The Rip Lyrics

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publisher: ©BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC
writers: Beth Gibbons Adrian Francis Utley
album: Track 4 in album Third
release date: 2008-4-8
popularity : 189 users have visited this page.
length: 4:31
bassoon: Wendy Bertram
guest instrument: Wendy Bertram
vocal: Beth Gibbons

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As she walks in the room
Scented and tall
Hesitating once more
And as I take on myself
And the bitterness I felt
I realize that love flows

[Chorus]
Wild, white horses
They will take me away
And the tenderness I feel
Will send the dark underneath
Will I follow?

Through the glory of life
I will scatter on the floor
Disappointed and sore
And in my thoughts I have bled
For the riddles I've been fed
Another lie moves over

[Chorus: x2]

Track Listing

  • 1 Silence
  • 2 Hunter
  • 3 Nylon Smile
  • 4 The Rip
  • 5 Plastic
  • 6 We Carry On
  • 1 Deep Water
  • 2 Machine Gun
  • 3 Small
  • 4 Magic Doors
  • 5 Threads