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Fake Empire Lyrics

from Boxer

"Fake Empire" is track #10 on the album Boxer. It was written by Bryce D. Dessner, Matthew D. Berninger.
"Fake Empire" is track #10 on the album Boxer. It was written by Bryce D. Dessner, Matthew D. Berninger.

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Stay out super late tonight
Picking apples, making pies
Put a little something in our lemonade
And take it with us

Were half awake in a fake empire
Were half awake in a fake empire

Tiptoe through our shiny city
With our diamond slippers on
Do our gay ballet on ice
Bluebirds on our shoulders

Were half awake in a fake empire
Were half awake in a fake empire

Turn the light out, say goodnight
No thinking for a little while
Let's not try to figure out everything at once
Its hard to keep track of you falling through the sky

Were half awake in a fake empire
Were half awake in a fake empire

Songwriters
BRYCE D. DESSNER, MATTHEW D. BERNINGER

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