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from Guilty Rainbow (2011 album) by Roommate



i am
a privileged man

i was loved as a child
and my love has grown wild
and my wants have grown plenty

when my cup is empty
it is easily filled
and when blood is spilled in waves
i may cry for days
but its swirling eddies
never reach me

i am not ready for whatever it is you are trying to teach me
i am not ready for your clever attempts to beseech me
i am stubborn and petty i am stubborn and petty
and i am not ready

i am not ready


from Guilty Rainbow (2011 album), released March 22, 2011




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Roommate began as a Kent Lambert solo project in NYC in 2000 and has been an ever-mutating Chicago band since 2004. The band's 2015 album MAKE LIKE was described by [sic] magazine's Tim Clarke as "astute, economical, meticulously performed and produced, and deeply affecting, both lyrically and musically." ... more


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