add artist photo
Deb Talan
Add Explanation
Add Meaning
Deb Talan

A Bird Flies Out lyrics

New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
Deb Talan – A Bird Flies Out lyrics

A bird flies out and over the rooftops
Down past the cars in my line of view
It's a strange beginning, comic and awkward grace
In a picture, on the table
I'm in a red dress waiting for a reason
Holding a tightly packed suitcase

Maybe I'm too jaded to love somebody like you
Maybe I want to love my dream that'll never come true
Someone who is real, oh, gets in the way
And moves inside my heart, not just my head
Interfering with how I want to feel
How do I want to feel, I wonder?

You could be water to me, I could be wine
The stars have all faded here
They give us no sign
Is this the right time?

The smoke curls up and ribbons the air
Away from my nervous fingers
The cigarette sputters, a tired reluctant burn
In a picture, on the table
You are a driver peering past the moment
Holding the wheel until it turns

Maybe I'm too jaded to love somebody like you

Lyrics taken from


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.