There I was, fourteen spinning
With my arms out like a scarecrow

Walking down Monroe to the park
Dancing up Madison

With my eyes closed your feet
Sounding like a symphony of strings
You picked me up and whispered "Forever"
Like a secret in my ears
Now. . .

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Palisade song meanings
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    General Commentthis reminds me of soulmates. the depth is incredible. mineral rocks my little lonely world.
    lifeinthedarkon August 15, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentisn't it "with my eyes close to your feet" ??? i can't see the sense in the other version ;-)
    i love the "now...". for me it shows what "forever" really means.

    does anyone know why it's titled palisade???
    timmyewon March 17, 2003   Link
  • 0
    General Comment"With my eyes closed, your feet sounded like a symphony of strings "---the correct words.

    this song is brilliant.
    helpful_cornon March 21, 2003   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti think it might be the name of the park - Palisade Park, could be wrong tho
    blondebyotchon May 05, 2003   Link
  • 0
    General Commenta palisade's a row of sharpened wooden stakes stuck in the ground...dunno how that fits w/ the song though

    anyway...great song. i recently fell in love w/ this band. if someone could advise me on the best songs...
    4Christon May 11, 2003   Link
  • 0
    General Commentevery song is the best songs
    Snipson June 30, 2003   Link
  • 0
    General CommentOne of the most emotional songs ever written.

    antennason May 19, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Commentgreatest mineral song ever
    raejon January 30, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentgreat song, but one part is very odd sounding, right before he says symphony the second time, he says it very weird.
    DarkerShadeofWinteron February 24, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentTo 4Christ (assuming you still actually read this), check out the song February, &Serenading, Sadder Star, pretty much all of their album The Power of Failing... oh who am I kidding, it's all amazing...
    Ghost33on March 14, 2006   Link

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