I Like Pretending

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IAMX is the solo musical project of Chris Corner, formerly of the band Sneaker Pimps. Founded in 2004 in London, it is an independent music project which also focuses on and experiments with visual art. Musically, IAMX spans multiple genres from electronic rock and dance music to burlesque influenc… more »

Your silver skin
That crawls in rhythm, sweats like spring  Returns me to the death wish

And all my epiphanies 
That branded me and broke my knees  Confirms me into the death wish

 Misfits for free
A gravity pure expression tears and
 Pulls them into the death wish.

And all our accessories 
That concentrate the pain and tease  Embrace them, with the death wish

Are we pretending?
Are we pretending?
Are we pretending?
I like pretending 

Are we machines 
Obsolete, alone 
With symbiotic self indulgence 
And if we dig deep
The circuitry burnt out, bends 
Into neurotic repetition.

But your silver skin soothes my aching curses
And reminds me
That you're worth it.

The whole world's insanities 
The bleeding hearts and tragedies 
Won't distract me from the death wish

Are we pretending?
Are we pretending?
Are we pretending?
I like pretending 

Are we pretending?
Are we pretending?
Are we pretending?
'Cause I like pretending

Written by: CHRIS CORNER

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

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