Envelope - Single

by The Roaring Juniors

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Envelope tells a morbid story of a person wanting to be with the one they love so much, that they're willing to carve out their eyes, shave off their heels, and make them a quilt from their own skin. It was originally written in the Spring of 2007. After 10 years, the song is finally seeing the light of day!


released January 13, 2017

Lyrics and Music by Ronnie Riggar

Recorded January 2017 at Fishbowl Studios - Ann Arbor, MI



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Track Name: Envelope
I'm so pathetic
I carved out my two eyes
Put them in an envelope
Stamped it, and sent them as a surpise

You complained that your feet hurt
so I shaved off my heels
Shoved them in the envelope
and licked to bond the seal

I stole your tweezers
and plucked off all my skin
I tried to make you a quilt
but I didn't know where to begin

The open air caused my bones to splinter
So I buried myself in the snow
and stuck it out through the winter

So here I sit with the cold icing up my blood
I can't wait for the Spring when I'll turn into a flood
I'll be processed, churned, and carbonated too
Bottled up and shipped out
and I'll be back with you