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Rustic City Fathers

This song is by Vic Chesnutt and appears on the album North Star Deserter (2007).

Original video
Those rustic city fathers were realtors
Realtors
And all that profit taking
Was a beautiful awakening
They built themselves a beauty by the ton
Ton by ton

I went there in a panic or for fun
Or for fun
I thought I had a calling
Anyway I just kept dialing
And I sat beside the big puddle like a Shriner
Angry Shriner

So I went to view the tower
Its majesty on a dead end street
It was a very long journey
And it took a lot of energy
I strode across the flat battlefield in the sun
The filthy sun

Written by:

Vic Chesnutt

annotations:

Shriners Wikipedia16

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