Ashes fly ashes burn
The sun is black ain't no return
Ashes fly ashes burn
Over and over ain't no need to learn

It's all dust on dust
It's all you and me
Out done completely out played
Just shovel some more dirt on the grave

The choices you make and the choices that are
When hell is so close and heavens so far
Ashes fly and ashes burn
Over and over ain't no need to learn

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"Dirt on the Grave" as written by Zakk Wylde


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    General CommentAmazin song!
    Metal Militiaon September 27, 2005   Link
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    General CommentOne of the greatest guitars I have ever heard. It was one of the greatest songs ever made, I can't gt enough of it. Great guitar
    Preoccupied soulon January 14, 2006   Link
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    General CommentIt is, perhaps, about how the world is digressing so much in values or perhaps about war? I have not listened to it enough to give an accurate definition yet...
    Psychomanon March 25, 2006   Link
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    General CommentThat Proves Zakk Wylde Can Make Something Good Of The Guitar WIther It Slow Or Heavy
    BLSKiller887on December 23, 2006   Link
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    General CommentThis song makes me feel hella good.
    bcb_06on January 25, 2007   Link
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    General Commenthave no idea what's it about but it sounds just soo goood, can't get enough of it
    doqtoron April 06, 2007   Link
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    General CommentThis one is about... You bury your friend. Just as you're finished covering the grave you have to shovel some more dirt on the grave. You get the point? Life's been hard on you but it's not going to be any better. As soon as you finish one grave, there is another to dig.
    dante4don September 22, 2007   Link
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    General CommentI believe this song is about losing someone close to you. and also it might have something to do with the world going to hell.
    which it really isnt.

    Great Song
    Driven99on April 10, 2008   Link

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