add artist photo
Craig Cardiff
Add Explanation
Add Meaning
Craig Cardiff

The Very Last Night Of The End Of The World lyrics

New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
Craig Cardiff – The Very Last Night Of The End Of The World lyrics

Verse 1
Big news burst over frequencies
Saying 'Peril! C'est Tout! C'est le fin'
Talking heads assessed best outcomes
In the end, all agreed things would end bad

Verse 2
She said 'I'm sick of your cleverness'
Spat, fence-sitter! But I'd lost the thread
She said 'I'm leaving you tonight, I mean it,
I'm leaving with Quebec. '

Verse 3
I'm leaving california
Detroit, halifax
I'm leaving all of you
So you can't leave me back

(On what we later learned was)
The Very Last Night of The End of The World
If this is all you get, how will it be spent?
Ashamed? Or Alone? Angry? Drunk?
Shouting blame, or mabe
(Or better spent)

Fearless, Joyous, Kissing,
Laughing, Dancing,
Holding onto hope as long as hope can be held onto.

Verse 4
It's your last little lie, your last cigarette
Your last sip of alcohol, a love song's pirouette
The You the song gets sung to
With imploring convincing hands
Singing 'Blue skies would be bluer if you'd just give this love a chance'

Verse 5
After leaving Quebec
She abandoned Berlin
Got out of Chicago when the air got thin

Verse 6
Fleeing Paris
Burning Sicily
The Lakes drank up Toronto
The Vampires drank Calgary.

Repeat chorus x2

Lyrics taken from

Submitted byPartick

Please input the reason why these lyrics are bad:


      Write about your feelings and thoughts

      Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
      Min 50 words
      Not bad

      Write an explanation

      Your explanation
      BoldItalicLinkAdd an image new!
      20 words
      Explanation guidelines:
      • Describe what artist is trying to say in a certain line, whether it's personal feelings, strong statement or something else.
      • Provide song facts, names, places and other worthy info that may give readers a perfect insight on the song's meaning.
      • Add links, pictures and videos to make your explanation more appealing. Provide quotes to support the facts you mention.
      Before you get started, be sure to check out these explanations created by our users: good, very good, great.