Sufjan Stevens on 'Holland' :
This was the summer it got so hot we put a fan in each window. At night we teamed up with the Palestinian students and stole tulips from Centennial Park. We used them as garnishes: we arranged bouquets on table ends and desktops.
We burned a wicker chair on the beach at night. We cooked steaks and pork chops on sticks over the fire. We went skinny-dipping. We huddled under the…
All the time we spent in bed
Counting miles before we said
Fall in love and fall apart
Things will end before they start