Fire Eyes

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Little rock/alternative track about a hawk.


She has fire in her eyes
Her beauty is in disguise
Behind dry and scaly talons
Behind cold and glassy eyes

Under majestic wings
Earth's expanse a mere plaything
Just below the clouds
She soars on majestic wings

Regal is her feathered face
Those feathers fine as lace


A queen secure in her reign
She'll have the sun for her crown
From high above with keen sight
She scans the ground while there is light

During the day
She rules the sky
Though even she
Must flee the night


from Stenders, released October 30, 2011
All music written and played by Sten
Lyrics written by Becca



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Stenders Charlottesville, Virginia

Stenders is a band started by Sten and Anders Hasselquist. It started out when the two brothers, at the suggestion of their mother, used one SM57 mic and a computer to record several improvised song to give to their extended family members during the holidays. That way, they wouldn't have to spend real money. However, the recordings actually didn't sound too bad, and something more serious evolved ... more

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