Leslie Anne Levine Song Lyrics

The Decemberists

The Decemberists Castaways and Cutouts cover art
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My name is Leslie Ann Levine
My mother birthed me down a dry ravine
My mother birthed me far too soon
Born at nine and dead at noon

Fifteen years gone now
I still wander this parapet
And shake my rattle bone
Fifteen years gone now
I still cling to the petticoats
Of the girl who died with me

On the roof above the streets
The only love I've known's a chimney sweep
Lost and lodged inside a flue

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Leslie Anne Levine
  • 2 Here I Dreamt I Was an Architect
  • 3 July, July!
  • 4 A Cautionary Song
  • 5 Odalisque
  • 6 Cocoon
  • 7 Grace Cathedral Hill
  • 8 The Legionnaire‚Äôs Lament
  • 9 Clementine
  • 10 California One / Youth and Beauty Brigade

  • credits

    writers: Colin Meloy
    album: Track 1 in album Castaways and Cutouts
    release date: 2002-5-21
    popularity : 65 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Folk Rock/Indie Rock
    length: 4:15
    producer: The Decemberists
    recorded by: Simon Widdowson
    composer: Colin Meloy
    lyricist: Colin Meloy

    Album Information

    label: Hush Records
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    script: Latin