Keep This Dance For Me

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"Keep This Dance For Me"
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Mean Mark Eitzel Gets Fat cover
Song by Mark Eitzel from the album Mean Mark Eitzel Gets Fat
Released 1982
Format CS
Label Self-released
Writer(s) Mark Eitzel
Mean Mark Eitzel Gets Fat track listing
  1. "Swinglow"
  2. "You Can Be Beautiful"
  3. "Hold On To Your Love"
  4. "I Speak French"
  5. "A Tall Black Lady"
  6. "Keep This Dance For Me"
  7. "Shadow Of My Name"

"Keep This Dance For Me" is the 6th song on Mark Eitzel's debut album, 1982’s Mean Mark Eitzel Gets Fat.

Lyrics

You don't know the effect you make
The things you say leave me dead
I don't know what I'm trying to do today
I think something broke inside my head

They equip you with sanity
so you can do all kinds of things
Some arguments bring clarity
in a voice with which you cannot sing

It's okay if you just laugh
my other choices aren't that good
To watch you break from your state of ice
and burn just like wood

So turn off the light and close the door,
this is the nightmare we were brought to
where everything is provided for
but some way out to get to you

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