god damn,
you were the best.
a dozen roses couldn't say goodbye
to all the heartache so I left them in the garden.
the swollen eclipse now leaves me in the gloom
of another episode.
she's lost in jaded memories.
draping over the sun.
will this be our swansong?
our last dance?
come take my hand and we'll watch fate destroy us.
god damn,
you were the best.
I know reality's gone mad
with the blink of an eye.
where's that girl I once knew?
where's that girl... yeah
her illustrations paint a picture.
now her dirty tears bleed.
i've been looking for something
so give it to me
because I collect hearts and
yours is mine sweet thing.
now the flowers bloom in june
lay at the grave of our final eve.
fade from me with september sunsets
and run away with my heart.
these memories still hang over my head like a halo,
but not will this angel watch over my shoulder.
how long will I hide behind this pen
and how long will you wait for me...

I guess until the ink runs out
I guess until the ink runs out...

Lyrics submitted by the_art_of_lust

Prelude to an Epic/Flowers for Ingrid song meanings
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    General Commentoh gosh... this song is sooo beautiful. especially the intro...i'm pretty sure it's about him missing a girl.

    "come take my hand and we'll watch fate destroy us. "
    _belovedon August 11, 2002   Link
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    General CommentThis song kicks ass...its too bad they cant fucking play it anymore... since 1 of their guitarests left the band, to concentrate on his other, (Bleeding Through). Which sucks cuz this song is so Fucking good.
    xDarkestEvexon August 17, 2002   Link
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    General Commentthis is probably their best song......
    shut up n dieon October 06, 2002   Link

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