"Breezeblocks" is a song originally by Alt-J that Poppy covered with Kurt Hunter and Tony Hundtoft during her "Moriah Poppy" era. It was uploaded to her YouTube channel on September 30th, 2013, released to iTunes on January 24th, 2014, and released to SteamyintheCity's SoundCloud on December 25th, 2014.

Lyrics

[Verse 1]
She may contain the urge to run away
But hold her down with soggy clothes and breezeblocks
Cetirizine, your fever's gripped again
Never kisses, all you ever send are full stops (La la la la)
Do you know where the wild things go?
They go along to take your honey
Break down, now weep, build up breakfast
Now let's eat, my love, my love, love, love (La la la la)

[Chorus]
Muscle to muscle and toe to toe
The fear has gripped me but here I go
My heart sinks as I jump up
My hand grips as my eyes shut

[Verse 2]
Do you know where the wild things go?
They go along to take your honey (La la la la)
Break down, now sleep, build up breakfast
Now let's eat, my love, my love, love, love (La la la la)
She bruises, coughs, she splutters pistol shots
Pull her down with soggy clothes and breezeblocks
She's morphine, queen of my vaccine
My love, my love, love, love (La la la la)

[Chorus]
Muscle to muscle and toe to toe
The fear has gripped me but here I go
My heart sinks as I jump up
Your hand grips hand as my eyes shut

[Verse 3]
She may contain the urge to run away
But hold her down with soggy clothes and breezeblocks
Germolene, disinfect the scene, my love, my love, love, love
Please don't go, I love you so, my lovely

[Bridge]
Please don't go, please don't go
I love you so, I love you so
Please don't go, please don't go
I love you so, I love you so
Please break my heart
Please don't go, please don't go
I love you so, I love you so
Please don't go, please don't go
I love you so, I love you so
Please break my heart

[Outro]
Please don't go, I'll eat you whole
I love you so, I love you so, I love you so
Please don't go, I'll eat you whole
I love you so, I love you so, I love you so
Please don't go, I'll eat you whole
I love you so, I love you so, I love you so
Please don't go, I'll eat you whole
I love you so, I love you so, I love you so
Please don't go, I'll eat you whole
I love you so, I love you so, I love you so
Please don't go, I'll eat you whole
I love you so, I love you so, I love you so
Please don't go, I'll eat you whole
I love you so, I love you so, I love you so
Please don't go, I'll eat you whole
I love you so, I love you so, I love you so

Trivia

  • The cover is still available for download on iTunes (Track 18).
  • "Breezeblocks" and "Fade Into You" are the only Moriah Poppy covers that have one of their original uploads still available on SoundCloud.

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