Camping next to water
A fish infested slaughter
I feed the fishes into me
It's misty within reason
I'm hoping I don't freeze here
I fuel the fire, feed its glow
But there's no use in feeling
There's no one here to feel with me

The second is easier
Though it may be breezier
And the snow is falling down
But as the fire smoulders
I never will grow older
Because I drink from Waterfalls
The stars above shine on me
I beckon them to fall on me
I'll catch and save them in a jar.

My feet a mass of blisters
Collecting frost on whiskers
As I taste the morning Dew
I think my mind is clearer now
I want you tobe nearer now
I'm ready to come back to you
Cause there's no use in feeling
All the things I'm feeling
There's no one here to feel with me.

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    i think is about rebuild yourself. like when you are broken or on crisis and need to go to someplace to get lost. burn all the crap inside you and get back to your life trying to resume it.

    fcoon January 03, 2006   Link
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    General Comment

    I love this song. Of course, just by reading the lyrics [ or even the title] you can kinda tell what it's about... it kinda reminds me of when i go camping or whatever... It like, you just wanna get away, but then your ready to come back and all... I love the part "But there's no use in feeling There's no one here to feel with me" it's my fave.

    siren86on May 03, 2002   Link
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    General Comment

    I think you're probably right... I don't like the song especially but I listen to it all the same =)

    Sastraxion March 14, 2003   Link
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    General Comment

    ohh i love this song. it's so relaxing. the lead singer's voice is so beautifully calming..

    mostlywateron April 14, 2004   Link
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    General Comment

    i think this song is about loneliness. it ends with

    "Cause there's no use in feeling All the things I'm feeling There's no one here to feel with me."

    badlydrawn27on April 25, 2007   Link
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    General Comment

    idk if its about loneliness, because he also says, "I think my mind is clearer now. I want you tobe nearer now I'm ready to come back to you"... so i think its more like he ran away from somebody to think things over. also, i don't think he's camping like normal... because its snowing.... so i think its more like he's hiding out.

    waspiEon December 23, 2007   Link
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    My Opinion

    Love this song, it never gets old (except maybe the thirty secondth time in a row). It makes sense that it's about escapism from everyday life and being able to think to yourself till you come to your senses.

    PoemsInATreeTrunkon July 17, 2009   Link
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    Lyric Correction

    s/The second is easier/The second day is easier/

    guaranteedlyricson August 14, 2012   Link

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