I'm dead
I died long ago but my spirit still roams (Incorporeal)
Unwanted in heaven, forgotten in hell as on earth (Incorporeal)
I don't want to stay here, it seams that I'll never be free
Oh can you hear me? (no)

And so
It has come to be that I must wander forever (Incorporeal)
Many things I have seen, empires that rise and then fall (Incorporeal)
A life you live long is simply a moment to me
A tiny drop of water in the sea of eternity

There's no place for me everywhere that I go
Only seems to bring upset and harm
There's one thing that I want and one thing only
Release into the great beyond
Don't want to remember when I was alive
When I held my true love in my arms
For like you I once was, and like me you shall be

When you
Feel a chill in the night perhaps it's me saying hello (Incorporeal)
You're so much like my love though she lived in a long ago time (Incorporeal)
I long to see her for the day when my soul's laid to rest
The peace that I can not find in life, I can find in death

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    General Comment

    Actually Nick said that he was reading through something (possibly lovecraft for all I can remember) and came across the word incorporeal. He pretty much just made a story about this ghost and his experiences as one. I don't really think this song is meant to be interepreted, but meant to be taken at face value: a ghost story and such.

    People can write from a surrealist point of view, and not everything has to be from the point of view or experiences of the actual writer. I do it all the time if I ever write things. Writing from the perspective of a character or thing that has nothing to really do with yourself really.

    Demonomaniaon March 08, 2005   Link
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    This song is way to above others, ´cause this talk about truth when you fall in deep depresion, you dont want to stay here, and you feel like the only peace you can have it´s only being death, pretty good song.

    pipason April 27, 2002   Link
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    yeah this is their best song by far

    crackhead_terroriston June 13, 2002   Link
  • 0
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    this is an awsome song one of there best

    badreligionpigeonon July 23, 2002   Link
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    yaya pipas got it this song is grrrreat... course all of their songs are but this is in the upper 75 percentage of em.... (check out me lyrics under deranged youth)

    NOFXJuggaloGirgoon July 28, 2002   Link
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    Great song. Probably my favorite on the album..

    sarah216on March 04, 2003   Link
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    this song is about being in a state of like not being alive, but your not in haven or hell, so yourjust wandering on earth as nothing, your like a gost, u have no where to go, its crazy

    2Close2Seeon June 14, 2003   Link
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    This song is great. Probably one of my favourites from Tiger Army. I think this song is talking about how someone can't take it anymore and just wants to die. Maybe someone feeling left out. I dunno.

    Debbie65on June 22, 2003   Link
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    tiger army is the best... and i know when they release their new album, it will be just as good...

    Maevenon June 30, 2003   Link
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    I think its definitely about someone that has died but has not gone to heaven or hell, they are stuck here on earth as a ghost or whatnot... they have been stuck like this for a long time and just want to be released into the afterlife.

    whennitecomesdwnon July 02, 2003   Link

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