Pet Shop Boys - Viva La Vida / Domino Dancing Lyrics




Watch them all fall down
Watch them all fall down

I used to rule the world
Seas would rise when I gave the word
Now in the morning I sleep alone
Sweep the streets I used to own

I used to roll the dice
Feel the fear in my enemy's eyes
Listen as the crowd would sing
"Now the old king is dead, long live the king"

One minute I held the key
Next the walls were closed on me
Now I discovered that my castles stand
Upon pillars of salt and pillars of sand

I hear Jerusalem bells a-ringin'
Roman cavalry choirs are singin'
Be my mirror, my sword and shield
My missionaries in a foreign field
For some reason I can't explain
I know St. Peter won't call my name
Never an honest word
And that was when I ruled the world

It was a wicked and wild wind
Blew the doors to let me in
Shattered windows and the sound of drums
People couldn't believe what I'd become

Revolutionaries wait
For my head on a silver plate
Just a puppet on a lonely string
Oh, who would ever want to be king?

I hear Jerusalem bells a-ringin'
Roman cavalry choirs are singin'
Be my mirror, my sword and shield
My missionaries in a foreign field
For some reason I can't explain
I know St. Peter won't call my name
Never an honest word
But that was when I ruled the world

Watch them all fall down
Watch them all fall down

Oh, oh, oh, oh, oh...





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Pet Shop Boys Viva La Vida / Domino Dancing Comments
  1. Nico Olive

    "when you watch coldplay fans fighting with minecraft fans because a music"

    -Watch they alll fall down.

  2. Paul García

    Better than Coldplay version.

    One Bunny Owsla

    100% less of Chris Martin's vocals is always a bonus.

  3. Juan Rivera 89

    VivA la ViDA🇲🇽🇲🇽🇲🇽

  4. Júnior César

    🇧🇷🤙🏼

  5. Randall Warren

    I loved this...