Perception Deception

Copyright Registered with the Library of Congress as: Delbridge Lyrics Volume 1, September, 2010
© 2010 J. Andy Delbridge

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Driving in a new car at last
Topped off with a tank full of gas
Tried not to abuse this new power
Rode around for nearly an hour
In my mirror blue lights approach fast

Chorus:
Perception Deception
Is receiving what is deceiving
Leads to incorrect perceiving
Believing the misleading

Taking the boat out for a ride
Nice day not a cloud in the sky
Quite a distance from the nearest land
As the boat bottoms out on the sand
Have to wait til the tide to turn high

Chorus:
Perception Deception
Is receiving what is deceiving
Leads to incorrect perceiving
Believing the misleading

I heard someone call my name
I turned to obtain who exclaimed
‘Twas just an audible hallucination
My ears echoed a false sensation
In the area, I was all that remained

Chorus:
Perception Deception
Is receiving what is deceiving
Leads to incorrect perceiving
Believing the misleading

Dating a year, laughed at jokes ‘til we teared
Spilled our most private feelings over a beer
I had the feeling it was all so right
She lately saw it in a different light
I awoke with a Dear John, my worst fear

Chorus:
Perception Deception
Is receiving what is deceiving
Leads to incorrect perceiving
Believing the misleading

207 Aug 28, 2010



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