We carried you there,
So unprepared,
So unprepared to be grieving.
Don't tarry with care,
Take to the air,
So unaware you'd be leaving.

and now, I'm here to say,
I shall never be right again.
How can I pray
He'll return what he's taken away?

we carried you there,
So unprepared,
So unprepared to be grieving.
Don't tarry with care,
Take to the air,
So unaware you'd be leaving.

and now, I'm here to say,
I shall never be right again.
How can I pray
He'll return what he's taken away?

on another day,
Any other day,
We'd open our eyes.
You'd be alive.
On another day,
Any other day,
We'd open our eyes.
You'd be alive.

you would still be alive.
You would still be alive.
You would still be alive.
You would still be alive.






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    the is the saddest, most beautiful song ive ever heard

    IronyIsForSuckerson September 01, 2002   Link
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    awesome song. depressing though.

    adroitgoldfishon October 15, 2002   Link
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    THis is one of the most meaningful songs i've ever heard. i relate to it completely. I felt the same way when my cousin was killed. "how can i pray, he'll return what he's taken away" thats how i felt how could i ask god to return my cousin to earth when it was him who let it happen? "on another day any other day" if she had just been somewhere else that night she "would still be alive" They express this feeling of greif and loss so profoundly. Its my favorite of theirs.

    spacehogpop8on April 27, 2003   Link
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    THis is one of the most meaningful songs i've ever heard. i relate to it completely. I felt the same way when my cousin was killed. "how can i pray, he'll return what he's taken away" thats how i felt how could i ask god to return my cousin to earth when it was him who let it happen? "on another day any other day" if she had just been somewhere else that night she "would still be alive" They express this feeling of greif and loss so profoundly. Its my favorite of theirs.

    spacehogpop8on April 27, 2003   Link

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