"Red Sky" as written by Edward Carrington Breckenridge, James Riley Breckenridge, Dustin Michael Kensrue and Teppei Teranishi....
I know what lies beneath, I've seen the flash of teeth
Conspiring with the reef to sink our ship
The wind's a cheating wife, her tongue a thirsty knife
And she could take your life with one good kiss

Can you see the sky turn red?
As morning's light breaks over me
Know tonight we'll make our bed
At the bottom of the sea

I know the ocean speaks, I've heard her call to me
And smiling in my dreams she whispers this:
"The stars retreat behind their veil
The clouds are clinging to your sail
The storm is coming, can you see?"

Look and see the sky turn red
Like blood it covers over me
And soon the sea shall give up her dead
We'll raise an empire from the bottom of the sea


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"Red Sky" as written by Edward Carrington Breckenridge Dustin Michael Kensrue

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    General CommentThis song is about knowing that things are about to get rough. You could interpret it to mean a big argument is coming in a relationship, or considering Dustin's use of Christian themes, it could mean how things are only gonna get worse for Christians as time passes. The song doesn't really indicate what kind of a storm it is. In whatever case, the final chorus shows that the storm won't kill us, and something much better will come out of it.
    Dragonbuster869on August 17, 2008   Link

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