How Come

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Ray LaMontagne

Raymond "Ray" Charles Jack LaMontagne ( /lɑːmɒnˈteɪn/; born June 18, 1973) is an American singer-songwriter. LaMontagne has released four studio albums, Trouble, Till the Sun Turns Black, Gossip in the Grain and God Willin' & the Creek Don't Rise. He was born in New Hampshire and was inspi… more »

People on the street now Faces long and grim Souls are feeling heavy
And faith is growing thin Fears are getting stronger
You can Feel them on the rise Hopelessness got some by the throat you can see it in their eyes
I said how come
How come Everybody on a shoestring Everybody in a hole Everybody crossing their fingers and toes Government man spin his politics till he got you pinned Everybody trying to reach out to each other But they don't know where to begin I said how come
I can't tell
The free world From living hell
I said how come
How come
All I see
Is a child of god
In misery I said how come the pistol now as profit The bullet some kind of lord and king
But pain is the only promise that this so called savior is going to bring Love can be a liar
And justice can be a thief And freedom can be an empty cup from which everybody want to drink I said how come
I can't tell
The free world From living hell
I said how come
How come
All I see
Is a child of god
In misery I said how come
Its just man killing man Killing man Killing man Killing man Killing man
I don't understand Its just man killing man

Written by: BRYAN A JOHNSON, DE SHAUN DUPREE HOLTON, DENAUN PORTER, DEWITT MOORE, MARSHALL MATHERS

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