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Silly Me
Lyrics
I came in like a clown
Saw you and went blind
Suddenly it was the only thing I had on my mind

I wanted you
The two of you that night
Maybe it was wrong but you seemed to be alright
Seemed to be alright
Silly me, silly me...

Knew where I'd be
If I rang those bells
One foot in heaven and the other one planted firmly in hell

Hope springs eternal
It's my favorite flaw
You looked into my eyes and that's exactly what you saw
What you saw
Silly me, silly me...

Bridge
I have no expectations
I heard you say
A good way to live
No disappointment that way

You left with her
As I came for you
Before my eyes I watched 3 turn to 2

In the house of mirrors
At the penny arcade
Love is a merry-go-round every time it's made
Every time it's made
Silly me, silly me...
Description
Short Song Description:
Acoustic guitar, cello, and double bass with a male lead vocal in a style similar to Damien Rice.
Credits
Lyric Credits: G T Bouts
Music Credits: G T Bouts
Producer Credits: Gregory Boutsikaris
Publisher Credits: Glenwood Records
Performance Credits: G T Bouts
Label Credits: Glenwood Records
Metadata
Song Length: 3:44
Primary Genre: Folk-Alternative
Secondary Genre: Folk-General
Tempo / Feel: Slow (71 - 90)
Lead Vocal: Male Vocal
Subject Matter 1: Loneliness
Subject Matter 2: Sexual Fantasy
Mood 1: Heartbreaking
Similar Artist 1: Ryan Adams
Language: English
Era: 2000 and later