Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to Poppy Day by The Legendary Pink Dots. Please check back for more The Legendary Pink Dots lyrics.

Poppy Day Lyrics

Artist: The Legendary Pink Dots
Album: The Tower

We'll remember when that wreath is just a crown of thorns to drape
around your helmet - hide out anywhere at all. We'll remember when
you're no more than a poem on a grave - a sideline for the guy who
writes the birthday cards but never signs his name. He's got your
number, feels your pain... though you're smiling from the mantel-piece
and you've got your rifle trained. It's pointing at the T.V. Shall
we tell you when to fire? There's a programme we all hate... it's not
a late show so you won't be tired. We remember how you loved the war
films, and hid behind the sofa throwing balls of silver paper. We
remember. We remember. We've got our poppies on. We hear the clock
chime out eleven. We remember, we remember it's Poppy Day. (You
shall not grow old!)

Comments/Interpretations

no comments yet








Related:
The Legendary Pink Dots Lyrics
The Legendary Pink Dots The Tower Lyrics

More The Legendary Pink Dots Music Lyrics:
The Legendary Pink Dots - Casting The Runes Lyrics
The Legendary Pink Dots - Expresso Noir Lyrics
The Legendary Pink Dots - Just A Lifetime Lyrics
The Legendary Pink Dots - Regression Lyrics
The Legendary Pink Dots - Stoned Obituary Lyrics
The Legendary Pink Dots - The Red And The Black Lyrics
The Legendary Pink Dots - Tower Two Lyrics
The Legendary Pink Dots - Waving At The Aeroplanes Lyrics