Dimly Lit Shanty Town

(The Singaround Project)

A ballad. Burning bridges hide the view of the other side.

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Chorus: Tears ran, tears flowed, Lines constricted her face, Pride and jealousy glowed, Time kept its pace. Unable to disconnect or shut down, To forget . To cross the front porch, To run, and then again to resurge, In a dimly lit shanty town. She wishes To hide, stay out of sight, burn bridges. Chorus: Tears ran, tears flowed, Lines constricted her face, Pride and jealousy glowed, Time kept its pace. “You go to hell and you leave now”. He won’t let her in, he will not let her near. She’ll walk, but the roads are none too clear. Her penalty –densely forested fringes, To hide, stay out of sight, burn bridges. Chorus: Tears ran, tears flowed, Lines constricted her face, Pride and jealousy glowed, X XXXXX XXXX XXX XXXXX XX XXX XXXXXX XXX XXXX XXXX X XXXXXXXX XX XX XXXXXXXX XXX XXXX XXX XX XXX XXXXX XXXXXX XX XXXXX XXX XXXXXXX XXXXX XXX XXXXXX XX XXX XXX XXXX XXXXXXX XXXX XX XXXX XXXX XXX XX XXXXXX XXXX XXXXXXXX XXXXXXX XXXXXX XXXX XXXXX XXXXXXX X XXXXXX XXXXXXXXXXX XXX XXXXX X XXXXXX XXX XXXXXXXX XXXXXXX X XXXXX XXXX XXX XXXXX

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