Speak to me
For I have seen
Your waning smile
Your scars concealed
So far from home, do you know you're not alone
Sleep tonight
Sweet summer light
Scattered yesterdays, the past is far away

How fast time passed by
The transience of life

Those wasted moments won't return
And we will never feel again

Beyond my dreams
Ever with me
You flash before my eyes, a final fading sigh
But the sun will (always) rise
And tears will dry
Of all that is to come, the dream has just begun

And time is speeding by
The transience of life

Those wasted moments won't return
And we will never feel again


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Emotional Winter Lyrics as written by David John Pybus Daniel Cavanagh

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    "Those wasted moments won't return And we will never feel again..."

    Emotional Winter!! So malancholic, depressing yet so comforting in some weird way... a beautiful intro...perfectly sung to the mood of the lyrics...

    "The transience of life..."

    these guys are gods!!!

    preemaniaon September 16, 2006   Link
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    The intro to this song has Pink Floyd written all over it. Gotta love it.

    erebusknighton December 02, 2006   Link
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    Possibly one of the greatest Anathema songs.

    A.Mon January 03, 2007   Link
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    i cried with this song several times!

    AtOon April 17, 2008   Link
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    "we will never feel again" good song to lament the death of mother cavanagh

    Conspicuouson May 28, 2010   Link

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