As I Rise Song Lyrics

The Decemberists

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I have come a few miles
I've got blisters on my slipper'd feet
As I rise
As I rise

California's okay
But I think I might stay in the shade
For a while
For a while

Ladybug, ladybird
You're the prettiest song I heard
In a while
In a while

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Shanty for the Arethusa
  • 2 Billy Liar
  • 3 Los Angeles, I’m Yours
  • 4 The Gymnast, High Above the Ground
  • 5 The Bachelor and the Bride
  • 6 Song for Myla Goldberg
  • 7 The Soldiering Life
  • 8 Red Right Ankle
  • 9 The Chimbley Sweep
  • 10 I Was Meant for the Stage
  • 11 As I Rise


  • credits


    publisher: ©BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC
    writers: Colin Meloy
    album: Track 11 in album Her Majesty the Decemberists
    release date: 2003-9-9
    popularity : 63 users have visited this page.
    length: 2:15
    producer: The Decemberists, Larry Crane and Adam Selzer
    engineer: Adam Selzer
    composer: Colin Meloy
    lyricist: Colin Meloy

    Album Information

    label: Kill Rock Stars
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 759656037525
    script: Latin