Big man stands behind an open door
Said, leave your lady on the cement floor.
Got some kicks, want to take a ride?
I said, yeah!
“take your pick, leave yourself behind”
I said, yeah!

I've no fear but for falling down
So look out below I am falling now
Oh please understand I just need, my friend,
a way a way a way home

Tried to walk, found a severed hand
Recognized it by the wedding band

Said it’s ok, do you want some more?
I said, yeah!
Said You’ll see dragons after 3 or 4
I said, yeah!

Under stand I’m not falling down
I said, look around, the rooms taller now,
I can’t close my eyes,
‘cause I see the sound in waves
In wave, lets me stay calm

If I don’t lose control
Explore and not explode
A preternatural other plane
With the power to maintain

Like a tear in all we know
Once dissolved we are free to grow
What is human, what is more?
I’ll answer this when I get home


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    General Commentdoes anyone hear the bit of porch in this song and a bit of smells like teen spirit? lol anyways i don't know what this means..sweet lyrics but i'm not going to say something that its not so i'll leave it with you guys.
    LoveBoat_Captainon March 30, 2006   Link
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    General CommentDefinately sensing a hint of teen spirit...
    Police991119on April 11, 2006   Link
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    General CommentI'm not sure so don't take this to heart but my first thought is a man is at a party of a sort with his wife and starts to take some stuff with his wife. She passes out, he takes some more and starts hallucinating, again just my ideas:P great song though, not th ebest of the album. little too fastpaced.
    garalooon April 16, 2006   Link
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    General CommentPearl Jam did this on SNL, and it rocks! It surprised me! I loved the guitar solo at the end.
    T-Crashon April 16, 2006   Link
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    General CommentPearl Jam did this on SNL, and it rocks! It surprised me! I loved the guitar solo at the end.
    T-Crashon April 16, 2006   Link
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    General CommentHow do you know about the other songs on the album? Are they available to download?
    T-Crashon April 16, 2006   Link
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    General CommentI wanted to be original and make a comment on the similarity of this riff and the SLTS one,,...

    So much for that lol,.. It's a surefire rocker thats for damn sure,...

    How in the hell can the song be "too fast paced"? this song is fuckin awesome!
    N0 C0DE 79on April 17, 2006   Link
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    General CommentSaw this song performed live in SNL...IT ROCKED!!! This new PJ album is going to be BIG......
    in_my_treeon April 17, 2006   Link
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    General Commentmoreso porch though...
    N0 C0DE 79on April 18, 2006   Link
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    General CommentIf I don’t lose control
    Explore and not explode
    A preternatural other plane
    With the power to maintain

    Like a tear in all we know
    Once dissolved we are free to grow
    What is human, what is more?
    I’ll answer this when I get home

    This part here sounds an awful lot like Insignifcance.
    Off He Goeson April 18, 2006   Link

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