Never cry on your own, never cry. But when you cry, just try and find some perfect stranger with the tissue shoulders on.
-The Maccabees, Tissue Shoulders
Lay with me, I’ll lay with you. We’ll do the things that lovers do.
-The Maccabees, Toothpaste Kisses
You’re still in my mind. And here’s where the sound of my tears hit the ground just like the rain…
-The Maccabees, Just Like The Rain
I want nothing tonight to hold but you. I keep this pillow, it’s such a poor substitute for a soul…
-The Maccabees, Dinosaurs
There is love, there is lust. There is love fueled lust, little thing called trust which I must not break for you.
Forsaking all others but you.
-The Maccabees, William Powers
And we wait for love in the shape of us until the wait is over under halcyon skies, until the wait is over for an innocent life.
-The Maccabees, Ayla
Won’t you stay a while, kill some time? You know that I’ll make it easy.
-The Maccabees, Forever I’ve Known
Hold me close, don’t let me go. I need you.
-The Maccabees, Went Away
Unknow me, pour me away just while love remembers…
-The Maccabees, Unknow