(ill YAY' mee) n.
award-winning percussive rock-folk from Baltimore, MD

Georgetown.

They took my father's eyes
Left me brown & colourblind
Twisting in the wind
Like he'd never been
They took my father's eyes

Down in Georgetown on the water
Fog rolls in off the river
The winter's dying
A velvet death
Drowned by college kids &
epithets

But they took my father's eyes
left us in the red
Left us waiting for a sign
Left us waiting on the dead

Georgetown is underground
In all our favourite ways
You can tell in the price of beer
And MRIs
You're not good enough to Live here

They took my father's eyes
Left me blue & colourblind
And twisting in the wind
Like he'd never been
They took my father's eyes

They say this is just history
Water underneath the bridge
But you & I we've got this history
And they've got my father's eyes

Down in Georgetown they make promises
Down in Georgetown they tell lies
Down in Georgetown they said they'd save his Life
They didn't meet my mother's eyes
Couldn't meet my mother's eyes x2
They couldn't meet my mothers's eyes x2

©2016 rob hinkal

Albums:
i love you And I Miss You | Jumpstarting the Bus | the Grave | Strength in Hare | Clockwork Wooden Mouse Dreams | Wingsweep/Wingswept | Bulldozer Not Included | Myxomatosis Failed | on Luck on Fumes on Spit on Love | Myxomatosis Took Its Toll | Upholstered Fortress | the fifth circle | Between Lover & Twilight | A Gift For Saint Cecilia | Samples | Another Life / Another Live | A Message in the Mess Vol. 1 | cicada



A Perfect Day
Allergy
Argonauts
Asher's Prayer
Ask For Me
Asparagus
Baliset
Bearclaw's Mule
bRIDGE
Bulldozer
Chalk Pit
Choke Cherry
Coal Boulder
the Coffeehouse
Common Song
Counting
Crazy As A Good Thing
Credit
Cricket Hunt
Deep in the AM
Didn't Take It Down
Draw You In
Drift
Drown
Elephant Joke
Embers
Even Now
For Everyone a Reckoning
For Your Sake
Friday
Gaze
Georgetown
this Gift
Glom of Nit
Good Heart
Growing Home
Hands
HARM
Hum
Illinois is Overflowing
In the Water
Leave Me Lonely
Letters from the Front
Looking Back
LooseN
Love a Girl Gone
Lower Thank You
the MARC
the March of the Rabbit
Matador
Molotov Swell
My Awesome Fawm Song
Natural 20
Negative Space
No Blue Left
No Place is Home
Ode to a Heat Vent
oh Damn
Oklahoma Revival (1933)
Oracle
Peat Ice
Pine
Pocketing
Pollock
Protest Song
PUSH
rearview
the Revenge of the Mouse King
Revolutions Per Minute
Rob's Lament
Samples
Save Berlin
Seat
Scene
Secret Surgery
Selkie
Sever
Silent Little Bells
Simile Blue
Slight Departure
Sorry If
Speaking Louder Now
Spinning
Spiral
Spiral Notebook
Spring
Stay Close
Steel
Storm
Strain
the Sundress Song
Swan Song
Terms
Toll
Trouble
U-X
VA29
Valeri
the Vow Song
We Must Be Ships
the Weight
Well Plumbed
Will
the Winter Bride
the Worm Song
Wreckingball
You Never Answer
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