New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.

Mr. Brownstone sits in the titan of the ship
Meddle state he will liken to a minute
Mr. Brownstone hears the misfit
Waiting on the street where he'll be with her

Take it out to Mr. Brown
Watching to the hazy mound
Mr. Brown is waiting for some hopeful news
And Mr.'s staying waiting for the 'nother truth

In through the door enclave again
The failing to attack
The mold in place upon the corner
Whose doorways face

Mrs. Purple came from behind the door
Wearing nothing but foreign clothing
Of someone else's wardrobe

Mr. Brown screamed:
Why are you doing this to me?
It seems as if the cat went out with the mouse
And shot the dog in the fucking face

We all take something
Take something for this

Take something for that

[Backwards]
Mr. Brown, what's goin' on?
Answer, where is the answer?
People work and every day they come home to see their
Houses torn apart
Wake up
[Backwards]

Mr. and Mrs. Jones
Walked up to the house
Now misowned
Faltering
Foreclosed upon

Mr. and Mrs. Jones thought:
What a lovely place this is
I think we can start (a) life here

Selling...
Selling all we had
Taking up residence in this place
Where is...
The former resident(s)?

Buried underneath the carpet
There was a melted spot
A warm, dripping, cot

Gentle, warm bed
Where Mrs. Purple laid her head
And Mr. Brown...
Well, he('s) around



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/s/skinny_puppy/brownstone.html

Correct | Report

Please input the reason why these lyrics are bad:

songmeanings

      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.
      U
      Unregistered
      Min 50 words
      Not bad
      Good
      Awesome!
      Explain

      Write an explanation

      Your explanation
      Add image by pasting the URLBoldItalicLink
      10 words
      Good
      Cool
      Awesome!
      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.
      ×