Lead to the river
Midsummer, I waved
A ?V? of black swans
On with hope to the grave
All through Red September
With skies fire-paved
I begged you appear
Like a thorn for the holy ones

Cold was my soul
Untold was the pain
I faced when you left me
A rose in the rain
So I swore to the razor
That never, enchained
Would your dark nails of faith
Be pushed through my veins again

Bared on your tomb
I am a prayer for your loneliness
And would you ever soon
Come above unto me?
For once upon a time
From the binds of your lowliness
I could always find
The right slot for your sacred key

Six feet deep is the incision
In my heart, that barless prison
Discolours all with tunnel vision
Sunsetter
Nymphetamine
Sick and weak from my condition
This lust, a vampyric addiction
To her alone in full submission
None better
Nymphetamine

Nymphetamine, nymphetamine
Nymphetamine girl
Nymphetamine, nymphetamine
My nymphetamine girl

Wracked with your charm
I am circled like prey
Back in the forest
Where whispers persuade
More sugar trails
More white lady laid
Than pillars of salt
(Keeping Sodom at night at bay)

Fold to my arms
Hold their mesmeric sway
And dance to the moon
As we did in those golden days

Christening stars
I remember the way
We were needle and spoon
Mislaid in the burning hay

Bared on your tomb
I am a prayer for your loneliness
And would you ever soon
Come above unto me?
For once upon a time
From the binds of your lowliness
I could always find
The right slot for your sacred key

Six feet deep is the incision
In my heart, that barless prison
Discolours all with tunnel vision
Sunsetter
Nymphetamine
Sick and weak from my condition
This lust, a vampyric addiction
To her alone in full submission
None better
Nymphetamine

Sunsetter
Nymphetamine
None better
Nymphetamine

Nymphetamine, nymphetamine
Nymphetamine girl
Nymphetamine, nymphetamine
My nymphetamine girl


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Nymphetamine Fix Lyrics as written by Daniel Lloyd Davey Adrian Paul Erlandsson

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  • +5
    General CommentThe woman seems to be calling to the man throughout the song, seen right at the beginning with: "I begged you appear/ Like a thorn for the holy ones." And yet, she left him: "Cold was my soul, untold was the pain/ I faced when you left me a rose in the rain." This supports the notion that she picks him up and leaves him as she pleases.

    And we see that the man has had his faith broken many times: "So I swore to the razor that never enchained / Would your dark nails of faith be pushed through my veins again." And he's fighting against her, but she calls to him like a Goddess, Liv's voice hauntingly beautiful.

    She tries to pull him back, to remind him of their times together in a way that is emotional: "Bared on your tomb I'm a prayer for your loneliness," sexual: "I could always find the right slot for your sacred key," as well as deeply spiritual: "Fall into my arms, hold their mesmeric sway/ And dance out to the moon as we did in those golden days." He speaks of her like an addiction, and that's what it is. No matter that he knows better, we still see him pulled in, enraptured by the memory: "Christening stars, I remember the way/ We were needle and spoon mislaid in burning hay."

