Sagittarius

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lyrics

I think there's something caught in my throat
It feels like a feather and a watered-down note
I've been a patron to hindsight when I sold it my head
I've been caught in the limelight with the dirty clothes shed [1]

I'm plucking arrows from my teeth [2]

You chose skin over saddle with the blinders on tight [3]
All blistered and rattled with a gasoline high
You caught whiff of brimstone[4] in the evening's wind
From the Cancer inside me setting fire to my skin

I'm plucking arrows from my teeth

1- Revelation 7:9
2- the singular meaning of this album, digested
3- blinders put over a horse's eyes to keep its attention fixed forward
4- sulfur

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from The Perfect Arrow, released November 10, 2017

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Shortwave Texas

Independent folk/rock band from Ft Worth, Texas.

Luke Frederick
Luke Ridlehoover
Collin Brandt
Alex Bond

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