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Side Effex Of Make​-​Believe; divided for love's sake

by Coultrain

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1.
What could be so mean & sweet, and innocent & so guilty? Coming to thrill, Coming to kill... What kind'a creature could sigh & moan, and play her part, Oscar-worthy on a throne? None other than a witch, An irresistible bitch (I love U) Is this the kiss of death, The apple in the tree? Is this the kiss of death? She doesn't belong to anyone, a daughter of the moon & sun Too hot to handle, Too cold to hold... When was desire so pure, and debaucherous inside? Nasty to the core, My angelic whore Is this the kiss of death, The apple in the tree? Is this the kiss of death?
2.
Beware of the quiet times that give u joy perpetually If u know what I mean, U need to see why Because for every laugh u steal, there’s a hidden tear crawlin' underneath, underneath... lying at ur feet So load ur gun and pack ur bags if the harder solutions come too easy Maybe it’s a skeleton u’ve misplaced or forgotten in ur rotten memory – So when it comes after u, can u justify the stain in ur sheets? Run run run run, Run run run, or remain haunted Run run run run, Run run run, am I haunted? (Yea) Beware of the jump ahead, look over the edge before u leap, 'cause the climb is steep and full of thieves Don’t forget to say ur prayers, before I lay me down to sleep, if u find u can sleep, even with a heart that bleeds So take ur umbrella, and tell her her lips were always sweet, 'cause forgiveness is a crafty devil in the crossroads to beat – When it comes after u, can u justify the stains in ur sheets? Run run run run, Run run run, am I haunted? (Yeah) Run run run run, Run run run, or remain haunted like a dusty piano like a dusty piano Run run run run, Run run run, I'm haunted, or straighten it out...
3.
See, straight thru my heart, she shot an arrow, with her name all over it – woo-ooh... an element of surprise, an invite back to the living what was asleep, but she’s awakened it – 'cause clocks held no place, and I reserved her space for more than special occasions, yea yea and I carry the taste of the curves of her face, & I absorb all of her phrases, yea yea (I love ur mouth, and how it feels) Oh, I can pretend like I deserve u at all, It's like u fell from the sky (She introduced me to a new way to look at life) & I won't contend to say she’s the pinnacle, It's like u fell from the sky (She introduced me to a new way to look at life, all of my life, I...) Magical affairs and sparks everywhere, the epitome of fairytale –  Ooh-ooh, u could never lose, who could lose with a smile so infectious? Wish that time had left me there I never knew intimacy could exist so deeply without penetration, yea yea and I never grow tired of this pure desire, it is constant elation, yea yea yea (uh huh, uh huh...) And I can pretend like I deserve u at all, It's like u fell from the sky (She introduced me to a new way to look at life) & I won't contend to say she’s the pinnacle It's like u fell from the sky – hey hey hey hey (She introduced me to a new way to look at life, all of my life, I...) (She fell for me...)
4.
Darling, hold that thought, cuz if I don’t pour this all out now, I may never will I had to come back to say what I found so hard to explain before Blame my pride, but I just couldn’t stand the thought of floatin up there in that bird alone, above the clouds, flying away to start a new life without u – truly, u struck me blind, frozen in time, on one whiff of your perfume Oh, I was a fool, I was a fraud, my feelings were raw, believed what I saw Have I kept u waiting long? Be a darling and pass the jam 'cause none of this makes any sense without u – u are my favorite test 'cause it ain't gotta be that way if we don’t want it to – 'cause u are my favorite dream 'cause the best of it would be so empty without u – u are my favorite pain 'cause none of this makes any sense without u Oh, how I wish I had a house for u to come & decorate it, but these frivolous things slip like sweet fantasies – but please... darling, lay ur gorgeous ass down tonite, ur million questions wont expedite the meaning of our love, nor abide in the spaces they speak of, suga' – suppose we don’t doubt, & redefine the way to figure it all out, who could say they could predict the consequences? Don’t look that way now, Be a darling and pass the jam 'cause none of this makes any sense without u – u are my favorite test 'cause it ain't gotta be that way if we don’t want it to – u are my favorite dream 'cause the best of it would be so empty without u – u are my favorite pain 'cause none of this makes any sense without u (Treehouses and sandcastles...) I can see it so clear... with u, my dear (below a million stars tonight) (Treehouses and sandcastles...) U and I, see... we've got places to go (below a million stars tonight) (Treehouses and sandcastles below a million stars tonight)
5.
4 the sake of revenge, I kept us on opposite ends and it backfired on me – ah, u see, u turned me out Random chicks in my bed, to forget about u, but it's no use – u are, by far, the 1st and last to conquer my heart Let's pretend (let's just pretend) Let's pretend (let's just pretend) Let's pretend it will last 9 days I held U, like a ticking bomb – ready to go off, to explode with a power that glows, like nothing else these eyes have seen before See, there’s flowers in hell, a sleeping house that yells ur name – night after night, it’s the same – just finds me reaching out for u Every morning u’re there, by the scent of ur hair, the length of ur stare – sharp and bold, silver and gold, stalking my steps like a shadow, so... Let's pretend (let's just pretend) Let's pretend (let's just pretend) Let's pretend it will last Let's pretend (let's just pretend) Let's pretend (let's just pretend) Let's pretend it will last
6.
All dressed up, with nowhere to go Drunk on memories, nothing to smoke Watching her naked letters sing, where nobody knows Still, this can't be wrong And the sky was an ocean of lavender grey, And I left all my thoughts back on the train See – nobody told she can't leave, and she can't stay, Where did she come from? 'cause it was over almost before it got started It was over almost before it got started It was over... in the... in the side effex of make-believe Who knows the weight of mistakes? 'cause when she finds her way back, I'll give what she takes When I smell the soft rain, she knows, I've been astray – To them – I'll never belong... Only to the leftover traces of things left unsaid, that always swimmed around on my tongue, but stayed in my head And everything we came for bloomed, then left for dead And the queen hums her lonely song But it was over almost before it got started, It was over almost before it got started It was over... in the... in the side effex of make-believe

about

The story of Seymour Liberty continues,
out from the boogieman blues
& the jungles of rotating lovers,
to the darker side of magic,
as he finds himself entangled
in the midst of a wanted widow.

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Words by Aaron M. Frison
Music Composed by Stoney Rock

Vocals by Coultrain
Produced by Stoney Rock (Black Spade)

Additional backing vocals on all songs by Dharma Jean
Live drums on "Like A Dusty Piano" by Jason "the dirtylynt" Moore

Recorded by Mazi Razani at The Tavern Of Ruin
Mixed & Mastered by Jacob Detering at The Red Pill

Artwork by Jessica Lynne Brown
Design Layout by Rob Lewis

Executive Producers: Aaron M. Frison & Kenny / Fresh Selects

FSX-004 © 2014 Fresh Selects.

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released December 21, 2014

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