Crucify me, and nail my hands to a wooden cross
There is nothing above, there is nothing below
Heaven and Hell lives in all of us
And I'll be cast astray

I am an ocean, I am the sea
There is a world inside of me
Lost in the abyss, drowned in the deep
No set of lungs could salvage me
Only a shipwreck, only a ghost
Merely a graveyard of your former self
We just watch the waves crash over
We all get cast astray

There is a Hell, believe me I've seen it
There is a Heaven, let's keep it a secret
No one needs to know
There is a Hell, believe me I've seen it
There is a Heaven, let's keep it a secret
No one needs to know

I am an ocean, I am the sea
There is a world inside of me
Lost in the abyss, drowned in the deep
No set of lungs could salvage me
Save yourself, save your breath
The tide's too strong, you'll catch your death
So breathe for me, just breathe

There is a Hell, believe me I've seen it
There is a Heaven, let's keep it a secret
There is a Hell, believe me I've seen it
There is a Hell, believe me I've seen it
There is a Heaven, let's keep it a secret
There is a Hell, believe me I've seen it

Oh, if we make it through the night
If we make it out alive
Lord have mercy and pray for the dead
Are you saying that you can save me?
Don't hope to ever find me
And I fear I'm too far gone
Pray for the dead

Oh, if we make it through the night
If we make it out alive
Lord have mercy and pray for the dead
Are you saying that you can save me?
Don't hope to ever find me
And I fear I'm too far gone
Pray for the dead

Pray for the dead
Pray for the dead
Pray for the dead
Yeah

Ladies and gentlemen, can I have your full undivided attention?
There's something you all really need to know

There is a Hell, believe me I've seen it
There is a Heaven, let's keep it a secret
There is a Hell, believe me I've seen it
There is a Hell, believe me I've seen it
There is a Heaven, let's keep it a secret
There is a Hell, believe me I've seen it

Oh, if we make it through the night
If we make it out alive
Are you saying that you can save me?
Don't hope to ever find me
And I fear I'm too far gone
Pray for the dead

Oh, if we make it through the night
If we make it out alive
Lord have mercy and pray for the dead
Are you saying that you can save me?
Don't hope to ever find me
And I fear I'm too far gone
Pray for the dead

I am the ocean, I am the sea
There is a world inside of me
I am the ocean, I am the sea
There is a world inside of me
I am the ocean, I am the sea
There is a world inside of me
I am the ocean, I am the sea
There is a world inside of me

I am the ocean, I am the sea
There is a world inside of me
I am the ocean, I am the sea
There is a world inside of me
I am the ocean, I am the sea
There is a world inside of me
I am the ocean, I am the sea
There is a world inside of me


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  • +3
    My Opinionhmmm...ive noticed they sing alot about biblical things, but only the darker parts of the bible, like plagues, death, and hell.....i love it :)
    B34ST1NGon October 25, 2010   Link
  • +3
    General CommentJust pointing out that Lights is Lights - that is her legal name. She is not "The girl from Lights" Lights is not a band, Lights is a small Canadian girl
    OH and I love this song
    lovemusicdorkon November 22, 2010   Link
  • +2
    General CommentFuck my ass and call me Fred.

    This song is sick.
    blake2112on September 28, 2010   Link
  • +2
    General Commentthis song kinda dissappoints me when it gets to the crappy autotuned choir parts
    DWPfreakon March 07, 2011   Link
  • +1
    My OpinionLove it. Great way to kick off another stellar album by BMTH!
    xfullbooston October 04, 2010   Link
  • +1
    General CommentThis song sounds to me like a denial of divine powers.

    "There is nothing above, there is nothing below
    Heaven and Hell lives in all of us"

    This seems like he is saying that humans decide themseves if they are evil and not a higher power.

