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A SILVER LINE



Credits
Lyric Credits: Sam Cooper, Ray Tarantino
Music Credits: Sam Cooper, Ray Tarantino
Producer Credits: Sam Cooper
Publisher Credits: Jerricat Music, Ray Tarantino
Performance Credits: Sam Cooper
Label Credits: Red Heart Records
Description
Short Song Description:
Here's something to remind us that dark circumstances are capable of producing something positive sometimes.
Story Behind the Song:
We were talking about things being deceptive and Greek/Roman mythology, an unusual conversation. It led to this.
Metadata
Song Length 4:52
Primary Genre Folk-Americana
Tempo / Feel Unique-General
Tempo / Feel Medium Slow (91 - 110)
Lead Vocal Male Vocal
Subject Matter 1 Failure
Subject Matter 2 Spirituality
Mood 1 Tense
Mood 2 Worried
Language English
Era 2000 and later
Lyrics
SILVER LINE
By Ray Tarantino and Sam Cooper ©2012
ray@raytarantino.com jericat@yahoo.com

Atlas, how heavy is the world on your shoulders tonight?
Is it heavier than all the thoughts on your turbulent mind?
If I could carry your burden, would you carry mine?
Does the beauty of your dream defeat it's decline?

Echo, how does it feel to be trapped in the stone,
Are you forced to repeat lies with your incorruptible tone?
What would you trade if I gave you a voice of your own?,
Would you define the thoughts on your mind, what would you condone?

But a storm is on this earth,
And my life is not a myth,
So I trace the towering darkness of a cloud,
With the shine of a silver line.

Achilles, how sharp is the blade of the sword that you wield?
Does it make feel you can battle without bearing a shield?
If I crafted boots that fit you, would you strike a deal?
How do you know that a prince won't shoot at your heel?

But a storm is on this earth,
And my life is not a myth,
So I trace the towering darkness of a cloud,
With the shine of a silver line.

Cupid, do you retrieve the arrows you cast?
How do you feel when you witness that a love doesn't last?
What if I sliced every failure out of your past?
Would it feel like the good that you've done hasn't faded too fast?

But a storm is on this earth,
And my life is not a myth,
So I trace the towering darkness of a cloud,
With the shine of a silver line.
So I trace the towering darkness of a cloud,
With the shine of a silver line.