Do not go gentle into that good night,
Old age should burn and rave at close of day;
Rage, rage against the dying of the light.

Though wise men at their end know dark is right,
Because their words had forked no lightning they
Do not go gentle into that good night.

Good men, the last wave by, crying how bright
Their frail deeds might have danced in a green bay,
Rage, rage against the dying of the light.

Wild men who caught and sang the sun in flight,
And learn, too late, they grieved it on its way,
Do not go gentle into that good night.

Grave men, near death, who see with blinding sight
Blind eyes could blaze like meteors and be gay,
Rage, rage against the dying of the light.

And you, my father, there on the sad height,
Curse, bless me now with your fierce tears, I pray.
Do not go gentle into that good night.
Rage, rage against the dying of the light.


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    General Commenti just discovered them because someone mentioned them on ug so i though id check them out. then it was like, there not even saying words so i thought id come here to see if they actually did half words.

    actually i dont even like this band.
    soadfan8on June 03, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General Commentwow there are like 2 people that have heard of this band huh?
    Forrest-ExCon August 01, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General Commentseems to be that way
    stager20on August 03, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General CommentWhere did these come from? I thought Anaal Nathrakh didn't give out lyrics to their songs.
    Oriaxon September 27, 2006   Link
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    General CommentThis is just the text of Dylan Thomas's poem "Do not go gentle into that good night". I have no idea if the lyrics in the actual song are the same. It doesn't sound like it.
    oballon November 10, 2006   Link
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    General CommentI wish they would give out their lyrics... I love all of their stuff just wish I knew what they were singing about
    shadowsilenceon June 10, 2007   Link
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    General CommentAmen.
    sdz896542on August 10, 2016   Link

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