"The Penalty" as written by and Zach Condon....
Like an ancient day and I'm on trial
Let them seize the way, this once was an island
And I could not stay for I believed them
Left for the lights always in season

Impassable night in a crowd of homesick
Fully grown children, you'll leave the lights
Your family may not wait, Sir, keep on breathing
Our parents rue the day, they find us kneeling
Let them think what they may, for they've good reason
Left for the lights always in season


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"The Penalty" as written by Zach Condon

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    General Commenti have a friend who's a real airheaded frat boy type. not big into art or music. but every time he drives home from college, he listens to this song, and it nearly brings him to tears.

    that's just how powerful the beauty of this song is.
    ModusTheOperandion December 31, 2007   Link

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