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My Darling, I’m always watching you
Yes I do.
My darling, I’m always watching you
Oh I do.

I second guess myself-
Should I listen to the voice that says don’t stress yourself?
Or should I listen to the void-
Fix my eyes from any moving, collect the dregs in shapes of divine choosing, always cryptic, never soothing , straining so suspiciously to separate the voice I’ve had inside my head for years.

My Darling, I’m always watching you
Yes I do.
My darling, I’m always watching you
Oh I do.

I got that niggling, those little wiggle wiggle bees
That greet me in the night, I start to wonder could it be?
Is that my better side I’m hearing crying?
Or is it just my reptilian pleasure-seeking salivating salvation that’s holding out?
Or could it be the little demon that I swallowed when it cried for help – bobbing in the surf it yelped – my mother-heart at seams tore loose: compassion now becomes the noose I cling to.

I’m always watching you.

Can’t shake the feeling there’s always someone watching me
Always I feel it, there’s someone caring what I’ll be
And when I feel it, I want to know I want to know
There’s always someone- they’re watching- a-woah-oh-oh

Can’t shake it, and so on, into freakout.


from What Do They Sound Like, released January 17, 2016
Peter - lead vocal, piano, sand blocks, goat nails, xylophone, clapping
Jerry - vocals, trumpet, shaker, marimba, clapping
Abi - vocals, shaker, marimba, clapping
Kevin - bass, xylophone, clapping
Dana - cello
Neil - drums, saxophone, marimba, clapping


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Bears With Eagle Arms is a baroque indie-folk band. We balance singer-songwriter straightforwardness with experimental textures and arrangements.

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