Best radios | newMore lyrics |Martial arts

Youtube video and lyrics of ' ', a  song Genesis - A Trick Of The Tail

A Trick Of The Tail lyrics and video Buy this song | More videos | All songs (A-Z) by Genesis

Bored of the life on the city of gold
He'd left and let nobody know.
Gone were the towers he had known from a child,
Alone with the dream of a life
He travelled the wide open road,
The blinkered arcade,
In search of another to share in his life.
Nowhere.
Everyone looked so strange to him.

They've got no horns and they've got no tail
They don't even know of our existence.
Am I wrong to believe in a city of gold
That lies in the deep distance, he cried

And wept as they led him away to a cage
Beast that can talk, read the sign.
The creatures they pushed and they prodded his frame
And questioned his story again.
But soon they grew bored of their prey
Beast that can talk?
More like a freak or publicity stunt.
Oh
No.

They've got no horns and they've got no tail
They don't even know of our existence.
Am I wrong to believe in a city of gold
That lies in the deep distance, he cried

And broke down the door of the cage and marched on out.
He grabbed a creature by the scruff of his neck, pointing out:
There, beyond the bounds of you weak imagination
Lie the noble towers of my city, bright and gold.
Let me take you there, show you a living story
Let me show you others such as me
Why did I ever leave?

They've got no horns and they've got no tail
They don't even know of our existence
Am I wrong to believe in a city of gold
That lies in the deep distance, he cried
And wept.

And so we set out with the best and his horns
And his crazy description of home.
After many days journey we came to a peak
Where the beast gazed abroad and cried out.
We followed his gaze and we thought that maybe we saw
A spire of gold - no, a trick of the eye that's all,
But the beast was gone and a voice was heard:

They've got no horns and they've got no tail
They don't even know of our existence
Am I wrong to believe in a city of gold
That lies in the deep distance

Hello friend, welcome home.


Genesis bio
Genesis discography

Genesis top songs:

Mama
I Can’t Dance
Land Of Confusion
Invisible Touch
Follow You Follow Me
Carpet Crawlers
Abacab
The Lamb Lies Down On...
Dancing With The Moonlit...
Throwing It All Away
Dancing With The Moonlight...
A Trick Of The Tail
Turn It On Again
Deep In The Motherlode
Dance On A Volcano
Firth Of Fifth
A Place To Call My Own
A Winter’s Tale
Afterglow
The Carpet Crawlers
All In A Mouse’s Night
Home By The Sea
Domino--in The Glow Of The...
Hearts On Fire
Congo
Behind The Lines
I Know What I Like (in Your...
Time Table
Duke’s Travels
The Battle Of Epping Forest
Evidence Of Autumn
Driving The Last Spike
Ripples
Vancouver
Visions Of Angels
Fireside Song
A Visit To The Doctor
Blood On The Rooftops
Cuckoo Cocoon
Counting Out Time
Broadway Melody Of 1974
Illegal Alien
Duchess
Entangled
Cul-de-sac
Can-utility And The...
Fading Lights
Eleventh Earl Of Mar
Dreaming While You Sleep
Alien Afternoon
Ballad Of Big
Anyway
Am I Very Wrong
Burning Rope
Beloved Summer
Dodo
Dusk
Am I Very Wrong?
Evil Jam
Aisle Of Plenty
You Might Recall
Jesus He Knows Me
Where The Sour Turns To Sweet
Calling All Stations
The Musical Box
Just A Job To Do
Anything She Does
Tonight Tonight Tonight
Open Door
Supper’s Ready
Squonk
Alone Tonight
If That’s What You Need
Match Of The Day
In Too Deep
Feeding The Fire
More Fool Me
That’s All
Taking It All Too Hard
The Supernatural Anaesthetist