Your home is where you're happy
It's not where you're not free
Your home is where you can be what you are
'Cause you were just born to be

Now they'll show you their castles
And diamonds for all to see
But, they'll never show you their peace of mind
'Cause they don't know how to be free

So burn all your bridges
Leave your whole life behind
You can do what you want to do
'Cause you're strong in your mind

And, anywhere you might wander
You can make that your home
Just as long as you've got love in your heart
You'll never be alone

Just as long as you've got love in your heart
You'll never be alone
You'll never be alone.


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    badass song... a little cultish... but very badass. Manson had some shit goin for him, hes got some good tunes, easy metaphors to come up with, but still good tunes, too bad he went crazy...

    Predispositionon February 24, 2006   Link
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    music and singing aren't kick ass, but the songs' intention is real good. about being home, happy and free. i really got to say that manson is some interesting character

    JustSomeHumanon March 14, 2006   Link
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    did Devendra Banhart Cover this song

    It's areally good song.

    Llij27on February 05, 2008   Link
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    It's a very simple song, but the message is strong and wonderful.

    I love this song - it makes me very happy about being what and who I am, and it makes me happy about life in general!

    uflakson January 13, 2009   Link
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    It's about using love as some sort of pass for being self-centered, and calling it freedom. "So burn all your bridges" + "Just as long as you've got love in your heart" = DOES NOT COMPUTE.

    Also:

    Now they'll show you their castles And diamonds for all to see But, they'll never show you their peace of mind 'Cause they don't know how to be free

    is a non sequitur if I've ever seen one.

    artsluton November 19, 2009   Link

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