It's a blue day We could jump or leap When I hit that water When it holds me I think about my father Doin' the same thing When he was a boy When he was a boy It's a blue day We could go fishing You'll catch the big one Ah
Slidin' the knife under the skin Grateful for this offering And all the livin' things under the sun Under the sun
Little brother, I think you're an angel I see your silver chain levitate When you keep flipping Baby boy, you're super cool I know you're scared, so was I But all will be revealed in time (Time, time)
Oh, look, the rays are in the bay now Can you hear the waves and the cicadas all around? I can make anything real Rays so hot, it's a summer body Every day is blue and never cloudy Don't look down I can make anything real
In the future If I have a daughter Will she have my waist? Or my widow's peak? My dreamer's disposition or my wicked streak?
Will she swear to die with her lover? Laugh with the stars like her mother When she was a girl? When she was a girl
Now the cherry black lipstick's gathering dust in a drawer I don't need her anymore 'Cause I got this power I just had to breathe (Breathe out, breathe out, breathe out) And tune in (Tune in, tune in, tune in, tune in) I just had to breathe (Breathe out, breathe out, breathe out) And tune in (Tune in, tune in, tune in, tune in) I just had to breathe And tune in I just had to breathe And tune in I just had to breathe
Oh, was enlightenment found? No, but I'm tryin', takin' it one year at a time Oh, oh, can you hear the sound? It's shimmerin' higher On the beach I'm buildin' a pyre (Used the wood brought in by the tide) I know you'll show me how I'll know When it's time to take off my robe and step into the choir