Slow Boat To China

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lyrics

I'm on a slow boat to China.
I'll send for my valuables when I arrive.
This vessel grants me safe passage
And the current below is my guide.

It'll take a while, but we'll get there.
Going to be a long time from shore to shore.
That's the speed of the slow boat to China.
What do you need to go any faster for?
What do you need to go any faster for?

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from Tortoise, released May 17, 2011

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Dog Is Blue Toronto, Ontario

Toronto’s Dog Is Blue is a garage-folk duo made up of Paul Watson, principal songwriter and cookie-tin pedal enthusiast, and Laura Heaney, purveyor of ghost-noises and multi-instrumentalist extraordinaire. Together they bramble around proudly with all the jangly toys of a tickle-trunk and the surefooted bravado of travelling snake-oil salesmen. ... more

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