Night comes creeping up
I’m not ready yet
I’m undone long before
I get a chance at it
And there are times when I can’t stand still
In all of this confusion
But it’s hard walking forwards in a backwards world
Yeah it’s hard walking forwards in a backwards world
So much waits for me beyond my control
I watch the dreams rush in
And show me what I hide
It leaves me cold
And there are times when I can’t stand still
In all of this confusion
But it’s hard walking forwards in a backwards world
Yeah it’s hard walking forwards in a backwards world
When all you do is talk in a backwards world
It’s easy to get lost in a backwards world
It’s you, you double cross in a backwards world
Slow dive down to the ocean floor
That’s where I found the boat that I was looking for
And there are times when I can’t stand still
In all of this confusion
But it’s hard walking forward in a backwards world
Yeah it’s hard walking forwards in a backwards world
But it’s hard walking forwards in a backwards world


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