add artists photo
Tall Ships
Add Explanation
Add Meaning
Tall Ships

Idolatry lyrics

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

We shipwrecked ourselves
Two willing castaways, alone

Some things just don't work out
Some things

Idol worship
Is unsustainable
And we worshipped love
Until it wore us out

We cut down our last tree
So long ago
And now we are
Without hope

Some things just don't work out
Some things just don't work out

We have nothing left
All our resources spent

Now I have your flesh
Caught in my teeth

Some things just don't work out
Some things just don't work out
Some... Things just don't work out

Can't build these statues/ Anymore
Can't build these statues/ Anymore
Can't build these statues/ Anymore
Can't build these statues/ Anymore
Can't build these statues/ Anymore
Can't build these statues/ Anymore



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/t/tall_ships/idolatry.html

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
      20 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.
      ×