Glass of Water

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Coldplay are a British Alternative Rock band formed in 1996 by lead vocalist Chris Martin and lead guitarist Jonny Buckland at University College London. After they formed Pectoralz, Guy Berryman joined the group as a bassist and they changed their name to Starfish.Will Champion joined as a drummer… more »

Scared of losing all the time
He wrote it in a letter 
He was a friend of mine
He heard you could see your future  Inside a glass of water 
With ripples and the rhymes 
He asked will I see heaven in mine?

Oh that is just the way it was
And nothing could be better 
And nothing ever was
And they say you can see your future  Inside a glass of water 
With riddles and the rhymes 
But will I see heaven in mine?
Oh, oh, oh

Son, don't ask,
 Neither how full nor empty is your glass  Cling to the mast
 Spend your whole life living in the past
 Going nowhere fast

So he wrote it on a wall
The hollowest of halos 
Is no halo at all
And Televisions selling plastic figurines of leaders  Saying nothing at all
And you chime  Stars in heaven align
Oh

Son, don't ask,
 Neither how full nor empty is your glass  Cling to the mast
 Spend your whole life living in the past
 Going nowhere fast

What are we drinking when we're done, just glasses of water

Written by: CHRISTOPHER ANTHONY JOHN MARTIN, GUY RUPERT BERRYMAN, JONATHAN MARK BUCKLAND, WILLIAM CHAMPION

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

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