And I write this to you my dear
For your eyes alone
I'm out of heart and these tanks are low
So cast your days to flame
And set your phoenix to flight
Let her turn to ash
Among those flourescent lights
Let your love drift deeper
Let her wings catch the sky
Just remember my name, girl
And remember what died

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    This is the first sign of feeling better about the bad relationship on the cd "Jane Doe." In the next song on the cd, "Phoenix in Flames" its all shot down.

    PTW Convergeon May 27, 2002   Link
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    Ahhhh, it makes more sense now, I never really thought of it as a concept album...but it ties the lyrics from the title track much better.

    sommyon June 08, 2002   Link
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    Jane Doe still loves him, in some way or another. The Phoenix represents this love. He is asking her to move on, to let her love burn out completely. Then it will be reborn, she'll love someone else as she loved him. And in the end all he wants is for her to remember him, and what they had.

    penitenziagiteon February 04, 2005   Link
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    man now i get it this cd is all for a girl jane doe is the name given to an unknown women man converge is so good and this song is so good cuz of the clean sad vocals and guitars in the end are so cool converge4life

    Hypervioleton July 10, 2006   Link
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    This is the most entrancing song i've ever heard

    just genius guitar work here

    overall converge's most elegantly beautiful song while still remaining heavy as hell

    just brilliant

    SaviorSalvation213on October 11, 2006   Link
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    could anyone tell me what "I'm out of heart and these tanks are low " means??

    xRabbitxon July 28, 2008   Link
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    didn't really take care with my posting i see, but the things i had to say about both songs about the phoenix is in phoenix in flames :)

    lars123456789on September 30, 2008   Link

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