"Sandcastles" as written by and Vincent Berry Ii Midian Mathers....
We built sand castles that washed away
I made you cry when I walked away
Oh, and although I promised that I couldn't stay, baby
Every promise don't work out that way, oh, babe
Every promise don't work out that way

Dishes smashed on my counter from our last encounter
Pictures snatched out the frame
Bitch, I scratched out your name and your face
What is it about you that I can't erase, baby?
Well every promise don't work out that way, no no, babe
Well every promise don't work out that way

And your heart is broken 'cause I walked away
Show me your scars and I won't walk away
Oh, and I know I promised that I couldn't stay, baby
Every promise don't work out that way, no no no no no
Every promise don't work out that way


Lyrics submitted by cooperw

"Sandcastles" as written by Vincent Berry Ii Midian Mathers

Lyrics © Peermusic Publishing, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group, BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC

Lyrics powered by LyricFind

Sandcastles song meanings
Add your thoughts

1 Comment

sort form View by:
  • 0
    General CommentEvery promise don't turn out that way exactly what she says also remember together ain't always promised forever so live life each day as it comes, live it but enjoy it, be present in each and every moment in any second it could all be gone before your very eyes
    kellmeon August 25, 2016   Link

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
explain