I keep my wings strapped back
I keep my heart in a jar
You ain't ready for me
You say you'll keep your catch
Your fingers crossed in the dark
You're all just touch and go
Don't wanna be
Your traps they close too slow

I want your body on me

You can't have me
None of your shit from the bar
Nobody wants that package please
that adage still rings true
Take a look, take a good long look,
by the book, is the hook that I just gone took

You're breaking every rule I made,
I only play by the book
Yah, I only play by the book
You won't be ready for me
You ain't ready for me

How could I ever leave you behind?
Stay with me
Love me, Love me, Love me, Love me, Love me
I need, I need, I need, I need your love

Don't be the rich one, see all the warnings, son
the rule is the feel, the morning comes
see giant clocks of mercury
pouring from their eyes
give back both your times---trust it.
occupied love falls between the lines
faded high

Love me, Love me, Love me, Love me, Love me
I need, I need, I need, I need your love
Faded is this high

Lyrics submitted by YouKnowStuff

Faded High song meanings
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  • +4
    General Comment"I want your body on me"
    cottonswampon June 18, 2010   Link
  • +3
    General Comment"i want your body on me" is the best part of this entire album.
    thuglifeforevson March 23, 2011   Link
  • 0
    Lyric CorrectionRather than 'How could I ever leave you behind?' I think it's 'How could I ever want to leave you behind?'

    THANK YOU though, for typing up the lyrics. Man, I love this song :)
    smallkitten1on June 21, 2010   Link
  • 0
    General Commentso happy these lyrics were posted.
    this song moooooves me.
    honeyplumon June 23, 2010   Link
  • 0
    General CommentAll the lyrics besides the The Walker that the other guy posted are straight from the booklet that came with the CD.

    on that note, i'm pretty sure Justin V says "I blow them out of bed" during one of the rap parts on Last Prom on Earth, but the official lyrics are "I push the needle to the red" or something like that.
    YouKnowStuffon July 07, 2010   Link
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    General CommentGod, this song is always giving me an orgasm. Justin Vernon is probably the most important musician of our time.
    robotsinrowboatson March 15, 2011   Link

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