Terrible Thought Lyrics

Poe


publisher: ©BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC
writers: John Ou0027brien Michael Elizondo
album: No. 4 track in album Haunted
release date: 2000-10-31
popularity : 1 users have visited this page.
length: 4:44

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A terrible thought has moved into my mind
Like an unwanted room-mate drunk on wine
It feeds on my happiness won't pay the rent
I must take proper measures to evict it

A terrible thought has moved into my mind
A giant rat that's nibbling on my pride
It's tearing away my patience and my wit
I must take proper measures set a trap for it

What a terrible thought

I don't care what you've done
I don't care who you've won
I know in the end you'll have your fun

But you can't have it hear
And I won't let you steer
You know I don't want you in my mind

I must stay calm you know and I must be clear
It's gonna take a hundred thoughts to make this one disappear
A train like that could travel a soul for years
A terrible thought could have a terribly long career

What minds have you shredded
I bet they regretted
Having ever thought you up
Just look at you shine
committing your crimes
You know I don't want you in my mind

'Cause you're breaking my stride
You poisonous vine
You're strangling me inside
You're breaking my stride

You poisonous vine
You're strangling me inside
You're breaking my stride

What a terrible thought...

What is your greatest worry because you seem to be worried all the time

Sometimes I can't hear myself think

You have to speak a little louder,
I can't understand a word you're saying

Sometimes I can't hear myself think

Track Listing

  • 1 Exploration B
  • 2 Haunted
  • 3 Control
  • 4 Terrible Thought
  • 5 Walk the Walk
  • 6 Terrified Heart
  • 7 Wild
  • 8 5&½ Minute Hallway
  • 9 Not a Virgin
  • 10 Hey Pretty
  • 11 Dear Johnny
  • 12 Could've Gone Mad
  • 13 Lemon Meringue
  • 14 Spanish Doll
  • 15 House of Leaves
  • 16 Amazed
  • 17 If You Were Here