Reach for your razor
Cut through the dawn
See through your inner wrath
Keys shan´t open the doors

Behold my heart has stopped
My lungs are laid the final rest
And still I see and do I feel
Yes, but to earthly eyes I am gone
To the land where legends never die
Take me to the twilight land tonight

Again and again and again in every night
The darkness climbs through my walls
Ever screaming silent to the corrupted ears

Never to any man I will spear
My speach it has no value
Eyes that have seen the sights
Bleed through the ages eternal

I ask no more
A life has just begun
Never will I see the sun
And do I miss it
No, my eyes are black
Emotions fled through eyelids closed
Throne of thorns
Clad in shadows


Lyrics submitted by -L3tH4L-

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    General Commentamazing lyrics
    lunaroneon December 04, 2004   Link
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    General CommentPicture this song as your life getting dark, you have seen/felt something terrifying, and it comes back every night and stopes you from sleeping. And that pain makes you cut yourself open, and that fact makes him beeing badly seen by his friends/family etc.. *Never to any man I will spear. My speach it has no value *
    Kaioon March 22, 2005   Link
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    General Commenti think that starting at the second verse it's about dying, then he's like a ghost, and he wants toget taken away to the afterlife
    xJotunxon August 18, 2005   Link
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    General Commentmaybe it means his life is become blinded...
    like, he has become numb in a way,
    unable to feel the emotions and such,
    does he miss the sun? (maybe the joys of life?)
    no, he says
    he is content with being just another blinded by life i guess
    thats what i got out of it at least
    my two cents
    PEACE!
    MinionVarchildon December 16, 2005   Link
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    General CommentI agree with xJotunx, this song is definetely about a man dying and living some horrible afterlife as a spectre.
    Ddaduttaon February 20, 2006   Link
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    General CommentI love the '99 version of this song.
    It's so much more aggressive, and yet more melodic.
    Reminds of System, somehow.
    Ddaduttaon February 20, 2006   Link
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    General CommentIts about being clad in the shadows and the way to break it is to scream silently and return to what you used to be.
    Ixeson August 29, 2006   Link
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    General CommentAt first I figured it was about dying, but the line:


    "Again and again and again in every night
    The darkness climbs through my walls
    Ever screaming silent to the corrupted ears"

    Makes me think it's about sleep, or perhaps using sleep as a tool of escape.
    skizzyon April 28, 2007   Link
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    General Commentfender you need to stop living in the past, i see your posts everywhere on this site and youtube about how new in flames sucks. Congratulations, can you not be a dick?
    drewskinkdon December 07, 2007   Link
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    General CommentI think its about suicide, waiting for the afterlife but ending up in hell.
    Black fireon October 23, 2008   Link

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