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Strychnine/Peace, Love, and Understanding Lyrics

from The Day They Shot A Hole In The Jesus Egg - The Priest Driven Ambulance Album, Demos And Outtakes

"Strychnine/Peace, Love, and Understanding" is track #22 on the album The Day They Shot A Hole In The Jesus Egg - The Priest Driven Ambulance Album, Demos And Outtakes. It was written by Costello, Elvis.
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As I walk through
This wicked world
Searchin' for light in the darkness of insanity.
I ask myself
Is all hope lost?
Is there only pain and hatred, and misery?

And each time I feel like this inside,
There's one thing I wanna know:
What's so funny 'bout peace love and understanding? Oh
What's so funny 'bout peace love and understanding?

And as I walked on
Through troubled times
My spirit gets so downhearted sometimes
So where are the strong
And who are the trusted?
And where is the harmony?
Sweet harmony.

'Cause each time I feel it slippin' away, just makes me wanna cry.
What's so funny 'bout peace love and understanding? Oh
What's so funny 'bout peace love and understanding?

So where are the strong?
And who are the trusted?
And where is the harmony?
Sweet harmony.

'Cause each time I feel it slippin' away, just makes me wanna cry.
What's so funny 'bout peace love and understanding? Oh
What's so funny 'bout peace love and understanding? Oh
What's so funny 'bout peace love and understanding?

Songwriters
COSTELLO, ELVIS

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