Butterfly Kiss

from by Shagg

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lyrics

New day is dawning, sun burns my eyes
Stretch in the morning, yawning; now I may rise
I'll seize the day before it beats down on me
Victory of the heart is my revelry

My wish is a smooth butterfly kiss
Love and war is the same
If you approach it like a game

There was a garden where my heart grows
Outstretched petals where love overflows
Here we are facing the world without a net
Trials and tribulations make you want to forget

I can save you from a far worse fate
But from my own demons I can't escape
You say you believe in me
While I drown in misery

Got to have foundation or something to hold
Solitude is always so long and cold
There's strength in numbers and I rolled my numbers
When I looked into your eyes

I want to bathe you in golden shards of light
I didn't fade you into the night
You say you believe in me
While I drown in misery

credits

from Buh Ba Ba Ba, released May 11, 2005
Music by Michael Preston, lyrics by Aaron Mitchell

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Shagg Brooklyn, New York

Started by five friends living in the same Brooklyn neighborhood, Shagg is rock/pop that gets a groove on. We've twice been a finalist in the John Lennon Songwriting Contest and a CMJ editors' pick for the American Music Awards.

"[Shagg's] musicianship is tasteful and tight, and the songs are a seamless and highly recommended soul-rock mélange." – All Music Guide
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