I don't know why, I don't know why
I don't know why it takes so long

I cut my hair, I grow it back
First the thought and then the act
To think a plant up towards the sun
It can't be done, it can't be done

I see you now, I saw you then
I know you more, and different
I can't contain it, still complain
Love's a weed, trust is rain

In a moment wings unfurl
A butterfly, a little girl
Star pieces fall to the ground
Streaks of light, just tonight

Sam and Libby, Lib and Sam
Made a little one of them
A baby's born a man to die
I don't know why, I don't know why

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    General Commenti know there are different ways you can go about this song, but from my own interpretation i feel like it's the struggle the narrator has with patience and the unknown. sometimes you just got to let go and give things time and stop asking why.
    melancholyjenon May 01, 2009   Link

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