How To Blanch Collard Greens

lyrics

I went to bed with a woman
And I woke up alone
I went to bed a little boy
And I woke up full grown

I need far less than I’m taking
But she’s all I’ve ever known

And her thumb is double-jointed

I still don’t know if
I’m ready to remember
How easy it can be

From down under
She spread her sister’s dust in Mexico
And with it on the wind she came to me

In the last line of her letter
For reasons I may never know
It was more like her peace said her

And her thumb is double-jointed

Oh my lover my temptation
The death of me
And my salvation

Aglow, pink in a
Sublunar spotlight, crowned by
Gardenias

And her thumb is double-jointed

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