"To Bid You Farewell" as written by Mikael Lars Akerfeldt and Sven Peter Malcolm Lindgren....
I am awaiting the sunrise
Gazing modestly through the coldest morning
Once it came, you lied
Embracing us over autumn's proud treetops

I stand motionless
In a parade of falling rain
Your voice, I cannot hear
As I am falling again

Devotion eludes
And in sadness, I lumber
In my own ashes, I am standing without a soul
She wept and whispered "I know"

We walked into the night
Am I to bid you farewell?

Why can't you see that I try?
When every tear I shed, is for you

Lyrics submitted by Idan, edited by benjiethomas, Bryan357

"To Bid You Farewell" as written by Sven Peter Malcolm Lindgren Mikael Lars Akerfeldt

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    General Comment"Opeth is not Death Metal. Opeth is Melodic Gothic Metal, anyone wanna argue with me on that?"

    Hahahahahahahahahahaha. Thanks for making my day with your confident (yet absolutely incorrect) statement.

    Gothic metal: stuff like Nightwish or Lacuna Coil.
    Death metal: stuff like Cryptopsy or Cannibal Corpse.
    Melodic death metal: stuff like In Flames or Dark Tranquility.
    Progressive death metal: OPETH.
    6th_sadistic_sniperon May 12, 2004   Link

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