Patti Smith - Cash Lyrics




Here we go around again Curve of life spiraling
Everything we've ever known As the seed of life gets blown
And the miracle of time When will that time just end
Remember, you decide Take that vow
Grab that ring It's not a whim
Not a whim When you be cashing in

Try to turn your life around And all the things you do resound
And then you can't loose control Say your time has come and then
Hard to pinpoint find the seam Where that one time ends
Where that time begins Remember, you decide
Take that vow Take a stand
Grab that ring It's not a whim
It's not a whim It's only time
That you're cashing in

In the white noise of desire We can't hear a single thing
Floating round the fragile bough Afflictions of the human soul
Its beauty immaterial

You decide Stand along
The fallen ones Take revenge
Defeated sons Rend that coat
From seam to seam It's only time
It's only time That you spend
You spend It's only time
You spend Its only time
You spend It's only life
That you're cashing in





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  1. cindy mckee

    i got photo of patti at jims grave. section 6 pierre la chaisse. i walked to it same pose 1989. june. but since did P shirts babel group. free for free. well that was 20th C. but a friend fan gave me photo with beverly handwriting in back. “ patti at jim morrisons grave”. loopy writing. her husband said its over yr desk 6 yrs pass it on to cindy.
    ok.
    thx

  2. Dr. D of Astrology

    Fabulous song...especially that slick-flowing bass

    cindy mckee

    GianPaolo DiCocco are u talking about mr shanahan?

  3. Bernabe Peralta

    Alguien q tradusca este video...

  4. hillashfarm

    cool song

  5. Sharon Blackwell

    Well, I think this song's meaning is that you can turn your life around within the cycles of life as they hit you. You decide how your life will turn out....It is about taking a stand or proclamation  in what you believe in what your life is about and the worth of it. It is one of my favorite songs by her.