this guilt hangs around your neck like portraits on walls
i swear i can't recall the last time i saw you smile, it's been a while

run away
cause this makes no sense
with hollow hands kissed by hollow lips
run away
cause you've seen him cry
you've cut apart his heart with your knife
hollow, hollow, hollow
just like you're pretty, pretty, now breath

now i've said too much again
with hollow lips touching hollow hands
over time this will end
oh, is this wrong
we knew this all along

sometimes my life has got me down
but guilt beats hate and you turn it all around
sometimes my life has got me down
but guilt beats hate, now you've won


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    General CommentBest benton falls song ever. so much emotion. the highlight of this album. it\'s painful. brutal. loves it.
    iamnothing2uon April 23, 2005   Link
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    General CommentMy God. Such a beautifully emotional song. Everything works so perfectly, and the words are absolutely amazing.

    "with hollow lips touching hollow hands
    over time this will end"

    "sometimes my life has got me down
    but guilt beats hate and you turn it all around"

    I used to turn this song up loud and just put it on repeat when I needed a good cry.
    edge of the worldon April 03, 2006   Link

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