    Now it is true that i am an active atheist so i may just hear what i want to hear but this is my take on the song.
    TRiToXon November 12, 2010   Link
  • +1
    TranslationRough translation to Swedish (was made at 02:30 am so there may be mistakes (such as spelling because i'm probably dyslectic or w/e))

    Korsfäst mig och spika fast mina händer på ett kors av trä
    Det finns inget ovanför, det finns inget under
    Himmel och helvette bor i oss alla
    Och jag har gått vilse

    Jag är en ocean, jag är havet
    Det finns en värld inom mig
    Förlorad i avgrunden, drunknad i djupet
    Inga lungor kan rädda mig
    Bara ett skeppsbrott, Bara ett spöke
    Endast en kyrkogård för ditt förra jag
    Vi ser bara på när vågorna bryts över oss
    Vi kommer alla gå vilse

    Det finns ett helvette, Tro mig, jag har sett det
    Det finns en himmel, det blir våran hemlighet
    Ingen behöver veta
    Det finns ett helvette, Tro mig, jag har sett det
    Det finns en himmel, det blir våran hemlighet
    Ingen behöver veta

    Jag är en ocean, jag är havet
    Det finns en värld inom mig
    Förlorad i avgrunden, drunknad i djupet
    Inga lungor kan rädda mig
    Rädda dig själv, spara dina andetag
    Floden är för stark, det blir din död
    Så andas för mig, bara andas

    Rough translation to Swedish:

    Korsfäst mig och spika fast mina händer på ett kors av trä
    Det finns inget ovanför, det finns inget under
    Himmel och helvette bor i oss alla
    Och jag har gått vilse

    Jag är en ocean, jag är havet
    Det finns en värld inom mig
    Förlorad i avgrunden, drunknad i djupet
    Inga lungor kan rädda mig
    Bara ett skeppsbrott, Bara ett spöke
    Endast en kyrkogård för ditt förra jag
    Vi kommer alla gå vilse

    Det finns ett helvette, Tro mig, jag har sett det
    Det finns en himmel, det blir våran hemlighet
    Det finns ett helvette, Tro mig, jag har sett det
    Det finns ett helvette, Tro mig, jag har sett det
    Det finns en himmel, det blir våran hemlighet
    Det finns ett helvette, Tro mig, jag har sett det

    Oh, om vi klarar oss genom natten
    Om vi klarar oss ut levande
    Må herren vara nådig och be för de döda
    Säger du att du kan rädda mig?
    Hoppas inte på att någonsin hitta mig
    Jag är rädd att jag är för långt borta
    Be för de döda


    Be för de döda
    Be för de döda
    Be för de döda
    Yeah!

    Mina damer och herrar, får jag be om eran fullständiga, odelade uppmärksamhet
    Det finns något ni alla verkligen behöver veta

    Det finns ett helvette, Tro mig, jag har sett det
    Det finns en himmel, det blir våran hemlighet
    Det finns ett helvette, Tro mig, jag har sett det
    Det finns ett helvette, Tro mig, jag har sett det
    Det finns en himmel, det blir våran hemlighet
    Det finns ett helvette, Tro mig, jag har sett det

    Oh, om vi klarar oss genom natten
    Om vi klarar oss ut levande
    Säger du att du kan rädda mig?
    Hoppas inte på att någonsin hitta mig
    Jag är rädd att jag är för långt borta
    Be för de döda

    Oh, om vi klarar oss genom natten
    Om vi klarar oss ut levande
    Må herren vara nådig och be för de döda
    Säger du att du kan rädda mig?
    Hoppas inte på att någonsin hitta mig
    Jag är rädd att jag är för långt borta
    Be för de döda

    Jag är en ocean, jag är havet
    Det finns en värld inom mig x8
    TRiToXon November 16, 2010   Link
  • 0
    Lyric CorrectionCrucify me, nail my hands to a wooden cross
    There is nothing above, there is nothing below
    Heaven and Hell they just row the boat
    and I’ll be captain for me

