Ocean Colour Scene - Fleeting Mind Lyrics

Ocean Colour Scene Moseley Shoals cover art
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The brilliance of my fleeting mind
Chimes like voices in foreign caves
It chimes in time - takes me where I'm going
Alone my fleeting mind is knowing
Believe it when I pin it down
And that's not hard to forget
With my hands upon my knees

You will steal from my fleeting mind
Remember all our words they are just smoke rings in the rain:
That's just a poem in brilliant places
But poets, they are too grim
They steal like party thieves from crowded rooms
To rhyme their homes with better places

The brilliance of their minds
Will seek with never knowing
Alone my fleeting mind is knowing
Believe it when I pin it down
And that's not hard to forget
With my thought like sifting leaves
I believe in my fleeting mind

The brilliance of their minds
Will seek with never knowing
Alone my fleeting mind is knowing
Believe it when I pin it down
And that's not hard to forget
With my thought like sifting leaves
I believe in my fleeting mind
Track Listing
CD 1
  • 1 The Riverboat Song
  • 2 The Day We Caught the Train
  • 3 The Circle
  • 4 Lining Your Pockets
  • 5 Fleeting Mind
  • 6 40 Past Midnight
  • 7 One for the Road
  • 8 It’s My Shadow
  • 9 Policemen & Pirates
  • 10 The Downstream
  • 11 You’ve Got It Bad
  • 12 Get Away


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Damon Minchella, Oscar Lloyd Harrison, Simon Fowler, Stephen Cradock
    album: Track 5 in album Moseley Shoals
    release date: 1996-4-8
    popularity : 66 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Pop Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Folk Rock/Acoustic/Brit Pop/Indie Rock
    length: 5:09
    producer: Brendan Lynch and Ocean Colour Scene
    writer: Damon Minchella, Simon Fowler, Oscar Harrison, Steve Cradock
    Album Information
    label: MCA Records
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: CD
    barcode: 600406000828
    script: Latin