Poppy On Your First Trip Home

from by Rook and The Ravens

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    12" vinyl pressing on regular weight black vinyl, with 147gsm premium printed inner lyric sleeve, comes wrapped in see-through polyfilm. You get to download the album immediately. Due to Covid-19 affecting our cashflow, we now don't have enough money to press the record up without asking people for pre-orders, so you'll have to trust us! Once we reach enough pre-orders to complete the cost of pressing, we will send the record to be pressed, and once we have the records in our hands from the plant, we will ship to everyone who has ordered. Stay tuned for updates on lead times - the sooner we hit the pre-order target, the sooner we can send them to be pressed! The plant currently think we'll get the records back around the second week in June, but this is a fluid situation and we appreciate your support and understanding in this weird old time! xxxxx

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lyrics

I don't need to be a hero
I'm just happy to be all you know
and the roads are getting vicious
so I'm wrapping you in cotton wool

every last time I could see you
was the last time I could feel love

Poppy on your first trip home
I never drove so slow
Poppy on your first trip home

your momma's looking sleepy in the mirror
but she's watching you
like she owes someone a million
and I wonder who I owe mine to

every last time I could see you
was the last time I could feel love

all there is to say is that no-one feels the same as I do
with you in the back, who am indebted to?

credits

from Le Bateau, released April 9, 2020
words & music by Tom
arranged & performed by Rook and The Ravens

lead vocals, piano – Tom Cartledge
bass guitar – David Brodie
vocals, guitars, effects – James Fay
vocals, guitars – Joe Fay
drums, percussion, Roland Juno – John Bernard Major

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