If you could really see
Then you would ask of me

She knew the well was far too deep
For him to wet his lips
But something told her that he spoke
Of so much more than all of this

When he spoke she wanted to believe
The things he said
But who could this man be
That she might never thirst again

Her heart raced
Could he be the one
We've waited for
The one we've waited for


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The Well Lyrics as written by David Shannon Bazan

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    This is such a beautiful deep song that its hard to analyize, but It's deffinatly one of my favs!

    Popper1777on July 22, 2002   Link
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    its definately a deep song... i think the man described in the song is jesus... i never saw something so beautiful talking about him... :)

    snakelocoon August 14, 2002   Link
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    this song is about the thoughts going through the mind of the woman at the well the bible story

    bmx_ryan360on August 16, 2002   Link
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    yeah... the first thing that came to mind was Jesus talking to the Samaritan woman...

    jefminuson April 11, 2005   Link
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    Just read John chapter 4.

    v. 10- Jesus answered her "If you knew the girft of God and who it is that asks you for a drink, you would have asked him and he would have given you the living water."

    v. 13- "Everyone who drinks this water will be thristy again, but whoever drinks the water i give him will will never thirst. Indeed, the water I give him will become in him a spring os water welling up to eternal life."

    yeah you get the idea.

    Miss Miseryon August 24, 2005   Link
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    Yeah, it appears that you guys have the picture.

    vjonnyvon December 13, 2005   Link

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