Don't Ask Me to Explain Song Lyrics

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How will I ever know you enough to love you
If you're hiding who you are?
Don't ask me to explain.
Who are you hiding you from,
Across the table with a penny in each eye?
Don't ask me to explain.

I'd like to marry all of my close friends,
And live in a big house together by an angry sea.
Am I the devil's marbles don't move on without me
Who will be watching my body when I sleep?
Who will I believe in?

How am I supposed to let it show when I don't even know?
Don't ask me to explain.

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Everything Disappears When You Come Around
  • 2 Baby
  • 3 I Can't Stop Your Memory
  • 4 When You're Loved Like You Are
  • 5 Don't Ask Me to Explain
  • 6 In Dreams I Dance With You
  • 7 Sleeping in the Beetle Bug
  • 8 Tim I Wish You Were Born a Girl
  • 9 Montreal
  • 10 This Feeling (Derek's Theme)
  • 11 I Was Watching Your Eyes
  • 12 Springtime Is the Season
  • 13 At Night Trees Aren't Sleeping
  • 14 You've Got a Gift


  • credits


    publisher: ©BUG MUSIC OBO APOLLINAIRE RAVE
    album: Track 5 in album Cherry Peel
    release date: 1997-8-19
    popularity : 51 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock
    styles: Lo-Fi/Indie Rock
    length: 2:47
    writer: Kevin Barnes

    Album Information

    label: Bar/None Records
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 032862008924
    script: Latin