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How stubborn are those scars when they won't fade away?
Or just a gentle reminder that now are better days?

We'll be home soon,
So dry your eyes.
You'll be okay.
(You'll be okay.)

Oh my god the water it's rising, it's rising.
You just have to believe in me,
Failing that I'll ride this storm alone.

We can still make it out.
Fuck!
I can help you through this.
But you have to take my hand.
I can take you home,
Take my hand, Take my hand.

I should've known the tides were getting higher.
We can still survive,
They think we're drowning,
But our heads are still above the waves
.
(Above the waves)
(I should've known the tides were getting higher...
We can still survive.
Above the waves.
I should've known the tides were getting higher.
I should've known the tides were getting higher.
We can still survive.)

You never said goodbye(Goodbye)
You never said goodbye(Goodbye)
You never said goodbye(Goodbye)
You never said goodbye
And now you're on your OWN
!

You never said goodbye,
You never said goodbye,
Goodbye!



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    UnregisteredJun 1, 2012 at 9:44 pm
    Letting someone know you are there for them, no matter how hard life gets, the support needed to survive is there.
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    SecretsFortheDeadMar 5, 2011 at 11:18 pm
    I kinda interpret as a metaphor for we can still continue through the hard times I don't think it is literal
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    UnregisteredSep 30, 2011 at 2:21 pm
    Since the song says "You'll be okay." and "I can help you through this, but you have to take my hand."...I think it has a meaning to it. I don't think he wrote it just to write it. It could be something completely different from what we all think, but I think there is some literal meaning to it. Maybe he was trying to speak out to people who want to commit suicide. None of us will know what it really is about. Maybe it has something to do with someone he cared about killing themselves. Maybe it didn't have to be them drowning, but I still think it has something to do with someone killing themselves.
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    UnregisteredJul 14, 2014 at 7:38 pm
    It's pretty obvious that the meaning has to do with suicide or self harm. "How stubborn are those scars when they won't fade away? Or just a gentle reminder that now are better days?" Is pretty obvious and with all the tides and never saying goodbye. It's pretty obvious that it's about helping someone through hard times.
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    UnregisteredSep 5, 2012 at 4:38 pm
    The meaning of this song is his girlfriend misses him because he is in a war and she misses him and shes living with so much pain and sorrow in her body that she just decides to end her life so she doesn't have to feel alone anymore.

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