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  • joshsaussey

    This is such a brilliantly-crafted song; it's sublime. My favorite on the album. [2] Such a great song, it has a melancholy feel to it.

    27 Jan 2:49am Reply
  • EternalMachines

    Surely somewhere within one of their best songs in quite a bloody impressive catalogue. "They all run together and never make sense but that's how we like it, that's what we want." <3

    10 Nov 2013 Reply
  • Cheezdude

    ahahah I love that line too. lovely

    26 Aug 2013 Reply
  • SLJRabling

    <3 <3 <3

    11 Jul 2013 Reply
  • AlCapwnUK

    I really like the permanent piece of my medium-sized american heart line. such a nice cadence. this song still not one of my favourites though

    17 Mar 2013 Reply
  • jackmoxie

    live version ahh

    18 Feb 2013 Reply
  • mfwnoface

    the actual astronauts bit is really annoying but the rest of the song is so good. goddamn it i suffer through each twee reiteration in order to get that sweet 'take all your reasons' bit

    16 Feb 2013 Reply
  • houghster27

    quickly becoming one of my favourite national songs

    10 Nov 2011 Reply
  • CaptainGaylord

    "you know you have a permanent piece of my medium-sized american heart... ...you can break what you have but the rest of it's mine" ...god damn.

    23 Oct 2010 Reply
  • anaesthetise

    This is such a brilliantly-crafted song; it's sublime. My favorite on the album.

    3 Sep 2010 Reply
  • loadminik88

    ~~ a.w.e.s.o.m.e ~~

    29 Jun 2010 Reply
  • LightsOfBohemia

    Anytime I play this, it getsstuck in my head for the rest of the day

    18 Jun 2010 Reply
  • dontmakemeatrgt

    such a good song. initially it didn't click with me, but i just realized recently how great the lyrics are. You know you have a permanent piece of my medium sized american heart

    23 Dec 2009 Reply
  • Rodd1251

    isn't it a little too late for this?

    6 Nov 2009 Reply
  • loadminik88

    thats a awesome track!! love them so much (=

    18 Jun 2009 Reply
  • jlangenberg

    something to cry for, and something to hunt

    5 Mar 2009 Reply
  • JonathanCoker

    i love this song soooooo much!

    11 Jan 2009 Reply
  • Cherrylipstic

    Love, love, lovely.

    27 Dec 2008 Reply
  • nerad

    I love it.

    3 Aug 2008 Reply
  • semionato

    a favorite, and yes, i can't get rid of it.

    29 Jul 2008 Reply
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