"Heaven Beside You" as written by and Michael A. Inez Jerry Cantrell....
Be what you want to be
See what you came to see
Been what you want to be
I don't like what I see

Like the coldest winter chill
Heaven beside you, hell within
Like the coldest winter chill
Heaven beside you, hell within

Like the coldest winter will
Heaven beside you, hell within
And you think you have it still, heaven inside you
So there's problems in your life

That's fucked up, and I'm not blind
I'm just see through faded, super jaded
And out of my mind
Do what you want to do

Go out and seek your truth
When I'm down and blue
Rather be me than you
Like the coldest winter chill

Heaven beside you, hell within
Like the coldest winter chill
Heaven beside you, hell within
Like the coldest winter will

Heaven beside you, hell within
And you wish you had it still, heaven inside you
So there's problems in your life
That's fucked up, and I'm not blind

I'm just see through faded, super jaded
And out of my mind
Like the coldest winter chill
Heaven beside you, hell within

Like the coldest winter chill
Heaven beside you, hell within
Like the coldest winter will
Heaven beside you, hell within

And you know you have it still, heaven inside you
So there's problems in your life
That's fucked up, but you're not blind
You're just see through faded, overrated

And out of your mind


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"Heaven Beside You" as written by Michael A. Inez Jerry Cantrell

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    General CommentIt's about the love of Jerry's life, and how he couldn't stay faithful to her, and they broke up.

    "Heaven beside you" - The most beautiful girl in the world, where your heart belongs.
    "Hell within" - The agony you caused yourself, and knowing that you blew your chance.

    Such an amazing song.
    $p$on October 15, 2009   Link

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