"Fade To Black" as written by Rick Hollywood Pagan and Lisa Steele....
Life it seems, will fade away
Drifting further everyday
Getting lost within myself
Nothing matters, no one else

I have lost the will to live
Simply nothing more to give
There is nothing more for me
Need the end to set me free

Things not what they used to be
Missing one inside of me
Deathly loss, this can't be real
Cannot stand this hell I feel

Emptiness is filling me
To the point of agony
Growing darkness, taking dawn
I was me but now he's gone

No one but me can save myself, but its too late
Now I can't think, think why I should even try

Yesterday seems as though it never existed
Death greets me warm, now I will just say goodbye


Lyrics submitted by fennsk, edited by RyanWolfeh

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    General CommentThis song is my favorite Metallica songs of all time.
    It is immensly morbid.
    I'm not going to state the meaning.
    The meaning is not complicated, obviously about not wanting to live life anymore, and so on.
    But it is amazingly written.
    The emotion in Hetfield's voice takes my breath away.
    It makes me cry everytime I listen to this song.
    Plus the guitars are awesomeee:D

    x_AmberLaceyon July 22, 2008   Link

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