"How Can the Stone Remain?" as written by and Yusuf Islam....
I come across to you
As a half
Everything I do
Isn't all about about the smallest ways

I will remain in you
I will remain in you

Once when I came to you
I already knew
Still come to my conclusions
So I remain in two
One for myself and one for you

I will remain in you
I will remain in you

How can the stone remain if you haven't put it back again?
How can you look at that
You already knew me
Ready to use me

I will remain in you
I will remain in you
I will remain in you
I will remain in you
I will remain in you
(How can the stone remain?)
I will remain in you
(How can the stone remain?)
I will remain in you
(How can the stone remain?)
I will remain in you
(How can the stone remain?)
I will remain in you


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    General CommentThe stone would probably be the heart of stone mentioned in Ezekiel 36:26. But you're right, it's an obstacle of sorts.
    Rather than two persons of oneself, I think of the two as God and man, his struggle is about being one with God--an idea that probably riddles his mind.
    I hear "as a half Manchurian plain" or "a half maturing plain/play" or something like that. Probably maturing...
    At the end he's saying "How can the stone remain" backwards.
    rocknrollgirl47on August 16, 2011   Link

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