"The Crestfallen" as written by and Sven Morten Ragnar/strid Karlsson....
Don't question any lies,
There's no reason to find
Another trip to cause a denial
Yet you're stripped and you hope is gone
Another trap for you to fall into
You swallow every threat that will enter your mind
Enter you mind!
A shadow just as dark as your past
Is leading the way through the web of desire
Healing all the wounds in your chest
Vengeance is rising
Can I ever resolve, if it's a matter of time?

Just remember
Where you've spent you time
Can't respect all the tears you have cried
Just remember
Can't trace your fate with a pitiful crime

Don't question any lies,
There's no reason to find
Another trip to cause a denial
Yet you're stripped and you hope is gone
Another trap for you to fall into
Can I ever resolve, if it's a matter of do or die
Can I ever resolve, if it's a matter of time

(repeat chorus)

There's no way to dig much deeper
If you think it's alright
Assorting the right from the wrong ones,
That you have learned so well

You're stucked you can't rememeber
The light is turning dim, you're trapped
Although you've been there a thousand times
Before (repeat)
Crestfallen be thy name (repeat)


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"The Crestfallen" as written by Sven Morten Ragnar Karlsson Bjoern Ove Ingemar Strid

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  • +1
    General CommentThat lyrics are wrong. Here are the correct:

    Don't question any lies,
    There's no reason to find
    Another trip to cause a denial
    Yet you're stripped and your hope is gone
    another trap for you to fall into
    You swallow every threat that will enter your mind
    Enter your mind!
    A shadow just as dark as your past
    Is leading the way through the web of desire
    Healing all the wounds in your chest
    Vengeance is rising...
    Can I ever resolve, if it's a matter of do or die
    Can I ever resolve, if it's a matter of time?

    Just remember
    Where you've spent your time
    Can't respect all the tears you have cried
    Just remember
    How you've changed your life
    Can't trace your fate with a pitiful crime

    Don't question any lies,
    there's no reason to find
    Another trip to cause a denial
    Yet you're stripped and your hope is gone
    Another trap for you to fall into
    Can I ever resolve, if it's a matter of do or die
    Can I ever resolve, if it's a matter of time?

    Just remember
    Where you've spent your time
    Can't respect all the tears you have cried
    Just remember
    How you've changed your life
    Can't trace your fate with a pitiful crime

    There's no way you can dig much deeper
    If you think it's alright
    Assorting the right from the wrong ones,
    that you have learned so well...

    You're stucked you can't remember
    The light is turning dim
    You're trapped although you've been there
    A thousand times before
    You're stucked you can't remember
    The light is turning dim
    You're trapped although you've been there
    A thousand times before

    Crestfallen be thy name
    Crestfallen be thy name




    I guess it's about persons who spend their life in depressions. Always in the search for the reasons why you are like you are, digging deep into your soul to find answers, but they will never come. Sounds to me like Strid (the lyrics are from him) was once a very depressed person who learned to accept his own personality and started to concentrate on the things that really matter to go on with his life. This song is like a warning to others who never go forward because they stop themself with self-analysing. The soul-search will never end, because there are just no answers to find, no matter how deep and often you're doing that.

    I hope it's understandable what I am writing, I'm just noticing how difficult it is to me to write this kind of thoughts in english...

    Anyway, a really really great song. The "There's no way you can dig much deeper" and "You're stucked you can't remember" parts always let my heart explode, damn beautiful...
    XCrusherXon November 06, 2006   Link
  • +1
    General CommentHe works with depressed teenagers when he's not singing for Soilwork, I know that inspires a lot of his songs. Whether thats the case with this song, I dunno.
    samwaltonon August 03, 2007   Link
  • 0
    General Commentno comments on that? that's incredible!
    this song is amazing, it's the first song i've heard of soilwork, and i think it's one of the best songs by them...
    -=ViRUS=-on August 31, 2006   Link

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