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My Body Is A Cage Lyrics

from Neon Bible

"My Body Is A Cage" is track #1 on the album Neon Bible. It was written by Butler, Win / Chassagne, Regine / Kingsbury, Tim / Parry, Richard R / Butler, William / Gara, Jeremy.
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"My Body Is A Cage" is track #1 on the album Neon Bible. It was written by Butler, Win / Chassagne, Regine / Kingsbury, Tim / Parry, Richard R / Butler, William / Gara, Jeremy.
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My body is a cage
That keeps me from dancing with the one I love
But my mind holds the key
My body is a cage
That keeps me from dancing with the one I love
But my mind holds the key

I'm standing on the stage
Of fear and self-doubt
It's a hollow play
But they'll clap anyway

My body is a cage
That keeps me from dancing with the one I love
But my mind holds the key
Standing next to me my mind holds the key

I'm living in an age
That calls darkness light
Though my language is dead
Still the shapes fill my head

I'm living in an age
Whose name I don't know
Though the fear keeps me moving
Still my heart beats so slow

My body is a cage
That keeps me from dancing with the one I love
But my mind holds the key
Standing next to me my mind holds the key
My body is a cage

My body is a cage
We take what we're given
Just because you've forgotten
Doesn't mean you're forgiven

I'm living in an age
Still turning in the night
But when I get to the doorway
There's no one in sight

I'm living in an age
Realizing I'm dancing
With the one I love
But my mind holds the key

Still next to me
My mind holds the key
Set my spirit free, set my spirit free
Set my body free, set my body free
Set my spirit free, set my body free, oh, oh

Songwriters
Butler, Win / Chassagne, Regine / Kingsbury, Tim / Parry, Richard R / Butler, William / Gara, Jeremy

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