Lyrics Depot
Lyrics » Rush Lyrics » THE BIG WHEEL Lyrics
Find Song Lyrics:



Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to THE BIG WHEEL by Rush. Please check back for more Rush lyrics.

THE BIG WHEEL Lyrics

Artist: Rush
Album: Roll The Bones

Words by Neil Peart, Music by Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson

Well, I was only a kid -- didn't know enough to be afraid
Playing the game, but not the way the big boys played
Nothing to lose -- maybe I had something to trade
The way the big wheel spins

Well, I was only a kid, on a holy crusade
I placed no trust in a faith that was ready-made
Take no chances on paradise delayed
So I do a slow fade

PLAYING FOR TIME
Don't want to wait for heaven
LOOKING FOR LOVE
For an angel to forgive my sins
PLAYING WITH FIRE
Chasing something new to believe in
LOOKING FOR LOVE
The way the big wheel spins

Well, I was only a kid, cruising around in a trance
Prisoner of fate, victim of circumstance
I was lined up for glory, but the tickets sold out in advance
The way the big wheel spins

Well, I was only a kid, gone without a backward glance
Going for broke, going for another chance
Hoping for heaven -- hoping for a fine romance
If I do the right dance

Wheel goes round, landing on a twist of faith
Taking your chances you'll have the right answers
When the final judgment begins

Wheel goes round, landing on a leap of fate
Life redirected in ways unexpected
Sometimes the odd number wins
The way the big wheel spins
Comments/Interpretations
no comments yet


Name:
Comment:






Related:
Rush Lyrics
Rush Roll The Bones Lyrics

More Rush Music Lyrics:
Rush - Armor And Sword Lyrics
Rush - For What It's Worth Lyrics
Rush - Jacob's Ladder Lyrics
Rush - LEAVE THAT THING ALONE Lyrics
Rush - STICK IT OUT Lyrics
Rush - TEST FOR ECHO Lyrics
Rush - Vapor Trail Lyrics
Rush - WHERE'S MY THING Lyrics

© 2014 LyricsDepot.com. All Rights Reserved.
All lyrics are the property of their respective authors, artists and labels.