Observation Notes

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1.
V1 I lead the way, the wait divides time, feet are made to break a fine line, now I need to make it, making up my mind, better meet the neighbors, they alumni, loving me mistaken, keep it even nigh, not even naming what I need at night Demons came in, got a key, get a light, smoking sidewalk lines, sipping lean on the mic, lemme leave my mind, keep deviating, I've been chiefly aiming, taming teething knives, heathen eyes looking deep inside, side c, count sheep, I repeat my lines, Even I ruminate on means, I mean, running off, get lost in a leap of lies Legalized weed, got a statement mind, boxed up, I've fucked about a page of buys, my mug, my face, hear the dick is nice, still without love, want to fade away to find, openings opening up, don't mind that dopamine, hope it's enough, moments of sobering, so then it's us, covering over these omens, I'm closing it shut You've shown me enough, honing in novices, no one is lonely, I've only been dust Hook Eyes closed, eyes closed, I been watching coyotes (oh, oh) Eyes closed, eyes closed, I been watching coyotes My phone, my phone, I been watching my phone Eyes closed, eyes closed, I been watching coyotes V2 want someone to know me, to know what is up, and the numbing to only be flow on the cuff, fumbling, blowing it, coming in slow with this, summiting some of this, owning the mud, my life is a mess at the moment, I know it, only got moments, just know it's enough, drumming it out of the known, won't condone it, but coming in out of the cold is a crutch Underneath that is an onus, the motive, demoted to comments and combining notes, dominate bullshit, dominoes falling, following ghosts and nobody knows, thumbing in it hopeless, wondering when it was open, coming in somebody, calling it home, hundreds of dollars in lonely, I've bet if only, I'm coming to know Running my tank down to low, pushing limits in motion, what am I made of, and how many holes fit, how many bullets have they got to locate, triggers to pull, lemme load at a brocade, don't even know what that means but it's okay, I got a dream, I can quote it at no pay, what do you need, I can get it in no takes, what does that mean to a matador, add a door, I got the minutes that don't say, come in and babble more, scrabble lore, pitching to cynics with no game, letting the limit elapse or quoting the synonym: Floating Hook Eyes closed, eyes closed, I been watching coyotes Eyes closed, eyes closed, I been watching coyotes My phone, my phone, I been watching my phone Eyes closed, eyes closed, I been watching coyotes
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Type these, tuck in with a pisces, I can line ‘em up, knock ‘em down with a light ‘fev my feet planted under ground, get inside me, take a look around, figure 8, figure sideways five piece suit, limbs, head, skin-diving, parts for the soup, get a soul, get us stymied props to the set, set stones up precisely, hasta luego, I see it’s good timing Lox on a bagel, my paces are basically biding, the time as the day goes, this case is deciding to stop at enabled, my brain's just inside me defined by the label, the sane they supply cheap defy what they say is so, stable and lively childhood patience, come gape at society find something sacred and break it to buy me invite in the neighbors, the data compiling Show you / what I mean tell you what I / want to be half are falling / out the trees sad that we are / hard to reach after you come back for me have to see what’s / happening half are falling / out the trees sad that we are / hard to reach A sliver full of hope, maybe they will visit me maybe I don't own anything and that's the misery shame on me to vote, state of changing what you couldn't be, trading in your soul for a pigeonhole of parodies, chip in what you know, I've been chipping off the heresy, maybe even not alone, I bury all epitomes, scary when you’re home, watching shadows try to get to me this area’s opponent picking battles, try to pick a seat serenading slow, don’t waste your minutes on assistance We barely living, in a check to check existence, future's looking grim, but that's the past, already distant, cherish every moment, this is every pot I’ve pissed in coming at it slow, you holding back, I’m cherry picking throwing out a bone for any act that gets ambition teeth are apropos, this whole thing laughs at its attrition they come in through the holes, putting caps in all my wishing Show you / what I mean tell you what I / want to be half are falling / out the trees sad that we are / hard to reach after you come back for me have to see what’s / happening half are falling / out the trees sad that we are / hard to reach mend broken bones with poker picture faces open knowns, yard full of hola pick your graces, phoning home, still wonder why we fake it why we taking oaths, instead of lining for the bases why we breaking those, a promise made is one that’s sacred why we waste the vote on those who want our change to make it buy the minutes low, spend ‘em posing for a painting find what you don’t know, this face an app of entertainment unbelievable, the flow on tap, adapt to changing easier to cope, I know that rap is what a game is ceiling’s looking low, better raise the bar to blame it beat ‘em at they own, know the syllables are banging beacon for the boats, never boast of what I noticed hanging scheme for the low, being present in the moment, naming humble, wanna know, park on Humboldt for the patience trouble in his soul, so he’s subtle with the maintenance
4.
