There you stood on the edge of your feather
Expecting to fly
While I laughed I wondered whether
I should wave goodbye
Knowing that you'd gone

By the summer it was healing
We had said goodbye
All the years we'd spent with feeling
Ended with a cry
They ended with a cry
They ended with a cry

I tried so hard to stand
As I stumbled and fell to the ground
So hard to laugh as I stumble
And reached for the love I found
Knowing it was gone

If I never lived without you
Now you know I'd die
If I never said I loved you
Now you know I'd try
Babe, now you know I'd try
Babe, now you know I'd try

Lyrics submitted by notworthloving

Expecting to Fly song meanings
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    General CommentThis song is a cover of the Neil Young/Buffalo Springfield song of the same name. Great song to begin with but Emily Haines' voice adds a vulnerability that I think the original lacks. As far as meaning, it's a song about the one you let get away.
    notworthlovingon June 11, 2007   Link
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    General Commentshe definitely did a great job on this.
    dustybreezeon April 01, 2008   Link
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    General Commenti really want the mp3, anybody got it? :D
    my email's
    i'll send you some good stuff in return, add me! :)
    dustybreezeon May 08, 2008   Link
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    General Commentnevermind nevermind, i found it.
    dustybreezeon September 23, 2008   Link

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