Ends and means redemption /
Of your past are painful reminders /
Take these wings /
And make good on all the promises un-kept in this life / The judgments weighed against you /
Fell away to embrace your memory again /
Take these wings And make good on all the things that were controlling you /
And then destroyed you and your short breath of life /
Fulfill all of the unsaid promises you made /
To family and friends /
Through blessings and understandings /
And I can't seem to understand why /
The end of your pain meant the end of a rope /
But I guess it's the only freedom that you've ever known / The price you've paid is dying alone
Please bless this child /
All that he's dreamed / All that he worked for /
Every dream /
Make his love, his compassion /
Inspiration to us all

Lyrics submitted by dragonflower44

Timothy song meanings
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  • +1
    General CommentObviously a song about suicide...

    Very good song, At first I tought the song was

    to happy for a suicide song, but when you think of it.

    Why should it be sad after all this person has been
    FourDiceSon May 31, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General CommentI don't think this song is about suicide i think this song is about a friend who has died jsut talks about how we should admire what he's done and take his life to inspire us to be good people and live our lives the way we want to live them.
    hansdude84on July 20, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General Commentisnt this the song about his brother going to war and dying out there alone? dont think its about suicide, despite the obviously give away.
    Atreyukiddon April 11, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti *really* love this song. great but sad lyrics and the piano part at the end is briliant.
    does anyone know something about the background of this song? is it a real story or fiction?
    oliveron June 05, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis song is so sad! boysetsfire is capable of writing really beautiful songs when they want to...i love the piano part.
    xforgetmynamexon June 21, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis song is so beautiful. One of bsf's best. The piano part gives me shivers down my spine every time.
    hansdude84on July 11, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentSince all of the experiences I've had with death are from suicide, that's what the song means to me. RIP Tobias.
    alwaysalone13on August 24, 2002   Link
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    General Comment"The end of your pain meant the end of a rope" is the line that seals this song being about suicide. Dude hung himself to "end his pain".
    Rjg237on January 11, 2006   Link

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