This Is The Hebrides (Mull Historical Society)

They found the killer, she preyed on the weak America's pulling, the headlines out of me I've walked the pillars, of the Hebrides Profit poets in the Land of the Free Of course I am open, of course I am free Of course I am wondering what's happening to me Of course I am open, of course I am free Of course I am saying: This is the Hebrides I joined the sinners down in New Orleans America's pockets are full of broken dreams I went back to the Highlands, where they say Hope has a cure Bibles are bashing the clients to their whores Of course I am open, of course I am free Of course I am wondering what's happening to me Of course I am open, of course I am free Of course I am saying: This is the Hebrides I've crawled along the floor From Miami to the Falls Louisiana didn't know What Alabama should have told about the war along the way And I, I still loved Arthur Millar, Alasdair Gray Things are busy not happening to me Michael Marra, Johnny Cash I've stepped from the islands To plagiarise the past Of course I am open, of course I am free Of course I am wondering what's happening to me Of course I am open, of course I am free Of course I am saying: This is the Hebrides The things that I want, the things that I need The things that are busy not happening to me Europe is falling and I'd strike for anything Millipedes racing down America's skin