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The Talking Tree

from I Don't Know the Man by Horace Pickett

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I went walking I went down
a trail I’ve never seen
something whispered to my back
a tree so tall and green
“Tell me Mister, tell me please
how does it feel to talk to trees?”
I answered with a question,
“Well, do you have some good stories?”
I had figured that old boy
has not seen much out here
The woods are quiet except for storms
and then you shake in fear
“I have many I could tell,
Why this one day I nearly fell.”
He said with weary words
“I hold all kinds of birds.”
Unimpressed I moved on
and only as for me
Next time I am in these woods
I’ll just ignore the trees


from I Don't Know the Man, released October 26, 2012


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Horace Pickett Seattle, Washington

Horace Pickett combines a wide range of musical sensibilities from Rock & Roll, Folk, and Electronic, performing all songs with glamorous hints of stage theatrics. They are often compared to The Kinks, They Might Be Giants, and Beck.

Horace Pickett currently lives in Seattle, WA.
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