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lyrics

right in the middle of my life
the telephone in my brain begins to ring
and I am channeling
a song about
the worth of things

these things are old
these things are gone and
we have learned to carry on,
without knowing

the worth of things
the worth of things

burning through the hollow of my gut
all the thoughts of distant pasts
that I have got to surpass
to find a way
to make this last

these things are old
these things are gone and
we have learned to carry on,
without knowing

the worth of things
the worth of things

the worth of things
the worth of things

credits

from LOVE . HUMANITY . METAMORPHOSIS ♥ ☆ ∞, released September 20, 2011
Words and music by Melissa Axel

MELISSA AXEL vocals, piano
KAILIN YONG violins
JUSTIN PEACOCK synth
EDUARDO "BIJOUX" BARBOSA electric bass
CURTIS BROOME drums
AYO AWOSIKA harmony vocals

Produced, engineered, and mixed by Justin Peacock
Recorded at The Hook Factory and Macy Sound Studios
Mastered at JP Masters by Dave Locke
Painting by Laurie Maves ART

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Gorgeous piano, lush strings, and a fearlessly intimate vocal. Recommended if you like: Regina Spektor, Norah Jones, Tori Amos

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