The Flaming Lips - Man From Pakistan Lyrics

The Flaming Lips Hear It Is cover art
Credits
publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Flaming Lips
release date: 1986-11
popularity : 94 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock
styles: Alternative Rock/Indie Rock
length: 3:57
Lyrics
This man was walking, down by the curb,
He had lost his saddle in the mud.
This guy was crying, tears from his eyes,
Part of his body was paralyzed.

[Chorus]
I thought it was a dream.
Strangest thing I've seen.
O'er and o'er and over, 'til I think I don't exist.

So I went up to him, and asked him what
He was doing, and who he was.
He said his memory had been diluted,
He said he once was electrocuted.

[Chorus]

He said he'd come from Pakistan,
Where he was beaten by a policeman.
That's why he walked, a duty crawl.
And acted like he knew it all.

[Chorus]



Track Listing
CD 1
  • 1 With You
  • 2 Unplugged
  • 3 Trains, Brains & Rain
  • 4 Jesus Shootin’ Heroin
  • 5 Just Like Before
  • 6 She Is Death
  • 7 Charlie Manson Blues
  • 8 Man From Pakistan
  • 9 Godzilla Flick
  • 10 Staring at Sound / With You (reprise)
  • 11 Summertime Blues

  • Album Information
    label: Restless Records
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 018777217323
    script: Latin