I can't be here
How will I know?
Telling me to leave
Where can I go?
My courage fails me
I'm outside I'm listening for the storms
What should I do?
Let them come in peace?
Where should I go?
Rising in the east
How will I know?
I'm outside and I can feel the darkness growing

It's a major complication
How'd you do this to the nation?

Look at the time
What should I do?
Catching up to me
Where should I go?
I know I'm not in Kansas anymore

It's a major complication
How'd you do this to the nation?
Passing off is why I'm leaving
Leave me with my own grieving
Hold onto hope and hope it lets you breathe
Headfirst with me until it's time to leave

I can't be here
I can't explain
Tell me to leave
What should I do?
Courage fails
How will I know?
Listen for storms

It's a major complication
How'd you do this to the nation?
Passing off is why I'm leaving
Leave me with my own
Fall into love
Fall out of love
When it begins
Here's where it ends
Fall into love
Fall out of love
Here's where it ends
Here's where it ends
Hold onto hope and hope it lets you breathe
Headfirst with me until it's time to leave
Until it's time to leave


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    General CommentThis song is about making a new start (particulary in New York after growing up in Missouri I think). Then wondering what's going to still happen after another new start later on in life.
    JonFfromRIon December 14, 2008   Link

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