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The Undercover Man di Van der Graaf Generator
Here at the glass – all the usual problems,
all the habitual farce.
You ask, in uncertain voice, what you should do
as if there were a choice
but to carry on miming the song
and hope that it all works out right.
Tonight it all seems so strange – my spirit feels rigid,
my body deranged;
still that’s only from one point of view
and we can’t have illusion between me and you,
my constant friend, ever close at hand –
you and the undercover man.
I reflect: ‘It’s very strange to be going through this change
with no idea of what it’s all been about
except in the context of time…’
Oh, but I shirk it, I’ve half a mind not to work it all out.
Is this madness just the recurring wave of total emotion,
or a hide for the undercover man,
or a litany – all the signs are there of fervent devotion –
or the cracking of the dam?
It’s cracked; smashed and bursting over you,
Even now we are not lost: if you look out at the night
There may not be time for us all to run in tandem together –
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