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Pearl Jam – Black lyrics

Hey... Ooo...
Sheets of empty canvas
Untouched sheets of clay
Were laid spread out before me
As her body once did
All five horizons
Revolved a-round her soul
As the earth to the sun
Now the air I tasted and breathed
Has taken a turn

Ooh and all I taught her was
Everything
Ooh I know she gave me all
That she wore

And now my bitter hands
Chafe beneath the clouds
Of what was everything
Oh, the pictures have
All been washed in black
Tattooed everything

I take a walk outside
I'm surrounded by
Some kids at play
I can feel their laughter
So why do I sear?
Oh, and twisted thoughts that spin
Round my head
I'm spinning, oh, I'm spinning
How quick the sun can
Drop away

And now my bitter hands
Cradle broken glass
Of what was everything
All the pictures have
All been washed in black
Tattooed everything
All the love gone bad
Turned my world to black
Tattooed all I see
All that I am
All I'll be
Yeah
Ah huh
Ah huh
Ooo

I know someday you'll have a beautiful life
I know you'll be a sun
In somebo-dy else's sky, but why
Why
Why can't it be
Why can't it be mine

Ooo
Aah Yeah ooo
Aah... Huh..

Do dodo do dodo [many times until fade]



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/p/pearl_jam/black.html

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