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Ceiling/Sky (1995)


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song play in two acts
XI. Crushed by the Rock I Been Standing On (excerpt)
Duration: 01 mins 00 secs
Darius de Haas / Audra McDonald / Marin Mazzie / Welly Yang / Avanti! Ensemble / John Adams
(p) and © 1998 Nonesuch Records
Nonesuch 7559 79473-2

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Text heard on Sample:
I'm crushed by the rock I been standing on
Who would hurt you like this?
How could it happen right here in the Church!
I'd give up my life for your kiss!
You could be dying
And here I am trying to pray!
I'm crushed by the rock I been standing on


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