Masterpiece

by Mooner

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02/20 - SCHUBAS, CHICAGO, IL
w/FRONTIER RUCKUS

Video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=eFUaWMlVcHo
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Aerial Ballet Records ABR-017

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released October 9, 2015

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Track Name: Shapeshifter
Every evening I stay at home / there is an empty jar I keep in sight / You are a lonely little firefly / You think that you could be my guiding light? / Guide me home

I will come to be so far away / I will sit beneath the apple tree / You are a lonely little apple tree / You think that you could maybe cover me / And bring me rest

I wonder / how does it feel to be a / shapeshifter / and when I write another song
You’ll sing along / You’ll sing along / You’ll sing along / You’ll sing along

I’ll be an overcoat in time / You’ll be the only one inside
I always find myself afraid of what it means to be in love

I am someone that you haven’t met / Have you forgotten how to speak to me?
You are someone that I haven’t met? / Have you forgotten how to speak to me?

Speak to me / Speak to me / Speak to me / Speak to me
Track Name: Masterpiece
All that I wanted to do with your love when you gave it to me freely
Was shake off the spells that I gathered by hand from the time that I didn’t have you
What did I say when you told me you knew and that I should not be worried
I said think of your life with someone like me and tell me it isn’t right
But all our friends agreed that / something was going down

It’s my masterpiece this love that you gave to me
It’s my masterpiece this love that you gave, don’t take it away

What did you say when I asked you to be mine until we both are buried
Is this what you had in mind when you thought of us getting married
All our friends agreed that something was going down

It’s my masterpiece this love that you gave to me
It’s my masterpiece this love that you gave, don’t take it away
It’s my masterpiece, oh Lord

Don’t take it away / Don’t let me stray / Don’t take it away / I don’t know my name
Don’t take it away / Don’t take it away from me
Track Name: Anytime
I see nothing around / but the promise of a future / Staying late at the bar
No one answers / No applause

Do you want me back here again? / I’ll play anytime just tell me when
I’ll never get it back again / All that time, that time

I’ll dress just like him / smoke cigarettes / sunglasses
I’ll hang around with the best / make in-roads / with the masses

Do you want me back here again? / I’ll play anytime just tell me when
I’ll never get it back again / All that time, that time

Do you want me back here again? / I’ll play anytime just tell me when
I’ll never get it back again

All that time, that time
All that time, that time
Track Name: Dream
You say that love grows cold / I think I know what you mean / You say that love grows old
I think I know what you mean / Like a river in the snow / it doesn’t feed anything
Like a god that doesn’t show / it doesn’t mean anything

If you feel the spark again / somewhere deep, off in a dream / will it matter even then
Or will it be just as it seems / will you be like everyone / and drift away from everything
Or will be just like I am / and never leave this place again

And if knowing weighs a ton / I don’t wanna know no one / I’ve been searching in the dark
I’ve been waiting for the spark / Will it come just like a rain? / Will it ask me for my name?
Will it be something I’ve seen / somewhere off in a dream? / somewhere off in a dream?
Dream
Track Name: To Be Held
Slow ride on a long parade / I leave home and walk for miles
There’s no one here but you to guide me / I see, I’m lonely for your love

I’ll share with your altered hands / the ghost moves but I don’t mind
Happens everytime the sun goes down / I doubt, I’m lonely for your love

Looking for the truth in every stone / The stars abandon those who are alone
If solitude is anger / I’m furiously maimed / It’s just the way that I was raised

To be held is a truthful way / To be held in a sinner’s gaze / To be held / To be held / to be saved

Closed windows and it looks like rain / cars climb and fall back in
To your arms where I’m beside you / Hold true, I’m lonely for your love

Looking for the truth in every line / Curiously longing for a sign
The coriander prophets / have a name for every day / But they’re too difficult for me to say

To be held is a truthful way / To be held in a sinner’s gaze
To be held / To be held / to be saved
To be held / to be held / to be saved
Track Name: I Don't Believe You
You see the ocean / I see the sea
It’s the same captive freedom that makes us into we
A disfigured soldier’s face / turns us all to weeping children when it’s shown at the wake

I am stronger / than I’m weak / Or at least that’s how I want it to be / Let the hospice change the sheets

Cause’ I don’t believe you / I don’t believe you / What you know means nothing to me / Cause I don’t believe you

Divine prospect / with it’s hand / casts a shadow falling hard across a foreign land
Intuition / respect / comes with someone else’s kids trading swigs from your neck

I can’t show you / What I see / It’s a nightmare known only to me
How it hurts when you tell me, “Please,”

“I don’t believe you” / I don’t believe you / What you know means nothing to me
Cause I don’t believe you

And the curse / gets worse / I’m the one lifting God into the back of a hearse
I go home / Help myself / To something I can disassociate from my health

Don’t watch me / Turn away / You know I always stand by my man
Even though I’ve got the upperhand, well

“I don’t believe you” / I don’t believe you / What you know means nothing to me
Cause I don’t believe you / I don’t believe you / I don’t believe you / I don’t believe you
what you know means nothing to me / cause I don’t believe you
Track Name: Why Don't You Want To?
I tell you lies and I don’t feel so bad / I spend our money on each passing fad
You have a perfect plan that I don’t understand

Why don’t you want to run away? / Why don’t you want to run away from me?

I saved the money that I thought I could / I can’t convince you that I am no good
You are so beautiful and I’m an animal

Why don’t you want to run away? / Why don’t you want to run away from me?
Why don’t you want to? / Why don’t you want to? / Why don’t you want to run away?
Track Name: I'll Be A Writer
I can't write that / You're like the moon on / Cold autumn evenings / That’s tired and useless
I make coffee / most every morning / Sit by the window / chase what I'm after

Hard light through window shades / Cold wind through the door

Four in the morning / untouched perfection / Don't have to wake up / Don't have to get dressed
No neck, no strings / Don't have to play this / I'm just a body / Doing it's business

The sun hangs like a bell in the sky / It rings in my ears

I'll be a writer / I'll be a writer / I'll be a writer
Track Name: Alison
I sat by you in the back of the worship room / Hanging banners but only to be close to you

Alison / Alison / Alison

Participating in that shimmering praise / Your red, red hair brushed back from your face
Why won’t you share some of that holy grace?
Alison, Alison, Alison, Alison

Four days on and I still haven’t talked to you / With pain and devotion I watch from across the room

Alison / Alison / Alison

You’re so cruel / You’re so divine / I wanna make your piety mine
Oh, Lord Jesus, send me a sign?
Alison, Alison, Alison, Alison
Track Name: Never Alone
Forget the promises that our fathers made / they will conspire, then blow away
But in your arms tonight it’s really all the same / because with you I’m never alone

Only Jesus used to hear me when I cried / but like my savior you appeared at my side
And I don’t know if we’ll get out of here alive / but with you I’m never alone

Why do I worry / with all the banners falling down
There’s a kingdom in your eyes / where I can really move around
I’m cursed and fearful / most of the time /
But it really liberates me when you tell me that you’re mine

Collapse in courage, I’ve a family of my own / corrupted paradise rolls from me like a stone
I’ve searched the tomb a thousand times and he is gone / but with you I’m never alone
Track Name: I'll See You Again
I’m on a short dark wave / can’t see the shore for miles
And while you’re sleeping away / it comes together but it won’t stay

I found a door in the sea / down through the ocean floor
Full dark through the windows and I’ll see you again

Bright country in wait / cool hills crash lightly into space
Air is clean and composed and I’m staring at a picture of waste

The kind of shame that’s unreal / sitting pretty in my backseat
I don’t know when we’ll get home but I’ll see you again