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Strange how we were the ones and the onlys
But now we are lonely just the same
Strange how we were so perfectly merry
But hearts for sharing in this game
Strange that we've come to this awful conclusion
Love’s a delusion for the sane
Strange that we cannot be happy together
That we cannot weather this rain

Stranger, stranger
What was your name?
Strangers, strangers again

Strange that we’ve know that the end has been nearing
We both had a feeling things had changed
Strange we can’t sit eye to eye with each other
Can't hold one another quite the same
Strange that the words were so easily spoken
My heart hasn’t broken quite this way
Strange how the end came before the beginning
The ice has been thinning every day

Stranger, stranger
What was your name?
Strangers, strangers again


released July 26, 2016
Music and lyrics by Emily Nichols
Produced by Emily Nichols
Co-produced by Paul Norman
Mixed by Paul Norman
Mastered by Matthew Shultz

Vocals performed by Emily Nichols
Upright bass performed by Brett Benteler

Ⓟ © 2016 Emily Nichols



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Carlile Chicago, Illinois

Nu pop from Chicago. Lyrically inquisitive, sonically evocative.


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