Tangent Lyrics

Beth Orton


publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC
writers: Ted Barnes, Beth Orton, Ali Friend
album: Track 2 in album Trailer Park
release date: 1996-10-14
popularity : 0 users have visited this page.
length: 7:29
engineer: Keith Tenniswood
mix: Andrew Weatherall

Cover Art


sponsored links
Lost myself in a tangent of words,
Can't decide what I've seen or heard,
Can not sleep for counting sheep,
How long does this river run deep,
How long does this river run deep.

Building a map in order to find,
What's not lost but left behind,
My instinct got bruised,
But I still see,
I was a victim I'll be no casualty.

Just like coming home,
Just like coming home,
Just like coming home,
It was just like coming home,
Coming home.

He said that you weave deadly tricks,
Come right back to the worldly hicks,
Stare it cold in dull surprise,
Spread evil to hell in every tear you cried,
Every tear you cried.

Building a map in order to find,
What's not lost but left behind,
I was a victim I'll be no casualty.

Just like coming home,
Just like coming home,
Just like coming home,
Could be just like coming home,
Coming home.

Cut off my toes to spite my feet,
Drank your poison
Didn't taste too sweet,
Saw that heaven's in my mind,
It's there for me to find,
It's there for me to find.

Track Listing

  • 1 She Cries Your Name
  • 2 Tangent
  • 3 Don't Need a Reason
  • 4 Live as You Dream
  • 5 Sugar Boy
  • 6 Touch Me With Your Love
  • 7 Whenever
  • 8 How Far
  • 9 Someone's Daughter
  • 10 I Wish I Never Saw the Sunshine
  • 11 Galaxy of Emptiness