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Tom Waits - Trouble's Braids lyrics with translation (on click)

Trouble's Braids - Tom Waits

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Well I pulled on trouble's braids

and I hid in the briars

out by the quick mud

stayin' away from the main roads

passin' out wolf tickets

downwind from the blood hounds

and I pulled on trouble's braids

and I lay by a cypress

as quiet as a stone

'til the bleeding stopped

I blew the weather vane

off some old road house

I build a fire in the