Letras de músicas - Letras.mus.br

How Can You Live In The Northeast

Paul Simon

We heard the fireworks
Rushed out to watch the sky,
Happy go lucky, 4th of July

How can you live in the Northeast?
How can you live in the South?
How can you live on the banks of a river
When the floodwater pours from the mouth?

How can you be a Christian?
How can you be a Jew?
How can you be a Muslim, a Buddhist, a Hindu?
How can you?

Weak as the winter sun, we enter life on earth.
Names and religion comes just after date of birth.
And everybody gets a tongue to speak,
And everyone hears an inner voice,
A day at the end of the week to wonder and rejoice.

If the answer is infinite light, why do we sleep in the dark?

How can you live in the Northeast?
How can you live in the South?
How can you live on the banks of a river?
When the floodwater pours from the mouth?

How can you tap your body?
Why do you cover your hand?
How can you eat from a rice bowl
When the holy man breaks bread?

We watched the fireworks till they were fireflies.
Followed a path of stars over the endless skies.
How can you live in the Northeast?
How can you live in the South?
How can you build on the banks of a river
When the floodwater pours from the mouth, from the mouth?

I've been given all I wanted,
All the three generations of the book.
I've harvested and I've planted.
I'm wearing my father's old coat.

Composição: Paul Simon · Esse não é o compositor? Nos avise.
Enviada por Tulio
354 exibições
Ver mais fotos
  1. The Sound Of Silence
  2. Father And Daughter
  3. Adios Hermanos
  4. Graceland
  5. 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover
  6. Bridge over troubled water
  7. Still Crazy After All These Years
  8. The Obvious Child
  9. Homeless
  10. The Boxer
  11. Diamonds On The Soles Of Her Shoes
  12. Kodachrome
  13. You Can Call Me Al
  14. Slip Slidin' Away
  15. America
  16. El Condor Pasa
  17. Under African Skies
  18. American Tune
  19. The Boy In The Bubble
  20. Mrs. Robinson
  21. Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard
  22. The Lion Sleeps Tonight
  23. You Can Call Me All
  24. Cécilia
  25. Everything Put Together Falls Apart
  26. A Heart In New York
  27. Jesus Is The Answer
  28. Hearts And Bones
  29. Loves Me Like A Rock
  30. Duncan
  31. Homeward Bound
  32. Armistice Day
  33. Mother & Child Reunion
  34. Tenderness
  35. Was a Sunny Day
  36. Once upon a time there was an ocean
  37. Old Friends
  38. Scarborough Fair
  39. Crazy Love, Vol. II
  40. Darling Lorraine
  41. The Teacher
  42. Train In The Distance
  43. Gumboots
  44. Spirit Voices
  45. The Rhythm Of The Saints
  46. The Late Great Johnny Ace
  1. Bernadette
  2. Cars Are Cars
  3. Congratulations
  4. I do It For Your Love
  5. I Know What I Know
  6. Killer Wants To Go To College
  7. Late In The Evening
  8. Learn How To Fall
  9. Papa Hobo
  10. Paranoia Blues
  11. Peace Like a River
  12. Song About The Moon
  13. Take Me To The Mardi Gras
  14. The Coast
  15. The Cool, Cool River
  16. Thelma
  17. Sure Don't Feel Like Love
  18. Wake up little Susie
  19. The Afterlife
  20. So Beautiful Or So What
  21. All Because Of You
  22. Old
  23. You're The One
  24. That'S Where I Belong
  25. Look At That
  26. Senorita With A Necklace Of Tears
  27. Love
  28. Pigs, Sheep And Wolves
  29. Hurricane Eye
  30. Quiet
  31. A Poem On The Underground Wall
  32. Virgil
  33. Born In Puerto Rico
  34. All Around The World Or The Myth Of Fingerprints
  35. Can I Forgive Him
  36. One Man's Ceiling Is Another Man's Floor
  37. Trailways Bus
  38. Think Too Much
  39. When Numbers Get Serious
  40. Allergies
  41. Born At The Right Time
  42. Can't Run But
  43. Further To Fly
  44. God Bless The Absentee
  45. Gone At Last
  46. Have a Good Time
  1. How The Heart Approaches What It Yearns
  2. Jonah
  3. Killer Wants To Go To College II
  4. Long, Long Day
  5. My Little Town
  6. Night Game
  7. Nobody
  8. Oh, Marion
  9. One-Trick Pony
  10. Proof
  11. Quality
  12. Rene & Georgette Magritte With Their Dog After The War
  13. Run That Body Down
  14. Satin Summer Nights
  15. She Moves On
  16. Silent Eyes
  17. Some Folks Lives Roll Easy
  18. Something So Right
  19. Sunday Afternoon
  20. That Was Your Mother
  21. That's Why God Made The Movies
  22. The Vampires
  23. Time Is An Ocean
  24. You're Kind
  25. Another Galaxy
  26. Beautiful
  27. Everything About It Is A Love Song
  28. How Can You Live In The Northeast
  29. I Don't Believe
  30. Outrageous
  31. That's Me
  32. Wartime Prayers
  33. Richard Cory
  34. St. Judy's Comet
  35. The Side of a Hill
  36. April comes she will
  37. Mabellene
  38. Ace In The Hole
  39. A Church Is Burning
  40. Stranded In a Limousine
  41. Spiral Highway
  42. Soft Parachutes
  43. Blessed
  44. Love And Hard Times
Ouvindo agora ouvintes online
    Estilos Musicais
      Últimos destaques