There I was, fourteen spinning
With my arms out like a scarecrow

Walking down Monroe to the park
Dancing up Madison

With my eyes closed your feet
Sounding like a symphony of strings
You picked me up and whispered "Forever"
Like a secret in my ears
Now. . .


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Palisade song meanings
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  • +1
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    this reminds me of soulmates. the depth is incredible. mineral rocks my little lonely world.

    lifeinthedarkon August 15, 2002   Link
  • 0
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    isn't it "with my eyes close to your feet" ??? i can't see the sense in the other version ;-) i love the "now...". for me it shows what "forever" really means.

    does anyone know why it's titled palisade???

    timmyewon March 17, 2003   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    "With my eyes closed, your feet sounded like a symphony of strings "---the correct words.

    this song is brilliant.

    helpful_cornon March 21, 2003   Link
  • 0
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    i think it might be the name of the park - Palisade Park, could be wrong tho

    blondebyotchon May 06, 2003   Link
  • 0
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    a palisade's a row of sharpened wooden stakes stuck in the ground...dunno how that fits w/ the song though

    anyway...great song. i recently fell in love w/ this band. if someone could advise me on the best songs...

    4Christon May 12, 2003   Link
  • 0
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    every song is the best songs

    Snipson June 30, 2003   Link
  • 0
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    One of the most emotional songs ever written.

    A-fucking-mazing.

    antennason May 19, 2004   Link
  • 0
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    greatest mineral song ever

    raejon January 30, 2005   Link
  • 0
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    great song, but one part is very odd sounding, right before he says symphony the second time, he says it very weird.

    DarkerShadeofWinteron February 24, 2005   Link
  • 0
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    To 4Christ (assuming you still actually read this), check out the song February, &Serenading, Sadder Star, pretty much all of their album The Power of Failing... oh who am I kidding, it's all amazing...

    Ghost33on March 14, 2006   Link

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