Airships Song Lyrics

VNV Nation

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I pressed my face against the glass,
smiled as my breath made some pattern or other
The world beneath unfurled before me like a sail,
glinted in gold from this rich dawn sky
Awaiting the ship they had told me would come,
quietly anticipating that which was to come

I couldn't yet see you. Still obscured by the city
A towers of glass reflected your coming
Silhouetted on the sunrise
Did I blink as I watched? Did I close my eyes?

I was not alone, I think it was the first time
Watching you rise splendid and graceful,
I cheered as you sailed, a greatness unknown

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Foreword
  • 2 Epicentre
  • 3 Electronaut
  • 4 Liebestod
  • 5 Holding On
  • 6 Carbon
  • 7 Genesis
  • 8 Structure
  • 9 Fearless
  • 10 4AM
  • 11 Beloved
  • 12 Airships


  • credits


    album: Track 12 in album Futureperfect
    release date: 2002-1-28
    popularity : 70 users have visited this page.
    genres: Electronic
    styles: Industrial/Synth-pop
    length: 8:19

    Album Information

    label: Dependent Records
    country(area): Germany
    format: CD
    barcode: 4001617502624
    script: Latin