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A warning to the people
The good and the evil

This is war

To the soldier, the civillian
The martyr, the victim

This is war

It's the moment of truth and the moment to lie
The moment to live and the moment to die
The moment to fight, the moment to fight, to fight, to fight, to fight

To the right, to the left
We will fight to the death
To the Edge of the Earth
It's a brave new world from the last to the first

To the right, to the left
We will fight to the death
To the Edge of the Earth
It's a brave new world, It's a brave new world

A warning to the prophet
To the liar, to the honest

This is war

To the leader, to the pariah, the victim, the Messiah

This Is War

It's the moment of truth and the moment to lie
The moment to live and the moment to die
The moment to fight, the moment to fight, to fight, to fight, to fight

To the right, to the left
We will fight to the death
To the Edge of the Earth
It's a brave new world from the last to the first

To the right, to the left
We will fight to the death
To the Edge of the Earth
It's a brave new world, It's a brave new world, It's a brave new world

I do believe in the light
Raise your hands into the sky
The fight is done
The war is won
Lift your hands toward the sun
Toward the sun, toward the sun, toward the sun
The war is won

To the right, to the left
We will fight to the death
To the Edge of the Earth
It's a brave new world from the last to the first

To the right, to the left
We will fight to the death
To the Edge of the Earth
It's a brave new world, It's a brave new world, It's a brave new world

A brave new world, the war is won, the war is won, a brave new world



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    AaronEchelonzMay 20, 2010 at 1:51 am
    in my opinion these lyrics coem true to all those who believe in something and fight for it, its a universla song for every faith and person
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    ParrotPieApr 23, 2010 at 7:36 pm
    I guess the main question is, what kind of war this song is about?! Everybody's personal war, maybe? I think that is a very plausible explanation, actually, but that is just me.
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    UnregisteredSep 3, 2012 at 9:53 am
    Its not necessarily about war... The wrote it when they were arguing with their record label becuase they hadntrecorded enough songs and they wanted to leave but were still under contract... This is war was written to them :) look it up, not necessarily litreral :)
    Peace
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    UnregisteredMay 20, 2012 at 7:29 pm
    War is dangerous, so dangerous nobody wants it. It takes lives and it saves lives. It's a way to die and a way to live. Fighting in war may cause death
    but it's the only way. Victims may die or they may live by fighting back.
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    UnregisteredMay 9, 2012 at 1:20 am
    Its like how the choices we make can lead us down diffrent paths. The song is in couplets usauly one good one bad.

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