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St. Vincent – The Nowhere Inn

From The Nowhere Inn, opening in theaters and VOD September 17

Driver, do you mind
Turn off Patsy Cline
Walking on my own tonight
Hate being impolite
But no small talk, I’m tired
Just wake me when we arrive

Oh, pick up speed and sandwiches
A Ziploc bag, a fifth of gin
Don’t ask me why
Oh, drop me by the burn out sign
Where hell is near and heaven hides within paradise

Here at the Nowhere Inn
Where nothing and no one wins
Where our last days are spent
Wasted on song and sin
Here at the Nowhere Inn
The hallway’s a labyrinth
Where [?]

Always knew you’d end up here
Been waiting now for years to see you
In my ever lasting mirror
Everybody knows your name
And knows you are to blame
For every trickle of your mama’s tears

We’re all nowhere and where are you now
We’re all nowhere and where are you now

You’re at the Nowhere Inn
Where nothing and no one wins
Where our last days are spent
Wasted on song and sin
Here at the Nowhere Inn
The hallway’s a labyrinth
Where [?]