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The World I Know Lyrics

from 7even Year Itch: Collective Soul Greatest Hits 1994-2001

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"The World I Know" is track #9 on the album 7even Year Itch: Collective Soul Greatest Hits 1994-2001. It was written by Roland, Ed / Childress, Ross Brian.
"The World I Know" is track #9 on the album 7even Year Itch: Collective Soul Greatest Hits 1994-2001. It was written by Roland, Ed / Childress, Ross Brian.

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Has our conscience shown?
Has the sweet breeze blown?
Has all the kindness gone?
Hope still lingers on
I drink myself of newfound pity
Sitting alone in New York City
And I don't know why

Are we listening
Hymns of offering?
Have we eyes to see
That love is gathering?
All the words that I've been reading
Have now started the act of bleeding
Into one, into one

So I walk up on high
And I step to the edge
To see my world below
And I laugh at myself
While the tears roll down
'Cause it's the world I know
Oh it's the world I know

I drink myself of newfound pity
Sitting alone in New York City
And I don't know why, don't know why

So I walk up on high
And I step to the edge
To see my world below
And I laugh at myself
While the tears roll down
'Cause it's the world I know
Oh it's the world I know

So I walk up on high
And I step to the edge
To see my world belo
And I laugh at myself
While the tears roll down
'Cause it's the world I know
Oh it's the world I know

Songwriters
ROLAND, ED / CHILDRESS, ROSS BRIAN

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