Miracle Drug (2:19)

Cover of The Slow Wonder

From The Slow Wonder and 1 other release

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  • Gargoyle2500

    The song tells of someone who went into criminal ways selling "miracle drugs" for a "reward". The mention of the great lost novel, though? Is the book not part of the crime? It sounds to me as if he had a choice between doing what is good and not of crime, and of doing crime - and he blew it.

    2 Dec 2014 Reply
  • Gargoyle2500

    Lyrics: "He was tied to the bed with a miracle drug in one hand, In the other, a great lost novel that, I understand, was returned with a stamp That said "thank you for your interest, young man." While preparing his soul for a perilous slide into crime, He had decided that he would err on this side of divine, Being told this was wise, that there'd be payback with interest in due time So why all the history now? He was tied to a job selling miracle drugs from his home, At his door every morning, a trophy arrived with the dawn, With the following inscribed: "we've followed you with interest for some time." So why all the history now? He was tied to the bed with a miracle drug in one hand. "

    2 Dec 2014 Reply
  • CrispyDragons

    It's not Neko.

    28 Aug 2014 Reply
  • phthoggos

    Is that Neko on "So why all the history now?"

    20 Feb 2012 Reply
  • chronicplutonic

    i think this song has to do with being recruited by the freemasons. or maybe the illuminati

    15 Nov 2010 Reply
  • t3h_duk3

    this is the first song in my library, so i always hear it, but i must say, it is a good first song to have in a library.

    11 Jan 2010 Reply
  • Gargoyle2500

    This song is wonderful. It has one of the best guitar solos I've heard too, I'll also add. Simple but so good.

    3 Jan 2010 Reply
  • beatyrheartout

    this IS MY JAM!!!

    12 Jul 2009 Reply
  • everything

    Only tired of this song since it's always the first song in my library so it gets played often by mistake.

    11 Jan 2009 Reply
  • cheesesandwich

    SO WHY ALL THE HISTORY NOW?

    18 Dec 2008 Reply
  • BobbyAnalog

    Too lazy to wikipedia, dude.

    22 Jul 2008 Reply
  • BrainOnTheWalls

    ?

    2 Nov 2007 Reply
  • jbinder

    Does anyone else think this song is about John Kennedy Toole?

    26 Jul 2006 Reply

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