Mrs. Wright

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"Mrs. Wright"
Song by Mark Eitzel
Writer(s) Mark Eitzel

"Mrs. Wright" is an unreleased song by Mark Eitzel, written and recorded in the spring of 1989. The demo version begins and ends with an audio reading of the Charles Bukowski poem, "Death Of An Idiot".

Lyrics

Mrs. Wright bids her children goodnight
With her back to the shore she stares at the horizon
All the gray women stare at the horizon
All the gray women at the horizon
All the sea trapped in the barrel

Mrs. Wright launches her children into flight
Mrs. Wright stares over the horizon line

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