1. desert

2. up ahead

3. in the distance

4. shimmer

5. grow heavy

6. dim

7. corridor

8. plenty

9. sweat

10. live it up

11. alibi

12. prisoner

13. device

14. feast

15. stab @(see also Simon & Garfunkel/The Sounds of Silence)

16. beast

Writing/Speaking Activity

This song's lyrics use descriptive words (dark, desert, cool wind, warm smell, shimmering, dim,...)
to give the listener a strong impression. Write a story about an imaginary "strange weekend" you
had using as many descriptive words as you can use. Click here for the story form you can use
to write your story