Dearly beloved,
We're gathered here to mourn
The death of the young one
The death of your first born
And he tried, tried to understand
Why his lungs gave out.
His last dying words went out from them

It isn't enough for your family
It isn't enough for your father
But is it enough to break your spirits?
And he's breaking like a thousand windows
But he's on the pane that keeps the glass from hitting the floor

He's the kind of guy you wish would just leave
He wears his heart on his sleeve
You won't see any pictures with the whole family
He doesn't wait
He just goes out of control
Before the cops know
A man who can kill two stones with one bird

Please step back from that highway
Don't you see it goes my way
Please step back from that highway

If you're number eight, then he's number nine.
It adds up half the time
A teller with no fortune
A body left out to find
I once was told that white gold looks so pretty on your skin
The jewelery which covers up all the rusting within.

Please step back from that highway
Don't you see it goes my way
Please step back from that highway

It isn't enough for your family
It isn't enough for your father
But is it enough to break your spirits?
He's kind of like the wind
You can't see it, but you feel it
And that's the only way you know that he's there
And how can you leave a place you've never been to?
Or run away from something that's not chasing
And it never was

Please step back from that highway
Don't you see it goes my way
Please step back from that highway



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Funeral Masses for William Jennings (Viewing Hours 4-6) song meanings
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    General Commentsounds like they're saying its not enough of an explanation why he died. its not enough for your family its not enough for your father. maybe he didnt live up to his fathers expectations. but all of this is enough to break your spirit. sounds like maybe he killed someone else and then himself 'He just goes out of control Before the cops know A man who can kill two stones with one bird'. i dono havent heard anything about this song but thats my interpretation on it.
    under_pressure_1990on February 14, 2006   Link

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