    This woman is all that the man has, she's his whole world, the "prayer for his loneliness." And he knows she'll use him, abandon him, but he's caught up in the beauty of her, and, try as he might, he can never let go of her. She's his drug.
    MercuryVegetableon February 24, 2011   Link
  • +1
    General Commentso I dont see where anyone has pointed out the line "so I swore to the razor"
    they mixed the words Anphetamine and Nymphette together, like she is his drug of choice and he "never enchained" would have her "dark nails of faith/Be pushed through my veins again" He has killed himself to shake his addiction to her beauty/sex proof is in the next line "Bared on your tomb"
    Nightmare24on May 12, 2010   Link
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    My InterpretationHere is my line by line interpretation:\n\nLead to the river\n -Putting poison in the water. \n -Or littarly Led to the river. \nLaid to the river;\n -I was misled to the water (drowned)\n -I was laid in the water, killed.\n\nMidsummer, I waved\n -The sunniest day of the year\n -I waved; I greated, The sunniest day of the year\n\nA ?V? of black swans\n -Black swan is a rare event \n -a V of black swans in several rare events flying in formation\n -meaning it is very rare,\n\nOn with hope to the grave\n -I bring my hope to the grave. \n -I stay with hope until i die. \n -I remain hopeful until i die.\n\nAll through Red September\n -October is the month after september, obvuisly \n -Red october is an undidetecable submarine (The hunt for red october).\n\nWith skies fire-paved\n -Skies layed with fire\n\nI begged you appear\n -I asked for you. \n\nLike a thorn for the holy ones\n -Something poking the angels. \n\nCold was my soul\n -I had no fire, depressed\n\nUntold was the pain\n -I kept it to my self\n\nI faced when you left me\n -I put up with the pain, I did not tell anyone\n\nA rose in the rain\n -Something beutiful that stands out in a dark cold place\n\nSo I swore to the razor\n -I was going to kill my self.\n\nThat never, enchained\n -But it never happened.\n\nWould your dark nails of faith\n -Your claws. Your grip.\n\nBe pushed through my veins again\n -Into my beeing. \n\nBared on your tomb\n -Slumped over your grave. \n\nI am a prayer for your loneliness\n -A prayer can be a way of asking for improvement on something. \n So in this case she can be the way of asking for \n him not to be lonely anymore. This is a difficult one. \n\nAnd would you ever soon\nCome above unto me?\n -Please return to me. \n\nFor once upon a time\nFrom the binds of your lowliness\n -Back in the days you were humble\n\nI could always find\nThe right slot for your sacred key\n -She could always find the right hole into which he could \n insert his instrument of love (p***s). \n\nSix feet deep is the incision\n -The cut with the razor is six feet deep\n -Six feet is buriel depth\n -Meaning the cut is lethal\n\nIn my heart, that barless prison\n -Heartbroken. \n -Barless prison is your own prison. It is created by yourself. \n\nDiscolours all with tunnel vision\n -Tunnel vision is having a very narrow/focus field of view. \n Discoloured vision is having an unclear sight, \n a mindset that is not clear.\n\nSunsetter\n -Sunset is when the sun goes down, obviously. \n The sunsetter makes the sun go down.\n\nNymphetamine\n -A nymph is a creature that uses song and lust to lure men to the river and drown them.\n -A nymphomaniac is someone obsessed with sex. \n -A amphetamine is an addictive drug (upper). \n\nSick and weak from my condition\n -Littarly \n\nThis lust, a vampyric addiction\n -Lust, meaning sexual attraction \n -Vamparic addiction, to blood, could also be to killing (does not make sense in this context).\n \nTo her alone in full submission\n -Want her to my self fully under my control. Submissive beeing none resistive, fully cooperating. \n\nNone better\n -She is the best\nNymphetamine\n -Same as above\n\nNymphetamine, nymphetamine\nNymphetamine girl\nNymphetamine, nymphetamine\nMy nymphetamine girl\n -Same\n\nWracked with your charm\n -Ruined by your way of beeing cute or persvesive.\n\nI am circled like prey\n -Surunded or succumbed like a weak person.\n\nBack in the forest\n -Back to basics, become a simple man. \n\nWhere whispers persuade\n -Beeing easily mislead by gossip, not beliving himself (low confidence). \n\nMore sugar trails\n -Lured by sweets or candy on a trail. \n\nMore white lady laid\n -White lady is a sweet drink. \n\nThan pillars of salt\n -Refers to the bibel and Lot\'s wife near the dead sea at Mt. Sodom in Israel\n(Keeping Sodom at night at bay)\n\n\nFold to my arms\n -Arms crossed\n\nHold their mesmeric sway\n -They were attractive\n\nAnd dance to the moon\n -Dance late into the night\n\nAs we did in those golden days\n -Golden days are the good days. When things were good, no problems. \n\nChristening stars\n -Naming stars\n\nI remember the way\n ---\n\nWe were needle and spoon\n -Spooning with a p***s.\n "When two people lie on their sides and the outside \n individual has their body against the other\'s back and an \n arm over them. It\'s recommended that if you\'re on the outside, \n you fold the arm of the side you\'re laying on up so you can \n lay your head on it instead of having it pinned beneath your \n partner. A leg over their hip is welcome and comfortable."\n\nMislaid in the burning hay\n -Hitting the hay. Searching for a needle in a haystack. Spooning. \n\nBared on your tomb\n -Same\n\nI am a prayer for your loneliness\n ---\n\nAnd would you ever soon\nCome above unto me?\n -Come back, I miss you\nFor once upon a time\nFrom the binds of your lowliness\nI could always find\nThe right slot for your sacred key\n -Same\n\nSix feet deep is the incision\nIn my heart, that barless prison\nDiscolours all with tunnel vision\nSunsetter\nNymphetamine\nSick and weak from my condition\nThis lust, a vampyric addiction\nTo her alone in full submission\nNone better\nNymphetamine\n -Same\n\nSunsetter\nNymphetamine\nNone better\nNymphetamine\n -Same\n\nNymphetamine, nymphetamine\nNymphetamine girl\nNymphetamine, nymphetamine\nMy nymphetamine girl\n -Same
    Kvartingon January 24, 2022   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI cant believe no ones posted on this yet,

    anyway i think the title says it all, he's addicted to a girl, (it sounds cliched but the "nymph" part means sex so i think its a girl) but she keeps fucking him up like a drug but he's hooked and keeps going back.

    no,..,wait, this is cradle, thats all too basic. theres no way its that simple....is there??
    kavnaon October 19, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Commentits not that simple... being a nymphetamine is a medical condition, its where you have a beast like, almost violent, addiction to sex. Its actually a real life thing!

    'Sick and weak from my condition' - o' course its going to make you pretty weak... it says here its a condition

    'This lust, this vampyric addiction' - hes addicted to it... in a vampyric way... and its damn lustful!

    'To Her alone in full submission, None better...
    Nymphetamine' not quite sure about this one either... could be that theres no one better then
    another nymphetamine to do it with cos they are as screwed up as he is maybe...
    iamthemuffaloon October 26, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Commentiamthemuffalo I think you're talking about nymphomaniacs, those with "sex addictions" but a nymphetamine is apparently a "druggish beast-like addiction to beautiful, classical women"

    you can see the drug references comparing his lust for her to narcotics " we were needle and spoon mislaid in the burning hay" etc.

    I think this version is pretty straight forward...it seems like they were together at one point and now are separted for whatever reason (although it seems like she probably disposed of him) and they're mourning the loss of each other (while he's a bit more desperate and less romantic)
    bruisevioletton October 27, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Commentyeah ur right... i went up and double checked... its a mixture of 2 things...

    nymphomaniac is a word. amphetamine is a word. but not Nymphetamine.

    a nymphomaniac is someone who is addicted to sex...

    and an amphetamine is a drug...

    but if you mix up the words you get a drug which makes ppl horney for women!!!

    therefore the titles nymphetamine 'overdose' and nymphetamine 'fix' make sense

    ta da! i cant belive i didnt see that earlier!!!
    iamthemuffaloon October 27, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI got this album today, it is pretty cool.

    I think in this case, Dani Filth has mixed the words Anphetamine and Nymphette together, like she is a drug.
    quiffpornon October 28, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General CommentOr Amphetamine for the benefit of those who can spell...
    quiffpornon October 29, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Commentin case anyone was wondering, nyphetamine actually means a beast like addiction to beatiful classical women
    zoo_skateron November 15, 2004   Link

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