As I lay dying,
I saw the eyes, the eyes of God.
Thy kingdom come.
A force so strong pulled me along
as I lay dying.

As I lay dying,
I laughed as I had never laughed before
at circumstance and the evened score,
as I lay dying.

As I lay dying I touched the air,
felt the chill, the blinding stare
of my mind's eye, began to cry
as I lay dying.

As I lay dying, I felt so strange:
although I bleed, I feel no pain,
and just like life it seems insane -
but now I'm dying.

Look at your soul in the mirror:
every choice you've made is etched upon its face.
Epitaph carved by your actions
Are we searching for a different state of grace?
No one is sure of the answer
Is this just a waiting room for something else?
How can you measure life?
Is it something we must lose to find ourselves?

Will it just go on after I am gone?
I saw above my heaven and beneath as well.
The threat of hell...
will my sins be forgiven?

Lyrics submitted by Octavarium64

As I Lay Dying song meanings
Add your thoughts

No Comments

sort form View by:
  • No Comments

Add your thoughts

Log in now to tell us what you think this song means.

Don’t have an account? Create an account with SongMeanings to post comments, submit lyrics, and more. It’s super easy, we promise!

Back to top