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Simple Twist Of Fate Lyrics
Simple Twist Of Fate Song Lyrics
They sat together in the park
As the evening sky grew dark,
She looked at him and he felt a spark tingle to his bones.
'Twas then he felt alone and wished that he'd gone straight
And watched out for a simple twist of fate.
They walked along by the old can*l
A little confused, I remember well
And stopped into a strange hotel with a neon burnin' bright.
He felt the heat of the night hit him like a freight train
Moving with a simple twist of fate.
A saxophone someplace far off played
As she was walkin' by the arcade.
As the light bust through a beat-up shade where he was wakin' up,
She dropped a coin into the cup of a blind man at the gate
And forgot about a simple twist of fate.
He woke up, the room was bare
He didn't see her anywhere.
He told himself he didn't care, pushed the window open wide,
Felt an emptiness inside to which he just could not relate
Brought on by a simple twist of fate.
He hears the ticking of the clocks
And walks along with a parrot that talks,
Hunts her down by the waterfront docks where the sailers all come in.
Maybe she'll pick him out again, how long must he wait
Once more for a simple twist of fate.
People tell me it's a sin
To know and feel too much within.
I still believe she was my twin, but I lost the ring.
She was born in spring, but I was born too late
Blame it on a simple twist of fate.
I'm Not There Song List
›All Along The Watchtower
›I'm Not There
›Goin' To Acapulco
Jim James / Calexico
›Ballad Of A Thin Man
›Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again
›Fourth TIme Around
Yo La Tengo
Iron & Wine / Calexico
›Highway 61 Revisited
›One More Cup Of Coffee
Roger McGuinn / Calexico
›The Lonesome Death Of Hattie Carroll
›Simple Twist Of Fate
›The Man In The Long Black Coat
›Senor / Tales Of Yankee Power
Willie Nelson / Calexico
›As I Went Out One Morning
›Can't Leave Her Behind
Stephen Malkmus / Lee Ranaldo
›Ring Them Bells
›Just Like A Woman
›Mama You've Been On My Mind / A Fraction Of Last Thoughts On Woody Guthrie
›I Wanna Be Your Lover
Yo La Tengo
›You Ain't Goin Nowhere
Glen Hansard / Marketa Irglova
›Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window?
The Hold Steady
›Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues
Ramblin' Jack Elliott
›The Wicked Messenger
The Black Keys
›Cold Iron Bound
›The Times They Are A Changin'
›When The Ship Comes In
Marcus Carl Franklin
›I Dreamed I Saw St. Augustine
›Knockin' On Heaven's Door
›I'm Not There (Reprise)