FCS Daily Music Video – ‘Thank U’ Alanis Morissette (2020, 20 years on)

Alanis Nadine Morissette  (ə-LAH-niss MORR-ih-SET; born June 1, 1974) is a Canadian-American singer, songwriter, and actress.

This song is Alanis’ reflection after her visit to India. She realizes all these habits she has don’t need to exist. It’s a humbling song about growth and gratification.

Comments:

Alanis has very much grown into a very intelligent looking woman, still with the beautiful looks and stunning voice

I appreciate Alanis, her talent is still intact after all of these years

Alanis Morissette Thank U 1999

Lyrics below

“Thank U”

How ’bout getting off of these antibiotics
How ’bout stopping eating when I’m full up
How ’bout them transparent dangling carrots
How ’bout that ever elusive kudo

Thank you India
Thank you terror
Thank you disillusionment
Thank you frailty
Thank you consequence
Thank you, thank you silence

How ’bout me not blaming you for everything
How ’bout me enjoying the moment for once
How ’bout how good it feels to finally forgive you
How ’bout grieving it all one at a time

Thank you India
Thank you terror
Thank you disillusionment
Thank you frailty
Thank you consequence
Thank you, thank you silence

The moment I let go of it
Was the moment I got more than I could handle
The moment I jumped off of it
Was the moment I touched down

How ’bout no longer being masochistic
How ’bout remembering your divinity
How ’bout unabashedly bawling your eyes out
How ’bout not equating death with stopping

Thank you India
Thank you providence
Thank you disillusionment
Thank you nothingness
Thank you clarity
Thank you, thank you silence

Yeah, yeah
Oh, oh, oh-oh
No, oh, oh, oh
No, oh, oh, oh

Published by donmatthewspoetry

I just like playing round with words. And having fun

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