I took my shirt off in the yard.
No one saw that the skin on my shoulders was golden.
Now it's not.
My shirt's back on.
I forgot my songs.
The glow is gone.
My gliding body stopped.
I could not get through September without a battle.
I faced death. I went in with my arms swinging
but I heard my own breath
and I had to face that I'm still living.
I'm still flesh. I hold on to awful feelings.
I'm not dead. There's no end. My face is red.
My blood flows harshly.
My heart beats loudly.
My chest still draws breath. I hold it. I'm buoyant.
There's no end.

Lyrics submitted by teethlikelions, edited by itsmecaitlind

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    General Commentthis song is amazing. i had a long string of particularly difficult time recently that i almost didn't make it through, and i think this song embodies it perfectly. the truths in it are so profound to me.
    teethlikelionson April 15, 2002   Link

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