LOCKED in a room like a tomb to fall from bed to sickness and no one to witness this mess i'm left with. And you thought this moment was just a tickle in your throat, an itch on the roof of your mouth. So CUT OFF THE HEAD and laugh like a smile. Are you here? Is this the way all stories end? Believe me DEAR? I'd rather swallow tassles than tacks. AAAAAAAAAHHH!!! My ideas are crucified on this cross. So thin and loose but these nails are slowly slipping throughthe boards. This gauze is stopping blood. This gauze is SOAKED twice through. Leaving us stained.

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    General Commentamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamamaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaazinnggngngngngngngngngnggggg
    mrb31158on March 06, 2003   Link
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    General Commentlisten to this all the way up and youll never know anything as passionate.
    xautumnsxon July 05, 2003   Link
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    General Commentthe part that starts at around 1:30 in this song... is.............. amamamamamazing. heh..
    OnTheMighton June 02, 2004   Link
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    General CommentFUCK. I can't stop listening to this song.
    javnesson August 23, 2005   Link
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    General CommentCoC is nothing less than amazing,
    removeyourteethon December 16, 2005   Link
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    General Commentthe quiet build up rocks me hardcore
    sean7711on May 07, 2006   Link
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    General CommentGod, the tour version 7" that you can download from level-plane that has ghosts as well is nothing short of amazing.
    RecoveringPainon January 20, 2007   Link
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    General CommentThe title of this song reminds me of the comic Johnny the Homicidal Maniac (or JTHM) where he constantly has to kill people in order to paint the walls with their blood to please the monster that's behind them, and if he ever stops and the blood on the walls gets too dry and old, the monster will break through. Maybe the title has nothing to do with that, but that's what it reminded me of.

    Also, the lyrics in this room seem to somewhat match the lyrics in "Shadows of Ghosts Passing On City Streets," like a sequel or a prequel to that song.
    Lanimilbuson July 21, 2007   Link
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    General CommentCoincidentally, I also compare this song to JTHM =D.

    IT CHANGES COLORS WHEN IT DRIES! Jaja. Love Jhonen Vasquez.

    Ah. And this song. First CoC song I had, I believe, but it was a live version with a clipped title (Painting Over the Blood on the Walls, or someting akin).
    LaDiabloon July 29, 2007   Link

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