"Walking On A Thin Line" as written by and Kevin Wells Andre Pessis....
Sometimes in my bed at night
I curse the dark and I pray for light
And sometimes, the light's no consolation
Blinded by a memory
Afraid of what it might do to me
And the tears and the sweat only mock my desperation
Don't you know me I'm the boy next door
The one you find so easy to ignore
Is that what I was fighting for?

Walking on a thin line
Straight off the front line
Labeled as freaks, loose on the streets of the city
Walking on a thin line
Angry all the time
Take a look at my face, see what it's doing to me

Taught me how to shoot to kill
A specialist with a deadly skill
A skill I needed to have to be a survivor
It's over now or so they say
Well, sometimes, it don't work out that way
'Cause your never the same when you've been under fire

Don't you know me I'm the boy next door
The one you find so easy to ignore
Is that what I was fighting for?

Walking on a thin line
Straight off the front line
Labeled as freaks loose on the streets of the city
Walking on a thin line
Angry all the time
Take a look at my face, see what it's doing to me

Don't you know me I'm the boy next door
The one you find so easy to ignore
Is that what I was fighting for, no

Walking on a thin line
Straight off the front line
Labeled as freaks loose on the streets of the city
Walking on a thin line
Angry all the time
Take a look at my face, see what it's doing to me

Walking on a thin line
Walking on a thin line
Walking on a thin line


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"Walking on a Thin Line" as written by Kevin Wells Andre Pessis

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    General CommentTo me, it sounds pretty obviously like a veteran of the 'Nam.
    therobidentityon May 22, 2006   Link
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    General CommentLove this song. Awesome tune for crime victims.
    jumpy73on November 09, 2007   Link
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    General CommentReally? I kinda get the idea that it's about his heart being broken,over a relationship. But okeydokey the majority rules.
    vulnaviaon December 16, 2012   Link

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