Elliott Smith

Overview / Lyrics / Photos / Videos / News

Going Nowhere Lyrics

from New Moon

"Going Nowhere" is track #6 on the album New Moon. It was written by Smith, Steven P..
Edit
"Going Nowhere" is track #6 on the album New Moon. It was written by Smith, Steven P..
For Example...
What chart rank did the song debut? What is the song about? Has it won any awards?, etc.
Cancel Submit
Thank You For Your Submission
Your introduction will appear once it has been deemed awesome by our team of wizards.

Going Nowhere Submit Correct Lyrics

Submit Corrections Cancel

He waved hello silent like a mime
We met, there's no changing my mind
I won't walk the stairs with you tonight
Going nowhere

The clock moved a quarter of a turn
The time it took a cigarette to burn
She said you got a lot of things to learn
Going nowhere

I saw you move a certain way
I missed you a lot
Return to this abandoned place
It should've been forgot

Echoes drown the conversation out
Echoes that only seem to bring about
A silent expression, easy read aloud
Going nowhere

The steps made a pattern I'd never seen
I felt like a kid of six or seventeen
I was off in some empty daydream
Going nowhere

It's dead and gone in a matter of fact
It maybe for the best
He said some things you can't take back
Honestly I guess

The old records were sitting on the floor
The ones I can't put on anymore
He walked over to her like before
Going nowhere, going nowhere
Going nowhere

Songwriters
SMITH, STEVEN P.

Published by
Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

Listen to Elliott Smith Radio on Last.fm, Radio.com or Jango

Music News