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PostPosted: Tue Feb 13, 2018 8:49 pm    Post subject: Lullabies Reply with quote

It's not simple to say
That most days I don't recognize me
That these shoes and this apron
That place and its patrons
Have taken more than I gave them
It's not easy to know
I'm not anything like I used be, although it's true
I was never attention's sweet center
I still remember that girl

She's imperfect, but she tries
She is good, but she lies
She is hard on herself
She is broken and won't ask for help
She is messy, but she's kind
She is lonely most of the time
She is all of this mixed up and baked in a beautiful pie
She is gone, but she used to be mine

It's not what I asked for
Sometimes life just slips in through a back door
And carves out a person and makes you believe it's all true
And now I've got you
And you're not what I asked for
If I'm honest, I know I would give it all back
For a chance to start over and rewrite an ending or two
For the girl that I knew

Who'll be reckless, just enough
Who'll get hurt, but who learns how to toughen up
When she's bruised and gets used by a man who can't love
And then she'll get stuck
And be scared of the life that's inside her
Growing stronger each day 'til it finally reminds her
To fight just a little, to bring back the fire in her eyes
That's been gone, but used to be mine
Used to be mine

She is messy, but she's kind
She is lonely most of the time
She is all of this mixed up and baked in a beautiful pie
She is gone, but she used to be mine


She Used to be Mine Sara Bareilles
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 08, 2018 1:30 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Once upon another time
Somebody’s hands who felt like mine
Turned the key and took a drive
Was free
I recall the sun sank low
Buckley on the radio
Cigarette was burning slow
So breathe
Just yellow lines and tire marks
Sun-kissed skin and handle bars
And where I stood was where I was
To be
No enemies to call my own
No porch light on to pull me home
And where I was is beautiful
Because I was free
Once upon another time
Before I knew which life was mine
Before I left the child behind
Be
I saw myself in summer nights
And stars lit up like candle lights
I made my wish but mostly I
Believed
And yellow lines and tire marks
Sun-kissed skin and handle bars
And where I stood was where I was
To be
Once upon another time
Deciding nothing good in dying
So I would just keep on driving
Because I was free


Once upon another time Sara Bareilles
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 01, 2018 3:58 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Your fingertips across my skin
The palm trees swaying in the wind
Images

You sang me Spanish lullabies
The sweetest sadness in your eyes
Clever trick

Well, I never want to see you unhappy
I thought you'd want the same for me

Goodbye, my almost lover
Goodbye, my hopeless dream
I'm trying not to think about you
Can't you just let me be?
So long, my luckless romance
My back is turned on you
Should've known you'd bring me heartache
Almost lovers always do

We walked along a crowded street
You took my hand and danced with me
Images

And when you left, you kissed my lips
You told me you would never, never forget
These images

Well, I'd never want to see you unhappy
I thought you'd want the same for me
Goodbye, my almost lover
Goodbye, my hopeless dream
I'm trying not to think about you
Can't you just let me be?
So long, my luckless romance
My back is turned on you
Should've known you'd bring me heartache
Almost lovers always do

I cannot go to the ocean
I cannot drive the streets at night
I cannot wake up in the morning
Without you on my mind
So you're gone and I'm haunted
And I bet you are just fine
Did I make it that easy to walk right in and out
Of my life?

Goodbye, my almost lover
Goodbye, my hopeless dream
I'm trying not to think about you
Can't you just let me be?
So long, my luckless romance
My back is turned on you
Should've known you'd bring me heartache
Almost lovers always do

Almost Lover A Fine Frenzy
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 11:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

If beauty sits the child's kiss
Of laughter I amend
Can you catch her if she runs?

With this I would share with you
All of this count to no end

Behind your sealed eyes you miss
All that I've done for you
Will you catch me when I run?

If timing plays evident
What would you say when you're late?

Stay with me and fall asleep
Pray to God for no bad dreams

Stay with me and fall asleep
Pray to God for no bad dreams

Here...I'm...I'm still waiting here, my dear
For one kiss from you
So here...I'm...I'm still waiting here, my dear
To kill all of you
To kill all of you


Almost & Never Coheed and Cambria
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PostPosted: Sat Jul 07, 2018 1:21 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

As the broken sleep
Death forgot to thank me when I set her free
Come empty and you won't need anything
Believe in your own blood until your heart stops beating
And then you too will be set free
Tear down your towers and build bridges
Your god is a fraud if you wrote the mission
And the devil will die when he has no witness

I 'm not broken, I am nothing
I'm the vessel, not the poison

And I didn't want to lose you, But sometimes I forget
When my prayers feel like they're just cigarettes
They'll take the headache away, then turn to ash
But they bring me back to life every time I find a new light

But then they bring up my past
And I fall further and further, and further
Until I'm afraid to get back up because
I don't want to fall again

And I never thought I would be the one to fall in love
And I also never thought I'd be the one, the one to call it off

But if there's one thing I know about myself
It's that I don't know anything about myself

'Cause you were nothing than a choice I had to choose

A tool I had to use

My favorite drug and my favorite excuse

And my hands are not clean, maybe they never will be
But they can still carry you home when you're ready to sleep
And the only reason the devil's alive in you and me
Is because we disrupted him when he tried to fall asleep

Hotel books / Sometimes I feel like nothing
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