"Departure" as written by and Corey/gregoletto Beaulieu....
This weight is so unbearable caving my lungs
All my life seems to be flashing in front of my eyes
Run away from all the pain of life
Ways of devotion turn to obsession open your eyes
I want you to see what you've done to me crying out those eyes
Bring my end to an end
Distance yourself from the pain that covers me
I reach out for your hand to find there's nothing left for me
Razors kiss the vein overdose for pain
A twelve gauge cross kisses the forehead a savior in a shell
Sever me from the fall
Fuck the people, fuck the world, fuck it all
Open my arms
Bleed out the flood
In crimson I begin to drown

Lyrics submitted by Thienskater

"Departure" as written by Jason Suecof Corey Beaulieu

Lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.

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    General CommentI love this song, Im not suicidal or anythihng, but the lyrics are amazing!

    "Suicide is a thought that grazes the minds of many; and in any case, it isn't worth it. Departure? is about every thought and emotion that myself and many have gone through. This song shows that you're not alone and that others have gone through the same and have overcome."-Matt Heafy. (lead singer)
    I got this meaning of the Trivium website, So thats the real meaning..! =)
    PinkPrincess6916on December 19, 2005   Link
  • +1
    General Commenti think this song is about suicide for sure, in the beginning he is talking about how he is living a life that is crushing him, and he has no way out, then towards the end when to song speeds up he accually commits the act
    Joker27on March 19, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthe speed part at the end is really fuckin freaky great!
    ollion April 09, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentdeath... suicide..... blood... pain.... "razors kiss the vein"
    ishallnotfail9on July 29, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThis song is simply the best on the album, i have never before heard a song that confronts so many powerful emotions about death and life. The line "Run away from all the pain of life" is simply amazing and filled with power and real emotion (that so many other bands lack) as well as "Fuck the people, Fuck the world, Fuck it all" which is kinda a stereotypical rebellious line, but it just fits perfectly. My alltime fave Trivium track:-0
    blabon November 07, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis is the best song from ascendancy. it is about suicide but i think there's more. he bacame suicidal because of someone leaving him thats why its called departure
    deathcloudon November 12, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthey pwn! and yes it is about suicide suicide suicide, lol. they still pwn!
    zemagicmasteron January 21, 2006   Link
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    General Commentoh wait its also talking about someone who he wanted to be there for him and when he turns to them theyre not there- they distanced themselves from him and thats why he wants to commit suicide
    "Distance yourself from the pain that covers me
    I reach out for your hand to find there's nothing left for me"
    zemagicmasteron January 21, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThis songs is just great i totally agree with this songs !!!
    eXistenon March 08, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThis song is fooking awesome fellas and ladies. I saw trivium on march the 15th and they fooking ruled!!
    Oakeyon March 25, 2006   Link

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