Anyone Can Tell

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Crowded House

Crowded House are a pop rock band formed in Melbourne, Australia in 1985 by lead-vocalist and primary songwriter, New Zealand-born Neil Finn. The other founding members were Australians Paul Hester and Nick Seymour. Later band members included Neil's brother Tim Finn and Americans Mark Hart and Mat… more »

I dream of a place that's hedged with roses 
With a man in the middle don't talk in riddles 
You get hung on every single word
Some call it high, some call it low

And I hear about things you don't want to know
But the truth is still a valuable thing
Don't get caught with your pants down baby
This world the criminal sing

 There is another world waiting 
But anyone can tell
 Anyone can tell
 Anyone can tell that I'm not lying 

You can hide your face
Pull it into shades 
'Cause you can't escape the lie forever 
I dream of a place that's overrun by children 

And the lord is in the kitchen 
Do your work and you'll get your rewards 
'Cause what you are is all that really matters
What is left you can easily scatter

On the ground a head covered in mud
Don't step on my principles baby
In spite of what you have done
One day you will have the wisdom 

I will tell you
 Everything straight
 Anyone can tell that I'm not lying 
You can hide your face

You can change your shape 
'Cause you can escape the lie forever  Anyone can tell
 Anyone can tell

Written by: NEIL MULLANE FINN

Lyrics © CHRYSALIS SONGS O/B/O ROUNDHEAD MUSIC

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