Woodcutter's Son

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Paul Weller

Paul Weller (born 25 May 1958) is an English singer-songwriter. Starting with the band The Jam (1976–1982), Weller went on to branch out musically to a more soulful style with The Style Council (1983–1989). In 1991 he established himself as a successful solo artist, and continues to remain a re… more »

Sugar town has turned so sour
Its people angry in their sleep
There's more small-town paranoia
Sweeping down its evil sheets,
You can tell it's witching hour
You can feel the spirits rise
When the room goes very quiet
And there's hatred in their eyes

You better give me the chance
I'll cut you down with a glance
Yeah, with my small axe, so help me,
And tho' I'm only one
And tho' weak I'm strong
And if it comes to the crunch
Then I'm the woodcutter's son

And I'm cutting down the wood for the 
Good of everyone!

There's a silence when I enter
And a murmur when I leave
I can see their jealous faces
I can feel the ice they breathe

Written by: PAUL JOHN WELLER

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

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