"Candlelight" as written by and Imogen Heap....
I am alone, surrounded by
The color blue
Inside a poem, the only
Words I ever knew
Washing my hands, of the
Many years untold
For now I am banned,
My future is to unfold

Would you take my
Would you take my
Candlelight, and oh
Would you take
My candlelight
Away from me

I am blind
My eyes

For I have lied,
Now all there is left
For me to do is hide
Take in a deep breath,
And I lift my head
For I am a new man
And I arise from my bed

[Chorus: x2]

This is all there is,
I can see that now
But I have to be careful with it,
Now it's been found
So fragile, but powerful,
Yeah this is the light
Light of my destiny stay with me,
Through every night


Would you take my
Would you take my
Would you take
My candlelight
Away, away from me.

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    General Commentthis song tells the truth... about telling a lie. it is about realizing that you have done something wrong... and your ready to move on and be better. her voice is amazing.. no one else has it and it is to die for!!!
    sweetaddiction25on April 29, 2006   Link
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    General Commentyeah, i agree. this song is absolutely gorgeous.... the piano is amazing.
    graveyard loveon July 20, 2006   Link
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    General Commentspeechless
    tigerlilyloveon December 30, 2006   Link
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    General Commentalthough I find this song very elegant and I do like it... I found it a bit too repetitive which makes it sort of boring. Hmm not boring...just not as good as so many other songs by her. This song is so haunting i loooove it

    LisaSzilagyion January 05, 2007   Link
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    General CommentShe said at a recent concert that this song is about her worrying about her record label taking away her creativity when she first signed. She worried that her songwriting wouldn't just come naturally anymore, wouldn't be fun anymore. And that in fact, it wasn't fun for a little while, but then it got fun again :)
    cureforhiccupson February 20, 2007   Link

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