The Click Of The Door


Yvonne Lyon

The Click Of The Door (download MP3)

Words by Lisa Rigby
Music by Yvonne Lyon

Click
This time I’ve been shown grace
Life’s provided a space just for me
I never know what my fate will be
When I hear…

Click
When he stops all the clocks
I absorb all the shocks as before
Either mother or whore
When I hear the click of the door

This house is not a castle but a fortress
Locked inside – fear and self doubt
A beautiful façade, the rictus-grinning mask
Will they ever let the truth fly out?

Click
And so the dance begins
I atone for your sins once more
My gaze turns down to the floor
When I hear the click of the door

This house is not a castle but a fortress
Locked inside – fear and self doubt
A beautiful façade, the rictus-grinning mask
Will they ever let the truth fly out?

Click
And so the dance begins
I atone for your sins once more
Lay my life out on the floor
When I hear the click of the door

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