I always thought we'd be together
And that our love could not be better
Well with no warning you were gone
I still don't know what went wrong
You don't know what I've been through
Just want to put my love in you

No more nights
Of blood & fire

All those special memories
Now I bleed for you - burn for me
Perhaps I was just dreaming
When I think these things had real meaning
You don't know what I've been through
Just want to put my love in you

Love eternal
Lust infernal
Bleeding, burning
Needing, yearning

I see your face in every flame
With no answers I have only myself to blame
Of all the women I have know - they're not you
I'd rather be alone

No more nights
Of blood & fire


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Blood & Fire Lyrics as written by Peter Thomas Steele

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    A very pasionate love affair that ended badly. (Seems to be a theme for Peter Steele). My favorite part is the almost chant of "Love eternal Lust infernal Bleeding, burning Needing, yearning " A nice pause to reflect, then wham right back to the song.

    lea_petraon May 15, 2004   Link
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    Isn't it "But if I was just dreaming/I think these things have real meaning" and not "Perhaps I was just dreaming When I think these things had real meaning"?

    freakishfaeon November 27, 2004   Link
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    lol cam-win "are any of Type O Negative's songs like this one? (As in this one is good)" if this is the only type o song you heard, youre missing out on a lot...

    xscorpio303xon April 30, 2007   Link
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    I cant belive no one has posted a comment on this song these lyrics are great

    rock_metal_17on August 26, 2002   Link
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    peter steele musta been dumped a hellava lot of time :P

    a_fake_plastic_treeon August 09, 2005   Link
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    peter steele musta been dumped a hellava lot of times :P

    a_fake_plastic_treeon August 09, 2005   Link
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    this song is about his ex girlfriedn his pet name for her was fire and hers fo rhim was blood so it was nights of blood and fire when they were together so now that they are no longer together there will be no more nights of blood and fire

    cyberiouseon September 29, 2005   Link
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    The Ashes to Ashes mix on Mortal Kombat is better than the original.

    Antique Toyon April 08, 2006   Link
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    I heard this song on Mortal Kombat, are any of Type O Negative's songs like this one? (As in this one is good)

    Cam-winon December 23, 2006   Link
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    Its obvious what this song is about.

    Ashes to ashes remix is the best version, one of the best songs I have EVER heard in fact. Sends chills up my spine listening to it, every time.

    MadCason February 11, 2009   Link

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