Step Up 03:21
Hook I ain’t claiming I’m the best but, I ain’t claiming I’m the worst Find me claiming just a step up, find me waiting, weighing words What sounds like a plain spoke, aim low, got the bars stacked high, better change flows pour panko, crumbs that you follow with a capo, eye to tomorrow, fickle feigned hopes shit I'd borrow from the bank, but the bank broke, gained karma today, wore the same clothes trade a name, leave a mark, but it ain’t show, wrong color paint, window panes, staining baseboards they playing with a full deck, gotta phase right in with my whole head, no flex I’m changing the game, better go check, I’ve been playing with the same set of dope chess both sides are the same, and they know best, no place for complaints, let it blow west I'm an arm and a leg in a hope chest, slow down, we can pray for the hopeless I ain’t claiming I’m the best I ain’t claiming I’m the worst Find me claiming just a step up, find me waiting, weighing words onomatopoeia spit a bang-bang passive, let me lay where I lay, finding peace in the past tense chasing the wave, it’ll fade, finna chastise, hate that I hate what remains of these assets facts set, just a facet, done more than a fashion of fractions, summing the half-wits, son of an average, mean moving past it, looking for the passions, I speak, with a beat, be the last lived, dry feet, can’t swim with a catfish, got me, with a laugh and an Atlas, dive in high seas on a set for the map-less, that list, left in a boat, show up at the last min, fake your own growth, fresh as a fast pitch That’s this, ex of the dome, exit blasting, from the home plate, lemme obey, the masses I ain’t claiming I’m the best I ain’t claiming I’m the worst Find me claiming just a step up, find me waiting, weighing words
5.
Love Myself 04:42
we’re broke, not broke-in, no way to cope in the moment toes-in, feet first, sky diving three-thirds, try to see where they sewed in sea-sick, so I spit the ocean, try to make wits out of blown devotions both us kids, spoke flows in motion, just on the cusp on the coast, I’m open to feature the plug, walls full of bullshit, some of ‘em doves, wonder where the hope went some of ‘em rust, just parts for the 'pocus, out of my buzz, no rush, or the thunder for the focus flush, I’m rolling in omens, want to be loved, or be known for the poems, but father above, just holding cajones, I gotta do something, and god I must own it ominous, don’t it, just sound like its coded, but honesty’s on us, the comets are coming the comedy in it, the tragic is commonly imaged, they’re stuffing the rabbits and cynics a camel, just smoking with Samael, it’s finished, damn all the stoking, the fire’s a gimmick a camera, the lens in a focus, an image, jam in a sandwich, a fan of just choking to finite I need a word that means nothing, feel the urge to discuss it, Got this thirst for the crushing, never learned how to love myself, Concerned with just touching, got this bird, learned to function Got this turned in my compass, never learned how to love myself All I could be, carve it with a guillotine, started with a dream in the stutter, but it isn't me Bars are butter on the beat, be my, lover on the beach, each a piece of I Ease in, flutter on the pride, no fly, got a brother with a love, bout to feast some eyes We surmise, lost seasons, never needed those to free your mind, couple up, repeating, botching prose that boasts of feeling fine, keeping me alone, this ceiling ceases to be sieving sides, Treat you out your demons, I foreseen this scene, it's exorcised sleep inside my grievance, I perceive this as assessing mine These breaches are defeatist, never need us to just heed the lies, treat me like the penis, I'd machine it so you need it's size, keen on it's achievements, knocking keys, not one to read the signs, I redefine the meaning, meaning I've been leaving genes aside I need a word that means nothing, feel the urge to discuss it, Got this thirst for the crushing, never learned how to love myself, Concerned with just touching, got this bird, learned to function Got this turned in my compass, never learned how to love myself Schooled by God or his image, got a guy, just met my fifth, for a minute, Never thought I'd leave, till I left the prism, never rest my feet, never catch me in it Had enough of these husks, to put a host up in it, hustle on a cusp, some'll try to fill infinite Brushing off the rust, do the stroke to fit the image, used to what I was, I brought a coat, hook the kinship Coffin or friendship, I'm new to these riches, holding my pension, no dough nor the bitches Quote an ascension, I've risen what this is, more than just pensive, I'm penning a mission Coping with senses, I'm lonely, that's fitting, open the sentence with hope, a decision Offer the tin, get nauseous, I pause on epiphanies, soak in the coffers I'm given Go in the box, be a man with a vision, choking on not, negativity 'diffing Sheep sitting opposite, see what I'm missing, speech is like Socrates, owning the kitchen Only achieve when the secret is out of me, holding receipts, let me leave, win a lottery Older than me, so we treat it like pottery, give it a seat, I can see where this ought to be different I need a word that means nothing, feel the urge to discuss it, Got this thirst for the crushing, never learned how to love myself, Concerned with just touching, got this bird, learned to function Got this turned in my compass, never learned how to love myself
