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Genesis Dance On A Volcano Lyrics

Last updated: 05/05/2009 11:00:00 AM

Holy Mother of God
You've got to go faster than that to get to the top.
Dirty old mountain
All covered in smoke, she can turn you to stone
So you better start doing it right
better start doing it right.

You're halfway up and you're halfway down
And the pack on your back is turning you around.
Throw it away, you won't need it up there, and remember
You don't look back whatever you do.
Better start doing it right.

On your left and on your right
Crosses are green and crosses are blue
Your friends didn't make it through.
Out of the night and out of the dark
Into the fire and into the fight
Well that's the way the heroes go, Ho! Ho! Ho!

Through a crack in Mother Earth,
Blazing hot, the molten rock
Spills out over the land.
And the lava's the lover who licks your boots away. Hey! Hey! Hey!
If you don't want to boil as well.
B-B-Better start the dance
D-D-Do you want to dance with me.

You better start doing it right.

The music's playing, the notes are right
Put your left foot first and move into the light.
The edge of this hill is the edge of the world
And if you're going to cross you better start doing it right
better start doing it right.

You better start doing it right.

Let the dance begin.

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lost in space and time | Reviewer: diane handlik silkiss | 5/5/09

this song dance on a volcano and the album reaches my soul the greatest.... at a time i was most confused as to my reason for being.i still dont really know where i went when listening but feel i was in a place of deep understanding!!! I THANK U GENESIS FOR TAKING ME AWAY FROM MY TOUBLES EVEN IF IT WERE JUST ALITTLE WHILE. I HAVE ALWAYS BEEN A GREAT FAN AND WILL LOVE U TO ALL ETERNITY!!! HAVE SO MUCH MORE I WOULD LOVE TO EXPRESS BUT SO LITTLE SPACE... WISH PETER WAS STILL WITH THE GROUP, DID HE PLAY DRUMS, HA HA LOVING U ALWAYS AND FORVER YOUR MOST FAITHFUL FAN!!! P.S. U CAN TAKE ME AWAY AGAIN ANYTIME!!!!