Deep Purple Shield cover

Shield
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Lyrics and Meaning


Released
Mar 21, 2005
Genre
Rock

Shield Lyrics

Song Meaning
Verse 1
Mama plays a queen on the hill built on a dream
While the children play in the field
Papa smokes the pipe of a sweet and better life
But how strong is the shield?
Can peace be found on the carpet above ground
Where sky is forever blue
Verse 2
So let it pass baby now, the slow and riding cloud
Which may take me from you
Verse 3
Many things a man can lose
His self, his rights, his views
But never his heart or his love
So take this hand of mine and climb baby, climb
To the hill up above
Verse 4
Now you can play a queen on the hill built on a dream
While our children play in the field
I can smoke the pipe of a sweet and better life
And trust in the strength of the shield
Verse 5
So trust in you love, and Lucy of above
And let light pass like a wheel
Don't take the chance of life's hectic dance
Kiss the strength of the shield
Verse 6
The seeker will be found by the looker on the ground
And to his wish he will yield
Verse 7
Fate will have it's word, of course
(Think this line is wrong)
And time will change its course
And hold the strength of the shield

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