Music Man

Music Man

A Poem by Night Edge
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Made of song lyrics and titles.

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Sweet dreams are made of these
Or so he says
And who am I to disagree?
Wouldn't let him go
For a partridge in a pear tree
Or Stacy's mom
In a leather catsuit
I tell him 'Swim away with me
Into the ocean and under the sea'
He says he's too cool for that, cat
The scene has passed. He's lovestoned.
He thinks I know.
He's hot and he's gone
Like he's walking on a black hole sun
We postulate that we are dancer
All entangled in our limbs
Doing the Cell Block tango.
Downstairs parents sigh a Bohemian rhapsody
Too enclouded in their smoke and mid-life crisis
To consider how long we've spent 'studying'
The curves and contrasts of pillows against each other's skin
I tell him 'This is a bad romance'
And he kisses me tender
Tells me he's gotta feeling
That I'm the one
And that sweet dreams are made of these.
Hell.
Who am I to disagree?

© 2010 Night Edge



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very very cool concept! i definitely may try to write something similar to this! awesome :))

Posted 7 Years Ago


I love how you put so many different lyrics into one poem and made it like coherent and amazing and its lovely! =3

Posted 7 Years Ago


Nice mix of musical tricks.

I like it bohemian style.

Smiling at you

Tai

Posted 7 Years Ago


I am impressed to see Chris Cornell/Soundgarden lyrics in the same write as Blue October. This was fun.

~True

Posted 7 Years Ago



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Added on May 12, 2010
Last Updated on May 13, 2010
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Night Edge
Night Edge

Portland, OR



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