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The Soldier

PJ Harvey
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[2009]
Words by PJ Harvey
Music by John Parish

Album “A Woman A Man Walked By” (PJ Harvey & John Parish)

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I imagine a dream
In which I'm a soldier
And I'm walking
On the faces
Of dead women
And everyone I've
Left behind me

It's the year when
The troops entered
The thirty-ninth
Thirty-ninth parallel

Send me home restless
Send me home damaged
And wanting

It's the year when
Some poet said
"We must live, or accept the
Consequences"
I want you to share
Every pinprick of guilt
That I have felt
That I have felt

Send me home restless
Send me home damaged
Send me home disposes
Send me home damaged
And wanting

Contributed by Alessandro - 2009/8/11 - 11:10



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