On a cold wet afternoon In a room full of emptiness By a freeway I confess I was lost in the pages Of a book full of death Reading how we’ll die alone And if we’re good we’ll lay to rest Anywhere we want to go In your house I long to be Room by…

 

And with the early dawn Moving right along I couldn’t buy and eyeful of sleep And in the aching night under satellites I was not received Built with stolen parts A telephone in my heart Someone get me a priest To put my mind to bed This ringing in my head Is this a cure…

 

You know what to do, you know what i did Since you know everything just clue me in I am such a wreck, i am such a mess I know what i know, why don’t you fill in the rest? I will bring you down, i will make it bad While you’re feelin’ proud, why…

 

I walk the streets of japan till i get lost Cause it doesn’t remind me of anything With a graveyard tan carrying a cross Cause it doesn’t remind me of anything I like studying faces in a parking lot Cause it doesn’t remind me of anything I like driving backwards in the fog Cause it…

 

I am the highway Pearls and swine bereft of meLong and weary my road has beenI was lost in the citiesAlone in the hillsNo sorrow or pity for leaving I feel I am not your rolling wheelsI am the highwayI am not your carpet rideI am the sky Friends and liars don’t wait for meCause…

 

Cochise Well I’ve been watchin’While you’ve been coughingI’ve been drinking lifeWhile you’ve been nauseousSo I drink to healthWhile you kill yourselfAnd I’ve got just one thing that I can offer Go on and save yourselfTake it out on meGo on and save yourselfTake it out on me, Ya I’m not a martyr; I’m not a…

 

Be yourself Someone falls to piecesSleepin all aloneSomeone kills the painSpinning in the silenceTo finally drift awaySomeone gets excitedIn a chapel yardCatches a bouquetAnother lays a dozenWhite roses on a grave To be yourself is all that you can doTo be yourself is all that you can do Someone finds salvation in everyoneAnd another only…