EVE OF DESTRUCTION (MIX)

There are people who Pray

The the folks who just Prey

Beating down the poor man

Because freedom let him run

When you fix your dinner plate

Heap up a healthy portion of Hate

But when you return it’s the same old place
The pounding of the drums, the pride and disgrace
You can bury your dead but don’t leave a trace
Hate your next door neighbor but don’t forget to say grace
Yeah my blood’s so mad feels like coagulating
I’m sitting here just contemplatin’
I can’t twist the truth it knows no regulation
Handful of senators don’t pass legislation
And marches alone can’t bring integration
When human respect is disintegratin’
This whole crazy world is just too frustratin’

And so you keep on running

They keep on gunning

They won’t Miss a Beat

Blood will fill the street

Take a Look before we Implode

Let’s Change before we explode

Violence flarin’, bullets loadin’
You’re old enough to kill but not for votin’
You don’t believe in war but whats that gun you’re totin’?
And even the Jordan River has bodies floatin’

But you tell me
Over and over and over again my friend
Ah, you don’t believe
We’re on the eve of destruction

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