I'll watch you run away
Through the peaceful fields
All the times you've slipped
Right through my hands

I'd cover you with anything
My arms only reach so far
There are so many pieces
Burn down that house again

Nothing to remember
Why do I dream out loud to you
Wish I could sleep forever
I know I don't belong

Where the water runs so free
Wish I remembered what was said
Your childish ways
Make me think too hard

I know how much time I've waste
I hope I don't make that same mistake again
I guess it's not a secret that I'm keeping
I guess it doesn't matter all that much to you

Look around and everyone
Is laughing and they're smiling
You've crowded up my head and now it's full.

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    I love this band and this song... "why do I dream out loud to you x wish I could sleep forever " for some reason thats my fave line...i guess it's just the way its wrote, so simple, so meaningful...i love it

    xemogirlxon July 27, 2002   Link
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    this song pretty much sums up my life.

    zac_pon October 13, 2002   Link
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    that's my favorite line too... on top of t being so meaningful.... the way he sings it is awesome... its almost like he sets it apart from the rest of the song... and i love the ending wen it gets heavier...... great band, great lyrics, great song

    ur summer staron April 24, 2003   Link
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    This is probably the best song ever written by Piebald. Masterpiece Theater here we come.

    Sepulchraveon May 02, 2004   Link
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    The most beautiful song in the world. I cry every time I hear this song, and learning the tablature to it was the most rewarding thing in my life. You Won't Be Seeing Me Again is the most intense, most...just absolutely beautiful song I have ever heard.

    fugazion November 09, 2004   Link
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    yeah this is probably the best piebald song im suprised theres little comments for it.

    RecoveringPainon April 15, 2006   Link
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    Hey fugazi, do you still have the tab for this song? I tried to write you a mail but it seems your adress doesn't exist anymore. So if you ever read this and you still have that tab, I would love you forever if you could send it to my mail adress! I love Piebald and I love this song and what I would love even more is to know how to play it on my guitar. :)

    InspectorMustacheon April 11, 2009   Link

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