Pariah Carey

from you're doin' great! by Bong Mountain

/
  • Streaming + Download

    Includes high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more. Paying supporters also get unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app.
    Purchasable with gift card

      name your price

     

  • you're doin' great! cassette e.p.
    Cassette + Digital Album

    5 song e.p. plus bonus track 'The Legend of Bong Mountain'

    Includes unlimited streaming of you're doin' great! via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.

    Sold Out

lyrics

I'll either leave this town as a pariah,
Or stay and lose the respect of all my closest friends.
I know I've made excuses for a while. I'm not denying that.

I'm just adjusting to my body getting tired and slow.
These old cycles feel like rope over rafters.
I'm climbing the chair but I'm untying it though.

Two shaky feet on the ground.
One foot in front of the other, right?
I haven't danced in a while
I'm not sure if I remember how to do it.

Just put your foot to the ground on the downbeat.
And do it over and over again
Until the rope falls slack from the ceiling.
This tangled pile on the floor, from this angle
Looks small and soft and helpless
So I'll wrap it up, lock it up in a box in a drawer with the others. Keep it secret, keep it safe.

But hold your applause.
I've buried that thing a thousand times that I forgot about
But with time & some gauze & a tourniquet
It always finds its way back to the ceiling so tonight I'm fucking burning it.

credits

from you're doin' great!, released January 23, 2015

license

all rights reserved

tags

about

Bong Mountain Grand Rapids, Michigan

shows

  • Oct 29
    Gainesville, FL

contact / help

Contact Bong Mountain

Streaming and
Download help

Report this track or account

If you like Bong Mountain, you may also like: