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Spirit Dancer

from Requiem by And Tears Fell

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The original recording of this track was included on the Angry Odin EP (1992) and on the 1998 CD release.

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Lightning strikes a lone explosion
Fire in my mind
I'm hoping these ecstatic visions
Won't strike me blind

But still I wear the hours
My spirit torn inside
Praying nature leaves me with
A modicum of pride

Ancient dreams
Look inside me
Ancient dreams
Walk with me

Staring at the open ocean
Clouds gather above
I'm thinking of a grand illusion
People full of love

But every time I blink my eyes
The tears wash the dream away
I sit and wait for its return
Perhaps another day

Ancient dreams
Look inside me
Ancient dreams
Walk with me

Spirit dancer, dance your dreams
Let it fill your heart
Fill the sky with your cries
Make a brand new start

Spirit dancer, dance your dreams
Let it fill your heart
Tear the sky open wide
Make a brand new start

Rabbit on the southern wind
Coyote in the stones
The sweat pours out of me
And chills me to the bone

Red Road calling
But the city calls me its own
Can I walk a million paths
And ever end up home?

Ancient dreams
Look inside me
Ancient dreams
Walk with me

Spirit dancer, dance your dreams
Let it fill your heart
Fill the sky with your cries
Make a brand new start

Spirit dancer, dance your dreams
Let it fill your heart
Tear the sky open wide
Make a brand new start

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from Requiem, released November 11, 2007

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And Tears Fell Seattle, Washington

And Tears Fell was an eclectic art-rock recording project founded by Todd & Samantha Downing in the San Francisco Bay Area in 1988. Twenty years, a move to Seattle and five albums later, Todd put the project to bed for good. The REQUIEM album is a tribute to Samantha, who lost her battle with cancer in 2005. ... more

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