technology and angels

“…
And I still believe in angels
And footsteps in the snow
And I still believe in the goodness of Man
Despite the evil in my world
And I still believe in love
Though I’m happy to be free of the pain
But please just give me one last breath
Before I pass from this place

One last breath for the wicked
One last breath for the sin
One last breath for the lost, the nameless
And those that I’ve forgotten…”

The soundtrack of this morning I listened to while on my way to work, taken from Sophia’s “Technology Won’t Save Us”, one of the very few indie-rock albums that have made it to my collection. In some ways, both the record title and the lyrics somehow seem to fit. Melancholy at its best, and I adore this album maybe just for its title. Indeed, technology won’t save us…