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In an interview Sufjan gave some background on 'Impossible Soul':

"It’s like a Woody Allen film, you know, where there’s the slapstick on the surface that everyone can appreciate, but then, deeper, there’s all these original details. Maybe at the heart of a good Woody Allen film there’s some kind of universal tragedy of humanity that he’s speaking about; a much bigger thing. ‘Impossible Soul’ is really about a very primitive object. I want to… read more

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Woman, tell me what you want
And I'll calm down without bleeding out
With my broken heart that you stabbed for an hour
Woman, too, I was freaking out because I want you to know

Sufjan Stevens - Impossible Soul Lyrics


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  • with a broken heart that you stabbed for an hour
  • The last "it's a good life" verse makes me want to get up go out and do something with my fucking waste of a life.
  • i can say my life was worth it after listening to this song
  • it doesn't get better than this
  • Well said, I've found a song I would say is like a 3 minute panic attack "Undrowned" by Everything Everything
  • It's like a twenty five minute musical existential crisis in the best way possible
  • I rarely notice this song is 25mins long. Just wanted to hear it before I went to bed at 1:15am... had to listen to the end.
  • This track is fucking brutal
  • Impossible.mp3 http://musicnoow.com/v/UrSnoVL4OuE/its-impossible-karaoke-version
  • truly a song about life [2] awesomely awesome [2] Still get goosebumps at 12:11

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