Dallas, Airports, Bodybags

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"Dallas, Airports, Bodybags"
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Mercury cover
Song by American Music Club from the album Mercury
Released March 15, 1993
Format LP / CD / CS
Length 4:14
Label Reprise Records (US) / Virgin Records (UK)
Writer(s) Mark Eitzel
Producer(s) Mitchell Froom
Mercury track listing
  1. "Gratitude Walks"
  2. "If I Had A Hammer"
  3. "Challenger"
  4. "I've Been A Mess"
  5. "Hollywood 4-5-92"
  6. "What Godzilla Said To God When His Name Wasn't Found In The Book Of Life"
  7. "Keep Me Around"
  8. "Dallas, Airports, Bodybags"
  9. "Apology For An Accident"
  10. "Over And Done"
  11. "Johnny Mathis' Feet"
  12. "The Hopes And Dreams Of Heaven's 10,000 Whores"
  13. "More Hopes And Dreams"
  14. "Will You Find Me?"

"Dallas, Airports, Bodybags" is the 8th song on American Music Club's sixth album, 1993’s Mercury.

Lyrics

Shuffling through people like cards
I can’t find anyone to take my losing hand
Winning streak left me high and dry
A winning streak that slowly drains from the land

I’m hanging by a thread

Forget me I pray to the day
Tired of being stuck on a pin
Forget me, don’t see me this way
Jumping out of my skin

Hanging by a thread

Shuffling through people like cards
Let them blow around like sand
Maybe it’ll uncover some beauty in their eyes
Maybe it’ll give me a place to breathe
Maybe give me some room to stand

I’m hanging by a thread

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