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Bout five years back, I was looking for a haystack of needles, never found it, looking for the wild and it ain't in the field and it ain't in the pain and it ain't in the mountains, waiting at red lights, claiming I deal, smoking a joint, no O's and I'm out quick, face in the headlights, shopping for people, been stopping at trains, and they're framing in houses I'm on the out of it, dollars and how to get, making my face in the shape of a novelist, writing these credos, I keep it all bottled in, gimme that needle, just filling the bottomless, I'm not an obelisk, living concealed, addicts and kava sips have an appeal not knocking it, shadows in cabinets gotta reveal, we're living in cons of our confidence If you wait, can you wait just a little while, If you stay, can you stay just a little while I can wait, can you wait just a little while, I'll be fine, I'll be fine in a little while (x2) Out here, people come and they go, and they flake in the name of a hundred or so, say I made my mistakes, still got nothing to show, signs been made and they pointing at no, and I kinda been made, but fuck what you know, this is my name and I made it my own, this is my game and I'm playing it slow, coming for truth and I come by the throat, References only get deference, never get severance, make it alone, heaven and hell aren't a separate entity, living in both on a definite globe, learning to grow without rules and assemblies, earning it all, and knowing it goes, holding it up with this energy, entropy ended me once and I hope I can love If you wait, can you wait just a little while, If you stay, can you stay just a little while I can wait, can you wait just a little while, I'll be fine, I'll be fine in a little while (x2)
7.
Dawn 04:02
I can only make what I’m making, Juan in a million and half of them mistaken Hi-ho, cheerio, serial game playing, pay per stream, mainly rivers that I bathe in Gone to lengths with the cadence, ABCs are lining mazes, each a syllable complacent, I can’t even write these statements keep my face feigned straightened, turn the key, to keep me places, each of us have secrecies sustaining, cease to be, this entertaining taming feats, stepping feet, to finite gazes, changing my beliefs, labeling the modeled ageless shadows on the sea, sieve sorting out a playlist, play-doh out a mean, I mean I mold what I can play with And I dove into the data, doting solely on my soul, see, dosey-do around the roses, only I can do it slowly So show me what you made of, skin and bones, broken both, see, pose for what I've painted, pray that all of us aren't lonely It's not you or I / who decides to move on Reading all these lines / just try to get along even when I heave and sigh, said I seen a dawn Motivate, motivated, motorcades, know their name, know their faces, know their photogenic pain Change places, shoe fits the feet, featuring a Davis, try to label Abel, cain ain’t what he seems I can’t nurture, asserting what I need, heard it in the first verse, discerning by the beats wheels turning, curvature a sermon pleads, purchasing a murmur, I am fluent in furniture, just furnishing the means three hurting, working, what do I believe, cheap bourbon, sipping headaches, feeling urges to find seams be sedate, self-medicate, breaking down the deeds, settle for the recipe, we’re guesstimating greeds testing ketamine, a pessimistic east, pressing betterment yet fettering confederates don’t see completely composed, so settled in, discreetly disclosed, severing is easy, but is keeping it closed? It's not you or I / who decides to move on Reading all these lines / just try to get along even when I heave and sigh, said I seen a dawn once more into the breach, beaches or peaks, preach pieces, of Reese’s, not seeing what I seek see features, repeating, names, faces bleeding, my reach deepens, only meeting out of need of weakness on the weekend, losing made-up reasons, choosing faded seasons, just try new shades revealing secrets set aside receding ceilings, let’s arrive alone, the road of feelings, ode to wider loads we don’t deny to know we don’t believe in Being I can go into my notes, I wrote it slowly, dial tones on phones, the photographs will never show me Because I’m never known, watching what I won’t be, observations lo, and behold there’s no consoling so listen to the stove igniting flames, flaking gold leaf, covering the coals, only covet what we don’t need hunting in the lows, find the same, those that know me, coloring the holes, hiding smiles, I got no teeth It's not you or I / who decides to move on Reading all these lines / just try to get along even when I heave and sigh, said I seen a dawn
