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They Might Be Giants – Rest A While lyrics

I got rid of my jackets and coats, I threw out all of my pants
I got sick of my stinking clothes, I had to get rid of them
I'm not yet considering replacing them, I'm only glad to be rid of them and

Rest a while, rest a while

I lay out in the sun too long, and burned off all of my skin
I felt so dizzy I got into my car and got into an accident
Out of the burning wreckage I fell only wanting to lay where I fell and

Rest a while, rest a while

Rest a while!

I became friendly with Ruy Lopez the author of works on chess
Ruy had said you're incorrect, he cut me off and acted mad
He won't even talk to me now but I don't care cause I'm sick of that guy and I need to

Rest a while, rest a while
Rest a while, rest a while

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