We've updated our Terms of Use. You can review the changes here.

Mockingbirds & Jealous Folk

from Death By Sunset by Dave McPherson

/

about

This track is quite an honest tune originally from 'A bridge for burning'. One of my best friends Hadleigh Ford personally requested it make the 'Death By Sunset' cut so here it is!

lyrics

Just because I'm unstable doesn't mean I'm incapable
It doesn't mean I'm not saveable
All the boys say and all the girls say
Don't you think you've had enough?
I must be greedy, greedy
Simply greedy in the grand old English way

You seem to think that I'm arrogant
But you don't see me behind closed doors
Climbing the walls feeling so insignificant
I know, I know I can get a little bit complacent
All the boys say and all the girls say
That guy thinks he's something else
Maybe I'm timid and lately you're intimidating me
Socially frigid in the grand old English way

I fall from grace every single day
Just so that you can't possibly hurt me
I'm grinning in my own stupid little way
'Cause my smile disgusts you
Get irrationally jealous, misguidedly zealous
Overtly precious in the grand old English way

credits

from Death By Sunset, released October 19, 2011

license

all rights reserved

tags

about

Dave McPherson Brentwood, UK

Music |ˈmyo͞ozik|
noun
1 the art or science of combining vocal or instrumental sounds (or both) to produce beauty of form, harmony, and expression of emotion.

Music is my life. An oft-used cliché yet nonetheless true for me. I've devoted most of my existence to exploring it in every way & in turn it has enabled me to travel the world & meet new friends all over.

Hope you like my sounds!
... more

contact / help

Contact Dave McPherson

Streaming and
Download help

Shipping and returns

Redeem code

Report this track or account

Dave McPherson recommends:

If you like Dave McPherson, you may also like: