Sometimes when you're going down you're going down no matter what.
so find the deepest well you can and climb on it and wait it out.

sometimes when you find you're missing everything that once was yours,
you climb into the deepest well and wait until they all come home.
the light will blind your eyes.
the light will blind your eyes.
for twenty seconds time,
the light will make you blind.

when it's dark you sit and listen and hold your breath and count to ten.
the seconds pass like hours
until the wall, it opens up and then
the light will blind your eyes.
the light will blind your eyes.
for twenty seconds time,
the light will make you blind.

the only way around the wound
let your eyes adjust.
here a voice but it is not the one you know;
the one you know.
the only way around the wound
let your eyes adjust.
your eyes adjust.
your eyes adjust.


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    My Opinion

    in life we come across so many things that are beautiful. when we stumble against these wonders its like being hit in the face with a sock full of sand, only the effects are pleasing and not painful like being hit with a sock full of sand undoubtable is. this song is to me one of those wonders. it has a way of creeping inside me and tickling all my pleasure sensors and making me giggle with delight. i like beautiful things, as most people do. i like feeling good on the inside and showing it on the outside. this song does that, every time it reaches my ears.

    brautiganon November 29, 2008   Link
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    General Comment

    I disagree. It's beautiful, but, when I listen to it, it puts me in a really melancholy/nostalgic mood and I can't seem to get out of it for a few hours. It's kind of sickening, but I still love this song and I don't think I'll ever stop.

    Theoogabearon December 15, 2008   Link

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