savage night at the opera lyrics – destroyer

“savage night at the opera”

a savage night at the opera.
another savage night at the club.
let’s face it, old souls like us are being born to die!
it’s not a war till someone loses an eye!

yes, i’m familiar with your scene.
some would say, shockingly uptight.
21-gun salute to the fallen birds of the sky.
i heard their record, it’s alright…
hey, infinite sense of value…
hey, infinite sense of value…
hey, mystic prince of the purlieu at night!
i heard your record, it’s alright…

you’ll never guess just what i’ve seen…
a horse abandoned midstream…
quatrain etched on a dirtpile…
quatrain etched, hey that’s your style!

you’ll never guess just where i’ve been…
a life abandoned midstream…
quatrain etched on a turnstile…
just set the loop and then go wild-
er…

/ destroyer lyrics