Monday, July 16, 2012

i wish i was the moon tonight


"last night i dreamt i had forgotten my name
'cause i had sold my soul but awoke just the same
i'm so lonely
i wish i was the moon tonight

God blessed me, i'm a free man
with no place free to go
i'm paralyzed and collared-tight
no pills for what i fear

i'm so tired
i wish i was the moon tonight"

-from "i wish i was the moon" by neko case


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see/hear neko perform song:
http://youtu.be/3fhur6g8_BM

12 comments:

  1. I have a long and loving relationship with the moon I never get tired of looking at it, basking in it's light, painting it or seeing others interpretations. This is splendid but if she isn't careful she's going to get a moonburn...causes lunacy you know.

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    1. do they make a cream for that? for the crazy of course..?!

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  2. Gorgeously sad and moody! I love the rich tones!

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  3. Well, I guess it's not so bad to be "mooned" when it's as artistically done as this. Ah, love that Neko Case.

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  4. thank you louciao. neko is the perfect mix of quirky and dark... always fun trying to interpret her lyrics!

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  5. Two moons for the price of one beautiful piece of art!

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    1. and 2 full moons at that! thanks lizbethem.

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  6. Aww, I love this wonderful poem and art. Nice one. Keep posting please, I would love to hear more from you. Thanks!
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