Straw into Gold

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Idina Menzel

Idina Kim Menzel ( /ɪˈdiːnə mɛnˈzɛl/; born Mentzel on May 30, 1971) is an American actress, singer and songwriter. more »

I wonder if you sleep right now 
Do you realize I'm clinging to 
The edge of this bed I have 
 Nowhere to go, I have nowhere 

If I leave, you'll call me quitter 
If I stay, you'll punish me with silence and somehow 
You'll fall asleep... You'll fall asleep 

Well do you know that I won't sleep, 
No I won't sleep all night long 
As your silhouette turns its back on my spoon 
I'm mesmerized by the ricochet moon 
 Leaping this leprechaun's (Rumplestiltskin's) wall 

I'm so disenchanting 
 Intoxicated by my own tear's soul 
And come tomorrow 
When my beauty is old 
Like a speckled princess 
I'll try to cash in clovers for gold 
So I'll light a candle and begin to 
Write, turn to my work as refuge 

 Though my womb is a rush hour taxi 
Ride, but I will try 
To metamorphose pain along my plight 
But I'll despise each word I write 
So I am clinging to the 
Edge, like some soap-opera star 
With her ten second fade 
As the light cascades 
Do you love me anymore? 

I'll try to spin straw into gold 
 Straw into gold... Straw into gold... Straw into gold 
 Spinning for mercy 
 Spinning for hope 
 Spinning for love 
 Spinning for gold


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