A photograph you took
sits in the corner of my room
I'd throw it away
but it's too soon to let you go

But I've made my plans
I will erase you from my mind
I only need a little time
to let you go

I throw my keys into the basket
and make my way to bed
it's funny how the ritual of things
can help to clear your head

And my attempts at love
are not worth speaking of
But my dear friend
I'll try again ...

ba, ba, ba, bah

Lyrics submitted by asunriseapart

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    General Commentwhat is this?
    the last paragraph is from "Pray Forgive Me These Mistakes"

    and i've never heard the rest of the song...

    where'd you find it?
    ellie117on October 21, 2006   Link
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    General Commentthecoldwinterair.com/…

    If you want the entire song, e-mail the webmaster through the contact form.
    asunriseaparton December 11, 2006   Link
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    General Commentid=4826
    asunriseaparton December 14, 2006   Link
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    General CommentThis was the last song on The Summer EP if you got the hard copy (the free version had 5 songs on it; the hard copy had those five plus A Different Light and My Dear Friend).
    RunningFoolon January 10, 2008   Link
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    My InterpretationI believe it's about trying to let go of somebody you once loved; however, it is difficult. It isn't instantaneous and needs some time unfortunately.
    finalizeron July 07, 2013   Link

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