never expected it to arrive so soon
but as the night drifted on
it came time to say good bye
turning your back and walking away
this cold winter morning is all the remains
why wouldn't you tell me to my face
instead of hiding until i lost faith
a heart gets broken as a life gets set free
and all i asked was love me
years passed, seasons changed and i waited
(hate time to say goodbye, hate time)
soon after was the pain
that would never reach you
you've gotten over me
but it seems i'll never get over you
on me i place this blame
praying heaven will open wide
and hold you tight
as for me, i'll be alright
this impact you would have
the songs i'd write
dreams of you changing your mind
anything to pass the time
but for now
i hope you can hear me as i cry
i love you and goodbye

Lyrics submitted by dying_legend

The Changing Of Times song meanings
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    General Commentdude this is such a sick song. i love it. when Dallas takes a break screaming and talks is a great touch. the intro is the best, but its all great. "a heart gets broken as a life gets set free" does it get much deeper. it's obviously about Dallas' fiance who died in a car crash. alot of their songs are about her but thats ok. Underoath is a great band, great riffs, great screaming and occasional singing, great messages, sick drumming and they're Christians. Maybe love will fund us again. Sincerely till the end. Jesus Saves.
    sickofchangeon February 13, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Comment"I love you and goodbye"
    angelinclayon June 05, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentyea, that is pretty sad, i guess if you didnt know that you could interpret many different ways.
    borednesstakesoveron May 07, 2004   Link
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    General Comment"a heart gets broken, as a life gets set free...and all i askes....was love me''....they took a break and all he expected of her was for her to be faithful, but she never returned so at the end he says good bye
    the-orange-i-chokedon October 25, 2004   Link
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    General Commenti'm in love with this song. it's perfect. when i heard about how his fiance died in his arms, i seriously couldn't say anything. that's horrible.
    usedtrust251on November 27, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti used to think steven by senses fail was the best death song. but not anymore.
    xpadriacx187xon December 04, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis is a marvelous song.
    fallingxfasteron December 27, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Commenthate time to say goodbye...HATE TIME

    Maelstromon April 01, 2005   Link
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    General Commentwow.. i interpretted it completely different until i read your comments. Underoath are a totally new band to me but I'm grateful that I stumbled upon them. Unbelievable song, will always remain in my heart. Truly touched.
    dova2000on July 01, 2005   Link
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    General CommentThis is hands down the best song on the disc. dont get me wrong when the sleeps is awesome but this song takes the cake!
    crumxcoreon July 14, 2005   Link

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