This song is inspired by the book The Fault in Our Stars by John Green.
We were great star-crossed lovers
I'd tell you about it if I could
But I won't tell you our story
It will die with us, as it should
If I tried, I'd disappear
Into a puddle of tears
So I will talk about math instead, instead
Oh I'm not a mathematician - wha oh wha oh - but I do know
That there are infinite numbers between one and zero
And I am so very grateful - oh that okay - is our always
Cause you gave me a forever within the numbered days
You were a welcome addition
So I'm thankful that 1+1 is 2.
Cause you're one in a million
And I don't wanna see a world without you
There are days when I resent
The small size of our set
Because I want more numbers than we're likely to get, to get
There's no place I'd rather be
Than in our little infinity
But the world is not a wish granting factory
released April 22, 2014
Written, performed, and recorded by Lauren Fairweather. Drums by Jarrod Perkins. Gang vocals by a bunch of wizards in a bathroom in Kansas. Mixed and mastered by Dan Brennan.
Artwork by Lauren Fairweather. Released by DFTBA Records.
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