Pretty baby, won't you let me lie alone here
Pretty baby, let me deep inside your open mind
While I'm drowning in your healing waters
Let me down below, in fear of what I hope to find

Little one, I don't know if you'll ever see again
Little one, your tears burned a light to guide me home
Suffocating at the sight of this devotion
Asphyxiated by the thought of you leaving me alone

I would die for you and you alone, my dear
My sentimental one
This does not reflect the emotions that we feel
So unclear, I'm stunned
Oh, my dear, my one

Disappointed, not undone
The hours spent in disarray
Every second spent too long
All the time I've wasted waiting
Changing
Into an island at the edge
Of the sea formed by her tears
And the years I've spent here drifting
Leaving me alone

I would die for you and you alone, my dear
My sentimental one
This does not reflect the emotions that we feel
So unclear, I'm stunned
Oh, my dear, my one
Oh, my dear, my one
Oh, my one


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