Here I am sitting on the beach again
Watching as the tide comes rolling in.
I miss the times when I looked into your eyes
A sacrifice I made for paradise.

The objects in your mirror
are closer than they actually appear.

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    General CommentA song about sometimes you have to give up the things you love the most to get ahead in life.
    Locuston December 04, 2001   Link
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    General Commentwrong.....a song about makin tha wrong decision, wut is paradise without tha person dat u would wunna spend ur life wit?????
    pUnK eon January 18, 2002   Link
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    General Commenti agree wit pUnK e. paradise is crap.
    MorbidAngelon January 29, 2002   Link
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    General Commentparadise is non-existant, cause nothing can be truely perfect, paradise is a load of optimistic bullshit.
    fyldotcomon February 10, 2002   Link
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    General Commentummm...yeah...punk e...learn english, or some language other than the one you're trying to use. you may come off as intelligent if you do. and also, don't tell someone they're wrong. let people have their own opinions and meanings of songs.

    and i agree with locust.
    JulieMarleneon March 23, 2002   Link
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    General CommentI think he just gave up something that he loved. He gave up staring into her eyes for something better maybe.
    way2emoon April 13, 2002   Link
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    General CommentI feel he means, for whatever reason, he cannot be with his object of affection...he sacrificed something important in his life to be with her, and now shes just a memory :( sad
    Luminaireon April 17, 2002   Link
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    General Commentthis song's about Kris Roe's move from New Jersy to Santa Barbara...he left someone behind there but now he thinks where he is is paradise
    loserkidgirlon April 19, 2002   Link
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    General CommentLoserkidgirl hit the nail on the head. Kris Roe had to leave a girl behind when he moved out to Santa Barbara
    ORANGE-tommorrowon April 25, 2002   Link
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    General CommentExcept it wasn't new jersey, it was indiana. He had to leave behind Starla's mom...
    StarsAreForeveron April 26, 2002   Link

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