Preacher was a talkin' there's a sermon he gave,

He said every man's conscience is vile and depraved,

You cannot depend on it to be your guide

When it's you who must keep it satisfied.

from: The Man In The Long Black Coat


squib said...

Oh I love this song, haven't heard it in a long while

Martin Edmond said...

there's a great version of it by Mark Lanegan on the I'm Not There soundtrack. First time I heard the lyrics properly ...