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V1 Caught me off guard a lot, tea kettles / testing the water's soft, we settle / on recipes, just stress to feed the Escher piece / I peddle what’s left of me if there’s less to speak, it’s more level, address the beat, thread a weave in a pebble I breathe, same air, take care of an echo / my feet, just there, no fair, to stencil Trace me, table these as acapella, make believe, what he say to me, chop a hello Placing, so we crop the top in yellow, led with the labeling, got Bob an easel Half trees, half bobble heads, dead lift, red leaves, grass green on the obelisk Daffy, on about a beach, be the novelist, laughing, thought I’m in a dream, need to polish it Indelible, dollop of relevance, I’ve been this envelope, selling show elephants I bet you have it writ, toss me a javelin, never a catch, I’ve been etching the sketch while we scavenging having an in, just hoping we elevate, dabble in flow, flesh and flaws, for the hell of it Traveling boats, half of it elegant, affable, though beginning, I can calibrate Gap in the sole, but the shoe fits to tell of fate, happen to know what we having to celebrate swapping a tone, give a taste that'll salivate, gravity owed, if it’s due, we can delegate, Happiness floats, the parading of evidence, alibi holds serenading and never is Adding the statements, serrated the edges, this knife cuts again, no containing the separat(ion) Hook: constellations from the kitchen probably just something different in the same way, what we’re missing complicates this contradiction --- I've been, I've been facing I can make it make sense I can’t get or get away, the way that we've been pacing I know it makes sense I can’t make it make sense Looking at the same, same constellations Outro: I’ve been facing, I’ve been facing I’ve been facing, I’ve been facing Looking at the same constellations Looking at the same constellations
10.
Retrograde 03:24
Hanging in his room, I paint a picture feigning pleasantries, aiming at the roof, the skies are blue to bane with brevity, days in on the loop, I measure shoes by length and lethargy, chasing what I knew, instead I'm waving at it's effigy Patiently dilute what they perceive as A to Z, but see the ways I look at you would put to shame what thieves'll pay per piece, this basically assumes I left the womb illumimated deep, to take this opportune to offer you a move to vacant seats Cop a seat next to me, tell you what a pessimist, looks like in a seed, call that shhhh open sesame, dripping when I bleed, must be human like the rest of ye, running out of true feats, let's assume I got the recipe Done with watching movies, see the end is when I’m losing sleep Dumbing down what I'm alluding, out a noun you never need Fell in with the groupies, laughing stock of those who offer dreams, Nothing left to duty, check in often from the coffin’s keep Let me know (know), how you feel, if you fold (fold) If you go to sleep, at least you deep inside what needn't show Let me go (go), let me hold the tickets, so (so) If you go to sleep, at least our secrecy's invisible Six windows open, surreal in the focus, savoring the moment’s scenes, I’ve always seemed to notice people living out of these, the oddities of being homeless, deal with geography, there’s devils in the soap dish stepping stones or levels, washing pebbles, not the fruity kind, separated echoes, making peace without including mine, juggling to let go, know that all these things are moving by, Chucking out the guess though, mine's a mystery that you divide Rushing in, don't check coats, it's art deco if you sue the lies, summoning disciples, some won't keep it to a suicide, it's funny if you said so, hide the ceiling while you scuba dive, gun to shoot the devils, know there's evils out for you and I Deadbolt on the do', they doling several by the pseudonym, doting on the porch, it’s chicken soup for souls in suits and ties let’s open this some more, hoping I can force a coup tonight go for what you're born, I’ve been sorting out just who decides Let me know, let me know, how you feel, if you fold If you go to sleep, at least you deep inside what needn't show Let me go, let me go, let me hold the tickets, yo If you go to sleep, at least our secrecy's invisible
11.
