From lashes to ashes and from lust to dust
In your sweetest torment I'm lost
And no heaven can help us
Ready, willing and able to lose it all
For a kiss so fatal and so warm

Oh it's heartache every moment
From the start till the end
It's heartache every moment
With you
Deeper into our heavenly suffering
Our fragile souls are falling
It's heartache every moment
Baby with you

And we sense the danger
But don't want to give up
'cause there's no smile of an angel
Without the wrath of god

Oh it's heartache every moment
From the start till the end
It's heartache every moment with you
Deeper into our heavenly suffering
Our fragile souls are falling
It's heartache every moment
Baby with you
My darling with you

From lashes to ashes and from lust to dust
In your sweetest torment I'm lost
And we sense the danger
But don't want to give up

Oh it's heartache every moment
From the start till the end
It's heartache every moment
With you
Deeper into our heavenly suffering
Our fragile souls are falling
It's heartache every moment
Baby with you
That's right


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Heartache Every Moment Lyrics as written by Ville Hermanni Valo

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    It's a fcking great song.Don't you agree?

    kallergison January 12, 2002   Link
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    sure do

    fallen_crow05on May 29, 2002   Link
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    absolulty amazing song by an abslutly amazin band, a friend played me about 2mins of the album and i had 2 go out and buy it!! definatly 1 of my fave songs at the mo

    Knackeredon July 01, 2002   Link
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    totally agree with you all. The band are AMAZING and the lyrics 2 each song are so beautiful! And ville valo is really cute, but neway... (!) i'm really glad and happy that i discovered them. =)

    mrsMargeraon July 08, 2002   Link
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    First song I heard by HIM. Nowadays I'm a big fan. (Best thing that had ever happend to me.)

    diabolikal_angi011on September 24, 2002   Link
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    "from lashes to ashes and from lust to dust" truly amazing line with so many double meanings perhaps my favourite of the whole song

    hideme28on June 20, 2003   Link
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    absoultely love this song. especially the lines "from lashes to ashes and from lust to dust" ...i dunno exactly what it means, but "lashes" can mean something that is insulting, or a powerful impact, attack...so when it says from "lashes to ashes" maybe its implying that attacking someone inevitably ends up in failure and gets you nowhere, the "ashes". and from "lust to dust" implies that there is no real force behind lust and nothing can really keep it going, so it too fails and turns to "dust" i dunno???

    star_9on April 13, 2004   Link
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    No, what it means are literal lashes, like eyelashes, to ashes, and from lust to dust. It's about losing the one you love, after sacrificing everything for them, as in <i>"ready willing and able to lose it all, for a kiss so fatal so worn"</i>. But that too is my favourite line in the song, I also like "<i>we sense the danger, but don't wanna give up"</i> I think that is what true love is.

    him_fan_aticon June 29, 2004   Link
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    i heard it as lashes like lashes from a whip, in a bdsm context. so both lashes and lust are portraying a passionate relationship, turning to ashes, dust.

    tangoshoeson July 04, 2004   Link
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    This is my favourite HIM song. Simply Awesome!!!!

    Hardcore_Iconon September 19, 2004   Link

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