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Calmly, slowly, proudly go nowhere
Please understand me
When I'm looking lazy

Blessed by the wrong thought
You never forgot
Fuck silver linings
The piss left behind me

You're claiming your winnings, exhausted
Expanding, demanding, we're landing

You'll never know
in this home
You'll never know
in this home
Drunken sweat
in this home
Night to forget
in this home
Need my sleep
in this home
Nothing we'll keep

It don't mean the same thing
Wearing different rings
But when I mistook you
I was the fool again


from Chimaera, released March 5, 2013
Music by Welfare
Lyrics by Joshua Bassett



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Welfare Portland, Oregon

With a mix of soft, falsetto-driven dream music, and hard blues/country/indie rock music, Welfare seeks to connect with people through music and harmonies. Welfare's goal is to play as much music as possible for as many people, while meeting and befriending all the beautiful and wonderful people who, like us, find peace, wisdom, and life in music. Welfare loves you. ... more

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