Jewel - Intro lyrics
Intro (Spoken as an intro to "I'm Sensitive")
Okay, I gotta think about it. I was really bummed when I wrote this.
Because it's funny, when you grow up in a place like Alaska it's so
beautiful and it's really easy to have some faith, you know what I
mean? And faith after all is what carries you through, like, the
darkest of days. You just have to believe time will pass, somehow the
tide will come back in and I won't feel so incredibly shitty tomorrow.
And it's hard 'cause like people lose faith, you know, when you're
surrounded by crime and murder and pollution everyday. But it's really
what like makes everything okay. And I think if we could just be...
(Jewel starts talking to an audience member)
Shut up I'm talking. That was obnoxious girl. I was kidding. God, I'm
insulting people. (laughter)
So anyway I just thought maybe if we could be surrounded in beauty
we'd become what we see. 'Cause all we're told in the news is how evil
we are and how racist we are and all these things.