Silent Avenue

from by The Cellar Door



Never taught my body how to fear,
And fought for years what only I could hear.
The things I heard—I don't deserve the things I heard.

Manifest in only child mind
And best escape was climbing out of time—
Blink away another day.

Every blink connects me twice upon
The top of time, my once and future gone.
Touch the glass and come to pass.

There's the child with windows to the night
The mind creates a fear in every sight—
Draw the blinds of every kind.

Lift up your heads, you gates.
Be lifted up, lift up you ancient doors,
That the king of glory may come in glory.

Pull the covers more over my head—
Cool covers keeping me holy.
Lift up your voice to some silent avenue.
Wait for the glow, for the glow.


from Flightlessness, released May 28, 2013
Music & Lyrics by Gabe Much



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The Cellar Door Seattle, Washington

An indie band out of Seattle, WA, The Cellar Door has a driven pop sound with an earthy vocal core, and they long to sing about fantastic things.

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