Thing Don't Always Go the Way They're Planned

from by Mark Nichols

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Lyrics by Bertolt Brecht from Caucasian Chalk Circle. Music by Mark Nichols.


Your father is a bastard and your mother is a whore!
But baby all the nice people gonna love you even more
The child of blood spilt tiger brings the baby horses feed
And to the mother's milk the son of snake knows what they need.

Oh, things don't always go the way they're planned.


from Caucasian Chalk Circle, released November 13, 2012
Performed by Mark Nichols



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Mark Nichols Los Angeles, California

Is a writer, director, composer and filmmaker, but is known mainly as a creator of music theater works, including HOW TO SURVIVE THE APOCALYPSE: A BURNING OPERA, LITTLE BOY GOES TO HELL, JOE BEAN, and for his popular score for Brecht's CAUCASIAN CHALK CIRCLE. Info at ... more


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