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Originally released on "Control of Electromagnetic Radiation" (2009)


I've got a pipe dream, you've got a lot of nerve
Teaching the angels all the time
I've got another thing working in my favor,
You teach the angels and you're mine.

Lost at the market now, for several hours.
There in the aisles watching you
Are all the secret agents working undercover.
They wish they had you, but I do.

You got it good (you don't know how good you got it).

With the perfect alibi you've got no excuse,
You could phone it in, but what's the use?
You've got it good.

You've got a pipe dream, I'm underwater.
Drowning in it now you're near.
I've got a secret now I'll never tell you:
You are the pipe dream and you're here.

You got it good...


from Songs, 1995​-​2010, released May 31, 2011




The Calculus Affair Seattle, Washington

The Calculus Affair is the solo project of Seattle musician Paul Mariz. Paul plays music out in the world as a member of The Rejections, a band made up of novelists and their trailing spouses (of which he is the latter).

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