You feel the waves
As they begin to crash
And wash your life away
It strapped you down
And made you a slave to the taste
You've messed it up
Made a mistake
And now i think it's time to pay
For all the promises you start to break

In these flames you've burned us alive now
You could've been someone
In these flames you've burned us alive now
Now you've left your impression
I think it's coming back again
And I can't fake
The way I feel inside
I don't want you
I don't need you
You burned me once
But you won't burn me again

You motherfucker
You've lost all you loved
And all the friends you've made
I picked you up
Gave you another chance to waste
You point your finger at me
But you still won't assume any blame
Think your conspiracy's lead you astray


Your misery tears away
At your lungs with its sharpest teeth
Your misery has got you down now
You can't come crawling back
Now running your mouth
I'm sick of all the games
All of those years
They seem like yesterday


Lyrics submitted by gloomba38

Burned Us Alive song meanings
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    General CommentThe ultimate goodbye/breakup song. Quality.
    The chorus is absolutely slick. \m/
    SammySinon July 25, 2006   Link
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    General Commenti definitely relate to this, its actually scary how much i do, but, yeah, its a good goodbye song, and i understand the thought.....eighteen visions is one of my favorite bands, and they always will be...
    blahboy13on September 09, 2006   Link
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    General Commenti love the chorus that is my favorite part tho
    Bad_MamaJamaon December 05, 2006   Link
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    General Commentbreak up of my favourites...and i also love the chorus
    silenteyeson August 27, 2007   Link
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    General Commenti think it's about a friend or a loved one who has messed it all up again for the last time. and the other person is saying goodbye i dont want you around anymore. pretty much you burned me once but you wont burn me again cuz im done with you.
    amber661on December 04, 2007   Link

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