Dance Without Sleeping

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Melissa Etheridge

Melissa Lou Etheridge (born May 29, 1961) is an American rock singer-songwriter and activist. more »

I don't want to talk about it 
I've done enough I think 
I don't want to spend more money 
Don't want another drink 
I would scratch out all the images 
If I had the chance 
Don't ask me what I'm thinking 
Can't you see I only want to dance 

 Dance without sleeping 
 Dance without fear 
 Dance without senses no message I hear 
 Dance without sleeping 
 Dance till I'm numb 
 Dance till I think I can overcome 

 Walking on the edge of rage and understanding 
 Between the black and the white 
This child is so angry 
 Alone here tonight 
 Alarming desperation 
 Leads me to believe 
With all my shields and protection 
It's only me I deceive 

 Dance without sleeping 
 Dance without fear 
 Dance without senses no message I hear 
 Dance without sleeping 
 Dance till I'm numb 
 Dance till I think I can overcome 

The eyes on a magazine 
The voice on the radio 
The kiss on the movie screen 
This is the story I know 
 Fathers hold on and they never go 
 Mothers hold on and they never go 
 Lovers hold on and they never go 
 Lovers they come and they never go

 Dance without sleeping 
 Dance without fear 
 Dance without senses no message I hear 
 Dance without sleeping 
 Dance till I'm numb 
 Dance till I think I can overcome

Written by: MELISSA L ETHERRIDGE, KEVIN MCCORMICK, MAURICIO FRITZ LEWAK

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