Well I didn't think that it would end like this
Cutting of the blood to ten
With a rope around my wrist

But I think that every one imagines why
And where it is they're gonna die
And when it happens do we fly?

And I wished I could have told my son
That I was the coward one
It's never admirable when your father can't move on

Well I never thought that you would slip inside
Your brother's unfaithful wife
While the children were down the stairs

I saw what you were doing
And I wished that I have burnt that goddamn door
Finding both of you on the floor
Realizing your brides a whore
Really takes an enormous toll
On your head

Well I didn't think that you could craft this song
Sleeping with the devil and all
And I can hear you sing along

And I wished that I could have told the Lord
To sever me at the chord
Cause the moment I left I'd never come back no more

So hope that it actually ends for me this way
Cause tomorrow is another day
And I have to decide to stay or stay

For now I'll keep my hands around this thing
And wait for an apostle to sing
You're never allowed to come in

So just sink or swim

Lyrics submitted by YourFavWeapon83, edited by Mellow_Harsher, Jimbo454

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    General Commentahh... after about the 5 thousandth listen... "Cutting off the Blood to ten"; meaning ten fingers? The rope and the weight of the anchor. I can completely picturing teetering on the edge of the ship in this painful moment of choice.
    lisielucyon September 09, 2009   Link

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