"Shape of my Heart" as written by and Charles Fink....
Oh when I look to the shape of my heart,
It's separated only by scars
That cut in and cut out
Oh and leave me without
Oh a heart that functions at all.

And when I look to the shape of the sky,
I give thanks for this hollow chest of mine;
That I no longer feel
The great weight of ordeals
That can make this life so unkind

Oh and if there's any love in me,
Don't let it show.
Oh and if there's any love in me,
Don't let it grow.

Oh when the wild was all covered by snow,
I forgot the colors that the grass tend to grow.
Oh the trees were all leafless,
And lifeless and black,
And I wondered if the leaves could grow back

For your heart is like a flower as it grows,
And its the rain, not just the sun that helps it bloom,
And you don't know how it feels to be alive,
Until you know how it feels to die

Oh and if there's any love in me,
Don't let it show.
Oh and if there's any love in me,
Don't let it grow.

Oh and if there's any love in me,
Don't let it show.
oh and if there's any love in me,
Don't let it grow.

Oh and if there's any love in me,
Don't let it show.
Oh and if there's any love in me,
Don't let it grow


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"Shape of My Heart" as written by Charles Fink

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    General Commenti love this song greatly :)
    i think its about someone who has been hurt many times in love in previous relationships leaving him with "scars" and has left him feeling empty ("hollow chest of mine") and pessimistic within his outlook towards love.

    he doesn't want to get hurt again so avoids showing his true feelings
    but concedes that getting your heart broken is just part of life and the bad things that happen help to make you who you ultimately become; "Its the rain not just the sun that helps it bloom"

    so all in all a happyish song :)
    blendcoralon May 03, 2009   Link

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