Kategori: Nick Cave

There Is A Town

There Is A Town There is a townWhere I was bornFar far awayAcross the sea And in that townWhere I was bornI would dreamThat one dayI would leaveAnd cross the sea And so it goesAnd so it seemsThat God lives only...

West Country Girl

West Country Girl With a crooked smile and a heart-shaped faceComes from the West country where the birds sing bassShe’s got a house-big heart where we all liveAnd plead and council and forgiveHer widow’s peak, her lips I’ve kissedHer glove of...

Lovely Creature

Lovely Creature There she stands, this lovely creatureThere she stands, there she standsWith her hair full of ribbonsAnd green gloves on her hands So I asked this lovely creatureYes, I asked. Yes I askedWould she walk with me a whileThrough this...

The Sorrowful Wife

The Sorrowful Wife I married my wife on the day of the eclipseOur friends awarded her courage with giftsNow as the nights grow longer and the season shiftsI look to my sorrowful wifeWho is quietly tending her flowersWho is quietly tending...

Gates To The Garden

Gates To The Garden Past the ivy-covered windows ofThe AngelDown Athenaeum Lane to the cathedralThrough the churchyard I wanderedSat for a spell there and I ponderedMy back to the gates of the gardenMy back to the gates of the gardenMy back...

Well Of Misery

Well Of Misery Along crags and sunless cracks I goUp rib of rock, donw spine of stoneI dare not slumber where the right winds whistleLest her creeping-soul clutch this heart of thistle O the same God that abandon’d herHas in turn...

The Hammer Song

The Hammer Song Oh please don’t send me outSaid the man with the hammer, hammering the anvilI been walking on a road of rocksAnd I keep on hammering, keep on hammering, keep on hammering,Hammering the anvil Don’t let the sun go...