Jewel – Innocence Maintained

Ophelia drowned in the water Crushed by her own weight Hitler loved little blue eyed boys And it drove him to hate Birds always grow silent before the night descends ‘Cause nature has a funny way of breaking what does not bend A hero’s torso built of steel and Novocain His heart a bitter beat…

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Jewel – Jupiter

Venus de Milo in her half-baked shell Understood the nature of love very well She said, “A good love is delicious, you can’t get enough too soon. It makes you so crazy you want to swallow the moon.” Oh, oh Jupiter Oh, oh be still my little heart Oh, oh love is a flame neither…

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Jewel – Fat Boy

Fat boy goes to the pool See his reflection, doesn’t know what to do He feels little inside and filled with pride Oh, fragile flame No one sees the same fat boy goes about his day Trying to think of funny things to say Like, “This is just a game I play” And “I like…

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Jewel – Enter From The East

I went out a-wandering Beneath an unknown sky the heavens al shook violently He caught my eye Strange fruit fell It struck me to the core My heart became a single flame It wanted nothing more Stranger, enter from the east Stranger, step inside this place Oh, and own me, own me, The clock became…

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Jewel – Barcelona

Barcelona where the winds all blew And the churches don’t have windows but the graveyards do Me and my shadow are wrestling again Look out stranger, there’s a dark cloud moving in But if you could hear the voice in my heart it would tell you I’m afraid I am alone Won’t somebody please hold…

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Jewel – Do You

Hey, you say you like the way the cowboys tip their hats and say, “How’s it goin’ ma’am?” But you’re never quite clear if their glares are sincere Or really only just second hand To you it’s all voices, its a lavender haze The man is a marvel, but it’s a shame about his brains…

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Jewel – Absence Of Fear

Inside my skin there is this space It twists and turns It bleeds and aches Inside my heart there’s an empty room It’s waiting for lightning It’s waiting for you And I am wanting And I am needing you here Inside the absence of fear Muscle and sinew Velvet and stone This vessel is haunted…

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Jewel – Joy To The World

joy to the world! the lord is come let earth receive her king joy to the world! the lord is come let earth receive her king let ev’ry heart prepare him room and heav’n and nature sing and heav’n and nature sing and heav’n and heav’n and nature sing nature sing joy to the world!…

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Jewel – O Holy Night

o holy night! the stars are brightly shining it is the night of our dear savior’s birth long lay the world in sin and error pining till he appear’d and the soul felt its worth a thrill of hope the weary world rejoices for yonder breaks a new and glorious morn fall on your knees!…

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