.
(*) Thanks to Miguel Ángel Martínez Vázquez, Ozren Harlovic and Filip Fruk for the correction
Isla de EncantaHermanita ven conmigo (x2), Hay aviones cada hora, Isla del encanto, Me voy! (x3) Donde no hay sufrimiento (x2), Me vieron pasar por la calle, Isla del encanto, Me voy! (x3) Nuestro propio animal canta a la gente pa'gratis , Hey babe what are we doing here?. Laaaaa,Loooh,Patria. Isla del encanto, Me voy! (x3) TRANSLATION Little sister come with me, There are planes each hour, Island of the enchantment, I'm leaving! Where there is no suffering, They saw me pass by the street, Island of the enchantment, I'm leaving! Our own animal sings for free for the people, Hey babe what are we doing here? Laaa Loooh,Fatherland. Island of the enchantment, I'm leaving! Submitted by Carlos Lopez
Ed is DeadHer head is in a bitter way Her brain's on fire She's just looking for the perfect wave It's her brain's desire I'll think of her when I walk the strand On this true hormos a night Ed is dead (4x) She's just rotting in stupid bliss With music on her bars uh Her face burning in the L.A. sun She got no got no fear of cars I better kick my strand cruiser To the friendlier oh oh oh oh oh oh Ed is dead (4x) Ed is dead Ed is, yeah Ed is Ed is dead (3x) E.I.D. (3x) No, no, no, no, no
The Holiday SongWell sit right down my wicked son And let me tell you a story About the boy who fell from glory And how he was a wicked son This ain't no holiday But it always turns out this way Here I am with my hand He took his sister from his head And then painted her on the sheets And then rolled her up in grass and trees And they kissed 'till they were dead This ain't no holiday But it always turns out this way Here I am, with my hand Well sit right down my evil son And let me tell you a story About the boy who fell from glory And how he was a wicked son This ain't no holiday But it always turns out this way Here I am, with my hand This ain't no holiday But it always turns out this way Here I am, with my hand
Nimrod's SonOne night upon my motorcycle through the desert spead And smashed my body so that all my friends thought I was dead My sister held me close and whispered to my bleeding head "You are the son of a mother fucker" One two three four I shook all night and held her hand Chocolate people well I'll be damned Land of plenty, land of fun To find out I'm Nimrod's son Oh bury me Far away please Bury me Ha-haaa The joke has come upon me In my motorcycle mirror I think about the life I've led And how my soul's been aking all the holes where I have bled My image spoke to me, yes to me and often said "You are the son of incestuous union" One two three Now my head is clear My luke hands washed My daughter's pure My son is tall Land of plenty, land of fun To find out I'm Nimrod's son Oh bury me Far away please Bury me Ha-ha Ha-ha The joke has come upon me
I've Been TiredOne two three She's a real left winger 'cause she been down south And held peasants in her arms She said "I could tell you a story that could make you cry" "What about you?" I said "Me too" "I could tell you a story that will make you cry" And she sighed "Aaahh" I said "I wanna be a singer like Lou Reed" "I like Lou Reed" she said sticking her tongue in my ear "Let's go, let's sit, let's talk" "Politics go so good with beer" "And while we're at it baby, why don't you tell me one of your biggest fears?" I said "Loosing my penis to a whore with disease" "Just kidding" I said "Loosing my life to a whore with disease" I said "Please... I'm a humble guy with a healthy desire" "Don't give me no shit because..." I've been tired (6x) I tell a tale of a girl, but I call her a woman She's a little bit older than me Strong legs, strong face, voice like milk, breasts like a cluster of grapes I can't escape the ways she raise me She'll make you feel like Solomon be one of your babies even if you had no one (And while we're at it baby, why don't you tell me one of your biggest fears?) Took my sleep after setting my loins on fire But that's OK because... I've been tired (6x) I've been tired (9x) T-i-r-e-d spells it Spells it
Levitate MeGive me help Give me help You can... levitate me Then take off them rings Off them hose Levitate me Higher place Levitate me Elevator lady (4x) Lady levitate me If all in all is true (3x) If all is true Won't you please fawn over me (4x) Shaky shake... Shakey Levitate me Come on Pilgrim You know he loves you Levitate me Higer place Levitate me He kicked a baby Elevator lady (3x) Lady Elevator Lady Lady. Lady. Levitate me If all in all is true (3x) If all is true Won't you please run over me (5x) Me, me, me, me, ...
Last Updated 10-24-97