the aftermath was better than I thought it would be,
but I closed my eyes
so I couldn't see what would become of it.

the stars they burn bright in this evening sky,
and there's not a thing standing in my way tonight
and I promise you that we will make it out alive.

we're just a little bit closer now.

the sea it holds me close,
pushing against the hands that held us back.

should we run away
or face the days we have before us,
right through the barricades
onto the shores below us?
day and night our steps and paths are chosen for us.
let's bury the past
within the sand beneath us,
and I promise you
that you will never fall again.

day and night you hold me close,
never letting go now.

Lyrics submitted by a scar in the sky

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    General CommentI love this song. This band rocks.
    You Vandal 592on July 01, 2002   Link
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    General CommentYEAH they do. can't wait till their full length comes out next year
    a scar in the skyon July 06, 2002   Link
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    General Commentthis was the first song i heard by them and {as you can tell by the name} i fell in love. they remind me a lot of hopesfall and are just as good. ...can't wait to see them live sometime
    _belovedon August 11, 2002   Link
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    General Commentthey are better than hopesfall i think
    jeneyon September 07, 2002   Link
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    General Commentthis group is so fucking awesome...and live, theres nothing to can beat them live, their intesity is unmatched...
    guitarpunkon September 29, 2002   Link
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    General Commentabosolutely amazing i'm seeing them in abuit a month an i can wait till the album comes out if there ep is any indication of how the album will be then, i will bye it the day it comes out, and they are doing the music for the right reasons in my opinion and this song is aobut him telling someone with god he will never fall again..
    brentb121on March 04, 2003   Link

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