Dead Man (Carry Me) Lyrics

Jars of Clay


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Stephen Daniel Mason, Charlie Lowell, Dan Haseltine, Matt Odmark
album: No. 4 track in album Good Monsters
release date: 2006-9-5
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length: 3:20

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January One
I got a lot of things on my mind
I'm looking at my body
Through a new spy satellite

I try to lift a finger
But I don't think I can make the call
So tell me if I move
'Cause I don't feel anything at all

So carry me
I'm just a dead man
Lying on the carpet
Can't find a heartbeat

Make me breathe
I wanna be a new man
Tired of the old one
Out with the old plan

I woke up from a dream
About an empty funeral
But it's better than the party
Full of people I don't really know

Well, they've got hearts to break and burn
Dirty hands to feel the earth
There's something in my veins
But I can't seem to make it work
It won't work

So carry me
I'm just a dead man
Lying on the carpet
Can't find a heartbeat

Make me breathe
I wanna be a new man
Tired of the old one
Out with the old plan

Can you find a beat inside of me?
Any pulse, getting worse
Any pulse, getting worse
Inside of me, can you find a beat?

Carry me
I'm just a dead man
Lying on the carpet
Can't find a heartbeat

Make me breathe
I wanna be a new man
Tired of the old one
Out with the old plan

Carry me
I'm just a dead man
Lying on the carpet
Can't find a heartbeat

Make me breathe
I wanna be a new man
Tired of the old one
Out with the old plan

Track Listing

  • 1 Work
  • 2 Dead Man (Carry Me)
  • 3 All My Tears
  • 4 Even Angels Cry
  • 5 There Is a River
  • 6 Good Monsters
  • 7 Oh My God
  • 8 Surprise
  • 9 Take Me Higher
  • 10 Mirrors & Smoke
  • 11 Light Gives Heat
  • 12 Water Under the Bridge