you got your words
but they make you stuck
now you can’t feel
now you can’t want
it’s just too messy
it’s just too thick
is it too scary
or just too real
it is one desire
burning hot and bright
it could fill the sky
it could fill me up
you write it down
you strategize
never go over
your little lines

but I’ll breathe the air
I’ll stop the clock
I’ll touch the sky
and say what I want

it is one desire
(Carrie: connections are)
burning hot and bright
(Carrie: putting this heart to the words, heart to the words)
it could fill the sky
(Carrie: the brain is tired)
it could fill me up
(Carrie: it's overused, overused, tired, overused)
worth the trouble
(Carrie: connections are)
worth the pain
(Carrie: putting this heart to the words, heart to the words)
it is brave to feel
(Carrie: the brain is tired)
it is brave to be alive
(Carrie: it's overused, overused, tired, overused)


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    General CommentThis is missing Carrie's bit, which i feel really makes the song! I THINK it goes like this...

    you got your words
    but they make you stuck
    now you can’t feel
    now you can’t want
    it’s just too messy
    it’s just too thick
    is it too scary
    or just too real?

    it is one desire
    burning hot and bright
    it could fill the sky
    it could fill me up
    you write it down
    you strategize
    never go over
    your little lines

    but I’ll breathe the air
    I’ll stop the clock
    I’ll touch the sky
    and say what I want

    it is one desire
    burning hot and bright
    it could fill the sky
    it could fill me up
    worth the trouble
    (I can actualize)
    worth the pain
    (under the heart of the words, in the heart of the words)
    it is brave to feel
    (the bravest time)
    it is brave to be alive
    (its overused, overused, this time, overused) X2

    This is one of my favorites off Dig Me Out
    laxgirl16on January 11, 2007   Link
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    My Interpretation"but I’ll breathe the air
    I’ll stop the clock
    I’ll touch the sky
    and say what I want"

    This is my favorite part of the song; it really captures the essence of living honestly and individually (which I believe is a main theme of the song). You take a deep breath, and time freezes as you offer up that unpopular opinion or state the facts no one wants to deal with.

    It makes me feel so strong.
    Fionnon December 24, 2009   Link
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    General CommentI Forgot how much I love this song until today. I consider it the sleeper on Dig Me Out. I feel like it all to often gets overshadowed by "Dance Song '97" and "Jenny."
    Jestoon425on September 03, 2014   Link

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