A Fitting Song For The Corporation

by The Searcher 3 Replies latest social entertainment

  • The Searcher
    The Searcher

    Powerful cover version of a timeless classic!

    "Hello darkness, my old friend, I've come to talk with you again, Because a vision softly creeping,
    Left its seeds while I was sleeping, And the vision that was planted in my brain Still remains, Within the sound of silence.
    In restless dreams I walked alone Narrow streets of cobblestone, 'Neath the halo of a street lamp,
    I turned my collar to the cold and damp, When my eyes were stabbed by the flash of a neon light That split the night,
    And touched the sound of silence.
    And in the naked light I saw, Ten thousand people, maybe more. People talking without speaking, People hearing without listening, People writing songs that voices never share And no one dared, Disturb the sound of silence.
    "Fools," said I, "You do not know. Silence like a cancer grows. Hear my words that I might teach you. Take my arms that I might reach you." But my words like silent raindrops fell And echoed in the wells of silence
    And the people bowed and prayed, To the neon god they made. [JW.0RG] And the sign flashed out its warning In the words that it was forming. And the sign said, "The words of the prophets are written on the subway walls And tenement halls, And whispered in the sounds of silence."


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  • AudeSapere
    You are right. Powerful.
  • Diogenesister

    Searcher...you certainly teach, and reach...I really didn't know the words to this song...just blew me away!!

    With the eagles hotel California this beauty is definitely one of our anthems

    Thank you for posting xx

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