jeff4122
2 years ago1,000+ Views
Short and oh-so-sweet, for Friday [LotD #29]
Fact: There are few better lyricists than Neutral Milk Hotel and Jeff Mangum.
Fact: There are few better albums than "In the Aeroplane Over the Sea"
Fact: There are few better songs than "In the Aeroplane Over the Sea"
Fact: There are few better lyrics than this one:
"What a beautiful face
I have found in this place
That is circling all 'round the sun"

I love this song so much, man.
In truth, I could pick out any lyric from the whole album and it would have a warm and welcoming home in the Lyric of the Day collection. But this one portrays love in such a visual way - as good as any piece of writing of any sort that I'm familiar with, frankly.
Have a great, great weekend.
2 comments
I love my milk hotels best when they're neutral.
2 years ago·Reply
@VinMcCarthy of course. of course.
2 years ago·Reply
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