Walk Sign 03:23
Every step hurts less, got a sense of your virtues, looking up ahead, what’s underneath is what’ll hurt you pairing ends, never had a pair of church shoes parents both are mending, pending perishable bird food sharing all the fences, never mentioned how I learned to lost souls bending, round the ending on the first move thoughts so pretentious, sit on benches like a church pew standards double-edged, you wait on them, the blade ignores blue hold on cold hands, hoping life quotes the morgue queue waiting on good plans, ain’t a store that holds a horseshoe look at my companion, lonely open door to door sleuths drifting more and more, more to owe, these odes distort truths show me out, imploring, born just short of scored the boring news sold a house, the floorboards orbit, warbles in assorted rooms moment now, it’s gorgeous, talking bourgeois in a fourth of suits I know the doubt, it’s porcelain, poured in, faces they must sort anew In a walk-sign who decides who decides [how high, I] / need to jump? In a walk-sign who decides, who decides ]how high, I] / need to jump? (how high I) need to jump, I need to jump I need to jump (how high) How high, how high, how high do I jump Eyes are on mine, feeling allergic, settle my soul, know that it’s working Time on my side, out of my mind, better I go, there ain’t no one who nervous What do you know, setting it low, had a monopoly, how many curses How many limited, how many down looking imminent, how many counting my burdens Comedy in this is dominate, sipping the bourbon, how do I know when there’s no one who heard it, Prominent bow, ribbons are cutting it close, I think it's ten minutes slow, I could just sit on my lines, thinking they're fine, fighting the urges I could just give em a note, trick of the mind, shimming a purpose I trip on anything though, anyone knows, gimme a time and a surface, give me a sign, in a language, I'll learn it, trimming the line, wind’ll chime by the churches look at the time, tie-dyed, but the shirt fits, skipping the sides, I side with the shirtless Shook but I lie, like it’s all getting perfect, book half inside, reading crooked, in cursive This is a byline, bribing a person, he lives in my mind, to dabble assertions Fitting a nine, might forfeit the verses, working to live life, liable to flourish Give in to thirst, know I gotta nourish, sipping to die at the height of my working Give in words, I quote an assertion, visiting highlights, eyes on the person
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Moment 01:23
I perceive, we percept in a moment, many me’s, many you’s that are posted, many peas in a pod, many boxes of groceries, many want to see to the process many clothes, many layers that we don’t see, many molds, many masks of the lonely, many days, many nights, many cold sheets, been aiming a light, but they don’t see see me, fit a height, fit a step in, climb up, on my own, bit of leverage not easy to hold, but a message, I got a hope and I know where the rest is not feeling the flow, be depression, scheming to choke, lemme look at the lessons three minute show, I believe in reflections, seeing the soul, let me grieve it in essence
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June 03:08
still room in it, to slow down, counting two minutes, 2, 1, and now different truths in it, to finish out Who isn't, who's looking around us sooth-sayers, two player doubt felt cool, playing cold, felt lone-ly I bought a human being, only seemed like it soothed me Only seemed like it soothed me oh, oh, oh oh, oh, oh what am I gonna do? what have I got to prove? It’s only June
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A to B, lemme test it, Z to A, lemme lead with a lesson, alphabet, hold a bet, how impressive, Q to an A, I'mma speak with intention hue to a shade, lamp lit collective, feud of the day, I don’t need addressing queue up a label, have Cain suppress it, food on the table, I table incessantly Can you enable the rest of me, here’s the best recipe, I can just shadow a chef or three keeping my name in the memory, humans are leaving the day to day, fade away heavily heathen to heavenly, check on the steadily, how to weigh the wait, aiming ahead of me Hamish and Clem are my favorite dilemmas, just wait till the end, I’ve been saving the rhetoric Leave me alone, too many messages, I’m an unknown, wanna know of the evidence Screaming below, bet you even ahead of it, he’s in a coat, wear unease like a sweaterist Dreaming in slow, if you breathing, I measure it, reading my notes, getting deep in the preterite Wanna just know what I’m feeling? I measure it, reading my notes, let me see about evidence Don’t bother me, broken, hold a monopoly, show me how many humans are stopping me nobody give a shit, dose out anomalies, I got a head on my shoulders, a prophecy nobody into this, stepping in awkwardly, I got a foot in the door, don’t own property how could he get in, given to not believe, I’m at my limits, still climbing, to cop a seat Maps are made of men that met a never-be, never count a hen, to fashion in a fabricate Key fit a fence, saddle up again, leave an open end, to paint a hole to hold the atrophy Had to leave that opening, hoping I can have a piece, pen, pay the note, noting laughing is an apogee Half achieve flow, measure up, let em have a seat, nah, lemme go, better luck, I just gotta leave Leave me alone, too many messages, I’m an unknown, wanna know of the evidence Screaming below, bet you even ahead of it, he’s in a coat, wear unease like a sweaterist Dreaming in slow, if you breathing, I measure it, reading my notes, getting deep in the preterite Wanna just know what I’m feeling? I measure it, reading my notes, let me see about evidence (Gary, you're blocking the view) I see it from the window x4 (Gary, check out this view) I see it from the window

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