hammers and nails i've used them for building my face this time tomorrow.
when i see you again outside.
and inside i can hide my sorrow.
talking in such a dirty way
found a way i could come back.
catch your eye it's just the same as reminding me of what i wanted.
its what you are.
tried my list of all excuses.
ran outside lost in pain.
put it on turn up the music.
laugh and laugh about how lost i was.
it's what you are my friend.
things change you know.
don't stand around and wait.
take a step.
one more step don't fall down balance now.
there's no denying this is what you are
take a step.
one more step don't fall down balance now.
there's no denying this is what you are
take a step.
one more step don't fall down balance now.
there's no denying this is what you are


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    This song rocks. A little heavier than others by appleseed, but nevertheless, is an awesome song.

    XDelirium-TriggerXon August 26, 2002   Link
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    Basically the song is about building yourself up and trying to hide pain from the person who causes it, then realizing how ridiculous the whole facade is, because you can't deny what you feel.

    lowlevelowlon June 28, 2003   Link
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    Lyrically, this song is one of AC's best... or at least on the cds I have. I always wind up finding more and more good songs by them.

    Phrenchornon April 02, 2005   Link
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    Like Lowlevelowl already said, its about building yourself up and hiding pain. Then realizing how bad of an idea it is... The part at the end is him explaining how hes finally come to terms with how they will only be "Friends" and how its pointless to wait and hope for anything more.

    "put it on turn up the music. laugh and laugh about how lost i was"

    NothingTwoLoze1988on January 20, 2007   Link
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    i have to contest what nothingtwoloze has said by saying that the song may actually be trying to say that in fact 'things change you know' meaning that nothing is impossible. and to not sit around and wait & actually 'take a step' if this person really means that much to you. thats my interpretation anyhow.

    Greeny341on August 28, 2008   Link
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    this song means so much to me....

    one more step. don't fall down. balance now.... i could cry.

    lagwagon182on February 17, 2010   Link

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