I was sleeping when two men dressed in white
Bruised and smiling, got chained up in the night
“Silas, why are you singing? The prisoners are trying to sleep”
He said, “Brother, I can’t keep quiet”
And he told us how we could be free
So we all joined in with him
We were singing through our dismay
I’m sure the guards were confused and afraid when the building started to shake
The guard drew out his sword to strike himself down where he stood
For he though he had let us escape
But Paul said, “Don’t worry friend! We are all still here. Do yourself no harm”

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    General CommentUmm...this one was written by St. Luke covered by the Pomegranates
    watermansethon August 12, 2009   Link
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    Lyric CorrectionI think he says "I JUST can't keep quiet." but anyway, i love this song so much:)
    And we all joined in LA LA LA LA LA LA LA LA LA LA!
    WeAreAwesomeon August 27, 2010   Link

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