Love Will lyrics: Oleander Petals

Will’s relationship with his mom was bad, but the one with his dad has been virtually non-existent… and a few months ago, when William (Sr.) found out that Will’s brother Max was gay, he wanted nothing to do with his sons at all. Well, Will wasn’t going to let him have the final word. Not […]

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Love Will lyrics: Restart

This song tells the story of how Will and Shea met, and the moment he fell in love with her. Restart Another restive night Like an eight-hour cyclone This solitary plight A phase I’ve not outgrown A carousel of notions I’m powered by the sun But just go through the motions And then at dusk, I’m […]

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Love Will lyrics: Standard

Shea walks out. In physical and emotional pain, Will writes this song. Standard Most delicate of fruits, intense yet sweet Her skin–the taste, it lingered on my tongue The scent of apricot perfumed her hair A smell so fresh, I gasped, inhaled, I clung Onto her body, flesh as hot as mine My fingertips now intimately […]

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Love Will lyrics: Twenty-four Year Wrath

Will and his mother have had a tumultuous relationship since… well, birth, pretty much. She was an alcoholic, and he resented her from his very first memory. In this song, Will has finally begun to see how alike he and his mother are, and he has finally started to forgive her for all the ways […]

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Love Will lyrics: For Shea

Upon meeting Shea, Will began to look back at the man he’d been over the past eight years, and how that man was nowhere near good enough for this woman. He knew changes needed to be made, and for the first time in his life, he wanted to make them. He felt like he had a […]

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Love Will lyrics: Liar

Will wrote this one as he started to realize he was falling for Shea, the woman he meets while the band is stuck in a snowstorm in Minneapolis. Shea has accused all musicians of being liars; Will has assured her that he is really a physicist by profession, which he is, despite the fact that […]

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Love Will lyrics: Brookings, SD (Peron’s song)

Peron’s girlfriend of three years, Brooke, breaks up with him while he is touring with Damon’s band. The song gets its title from the next city they play, which they feel is a strange coincidence and a good opportunity to start the process of getting over her. Brookings, SD aka the break-up song I went […]

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