    I am an ocean, I am the sea
    there is a world inside of me
    _____________________________
    no set of rules could salvage me
    __________________________
    _________________________
    we just watch the waves crash over
    ________________________

    There is a Hell, believe me I've seen it
    There is a Heaven, let's keep it a secret
    No one needs to know
    There is a Hell, believe me I've seen it
    There is a Heaven, let's keep it a secret
    No one needs to know

    I am an ocean, I am the sea
    There is a world inside of me
    ____________________________
    no set of rules could salvage me
    Save yourself, save your breath
    ____________________________
    ___________________________

    There is a Hell, believe me I've seen it
    There is a Heaven, let's keep it a secret
    There is a Hell, believe me I've seen it
    There is a Heaven, let's keep it a secret

    If we make it through the night, if we make it out alive
    We’ll have mercy and pray for the dead
    are you saying that you can save me
    don’t hope to ever find me
    and I’ll say that you forgot. pray for the dead

    If we make it through the night, if we make it out alive
    We’ll have mercy and pray for the dead
    are you saying that you can save me
    don’t hope to ever find me
    and I’ll say that you forgot pray for the dead

    Pray for the dead
    Pray for the dead
    Pray for the dead

    Ladies and gentlemen, can I have your full undivided attention?
    There is something you all really need to know

    There is a Hell, believe me I've seen it
    There is a Heaven, let's keep it a secret
    There is a Hell, believe me I've seen it
    There is a Heaven, let's keep it a secret

    If we make it through the night, if we make it out alive
    you say that you can save me
    don’t hope to ever find me
    and I’ll say that you forgot.
    Pray for the dead.

    If we make it through the night, if we make it out alive
    We’ll have mercy and pray for the dead
    you say that you can save me
    don’t hope to ever find me
    and I’ll say that you forgot.
    Pray for the dead.

    I am an ocean, I am the sea
    There is a world inside of me
    I am an ocean, I am the sea
    There is a world inside of me
    I am an ocean, I am the sea
    There is a world inside of me
    I am an ocean, I am the sea
    There is a world inside of me

    I am the ocean, I am the sea
    There is a world inside of me
    I am the ocean, I am the sea
    There is a world inside of me
    I am the ocean, I am the sea
    There is a world inside of me
    I am the ocean, I am the sea
    There is a world inside of me
    ec3018on September 27, 2010   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI knew that the album title was derived from a song lyric, it's obvious. I was not looking forward to the album but this was the song I was looking most forward to. It's kind of a disappointment, they just song identical to suicide season. But the girl from lights is super hot and a good singer
    corerulezon September 27, 2010   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThese are the actual lyrics:

    Crucify me.
    And nail my hands to a wooden cross.
    There is nothing above, there's nothing below.
    Heaven and hell lives in all of us.
    And I've been cast astray.

    I'm an ocean, I'm the sea.
    There is a world inside of me.
    Lost in the abyss.
    Drowned in the deep.
    No set of lungs could salvage me.
    Only a shipwreck, only a ghost.
    Merely a graveyard of your former self.
    We just watch the waves crash over.
    There is Heaven (no one needs to know.)

    Save yourself.
    Save your breath.
    The tide's too strong.
    You'll catch your death.
    So breathe for me, just breathe.

    There is a Hell, believe me I've seen it.
    There is a Heaven, let's keep it a secret.

    If we make it through the night.
    If I make it out alive.
    Lord have mercy and pray for the dead.
    You say that you can save me.
    Don't hope to ever find me.
    I fear I'm too far gone.
    Pray for the dead.

    Ladies and gentlemen, can I have your full and undivided attention?
    There's something you all really need to know.

    There is a Hell, believe me I've seen it.
    There is a Heaven, let's keep it a secret.

    I am the ocean.
    I am the sea.
    There is a world inside of me.

    *Taken straight from the CD cover.*
    xdaysivediedxon October 06, 2010   Link

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