If parting is such sweet sorrow,
Why does this still taste bitter
Against my lips?
Electric words crackle,
Like poison on the wire.

If parting is such sweet sorrow,
Why does this still taste bitter?
(Or is it a blessing in disguise)

A breath and it's gone,
But it lingers.
Reminds me to feel something.
A breath and it's gone but it lingers,
Reminds me to feel..

We tread so carefully between
Every piece and promises
That matter most
As the sun leaves the gulf
Colous saturate our ghosts
Shadows faded
Once kept me contained
Now seem far away

Take my hand, my everything
Take this heart and soul to keep
Choke hold and don't let me breathe
Choke hold and don't let me..

Lyrics submitted by ameztv

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    General CommentTHE HOT LIES OWN YOU
    x~EvilGothFairy~xon September 21, 2005   Link
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    General CommentHaha, that it does.

    I'm not exactly sure what this song means. Possibly about choking someone?
    kara! at the discoon September 24, 2005   Link
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    General CommentThis song is so awsome.. i love it.. !!!
    ∑mon October 27, 2005   Link
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    General Commentnah i don´t think it is about physically choking someone but emotionally perhaps.. the hot lies are heaps cool! i heard they caned bodyjar when they were the supporting act at their gig, haha ooops.
    'Reminds me to feel something'
    really love that line.. awesome band, awesome song.
    -Amz-on January 18, 2006   Link
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    General Commentat big day out they were awesome everyone one was sreaming so loud we couldn't nearly here wat the band was sing about..... so rad!!!
    i lost my shoes in the wolfmother mosh!
    lol............. i'm cool really
    fallen angelson February 26, 2006   Link

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