He Doesn't Know Why

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Fleet Foxes are an indie folk band that formed in Seattle, Washington. They are signed to the Sub Pop and Bella Union record labels. The band came to prominence in 2008 with the release of their second EP, Sun Giant, and their debut full length album Fleet Foxes. Both Sun Giant and their eponymous … more »

Penniless and tired, let your hair grow long
I was looking at you there and your face looked wrong
 Memory is a fickle siren song
I didn't understand 

 Image and a light as the morning nears
You don't say a single word of your last two years 
Well you will be, you'll reach the frontier 
I didn't understand, oh

See your running hands and a silver knife
 Twenty dollars in your hand that you hold so tight 
All the evidence of your vacantlie 
My brother you were born

And you will try to do what you did before 
Pull the wool over your eyes
For a week or more
Let your family take you back to your original mind

There's nothing I can do
There's nothing I can do
There's nothing I can say
There's nothing I can say
I can say


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