The Suburbs

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Arcade Fire is an indie rock band based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, consisting of husband and wife duo of Win Butler and Régine Chassagne, along with Will Butler, Richard Reed Parry, Tim Kingsbury, Jeremy Gara, and Sarah Neufeld. The band came to prominence in 2004 with the release of their criti… more »

In the suburbs I
I learned to drive And you told me we'd never survive
Grab your mother's keys we're leavin'

You always seemed so sure
That one day we'd fight in
In a suburban world
your part of town gets minor So you're standin' on the opposite shore
But by the time the first bombs fell
We were already bored
We were already, already bored
 Sometimes I can't believe it
I'm movin' past the feeling Sometimes I can't believe it
I'm movin' past the feeling again

Kids wanna be so hard
But in my dreams we're still screamin' and runnin' through the yard
And all of the walls that they built in the seventies finally fall
And all of the houses they build in the seventies finally fall Meant nothin' at all Meant nothin' at all
It meant nothin
 Sometimes I can't believe it
I'm movin' past the feeling Sometimes I can't believe it
I'm movin' past the feeling and into the night 
So can you understand?
Why I want a daughter while I'm still young
I wanna hold her hand
And show her some beauty Before this damage is done

But if it's too much to ask, it's too much to ask
Then send me a son
 Under the overpass In the parking lot we're still waiting
It's already passed
So move your feet from hot pavement and into the grass Cause it's already passed
It's already, already passed!
 Sometimes I can't believe it
I'm movin' past the feeling Sometimes I can't believe it
I'm movin' past the feeling again

I'm movin' past the feeling I'm movin' past the feeling 
In my dreams we're still screamin'
We're still screamin'
We're still screamin'

Written by: JEREMY GARA, REGINE CHASSAGNE, RICHARD R PARRY, TIM KINGSBURY, WILLIAM BUTLER, WIN BUTLER

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The Suburbs