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When she sleeps,
There is a fever dream, yeah.
It brings a night terror
To haunt this fragile bird.

She speaks in tounges,
Her words they come undone, yeah.
And with a wayward mind,
She struggles through the night.

All that I can do
Is hope she makes it through,
Through the night, through the night.

These cold nightmares,
They make her worse for wear.
Lost in the dark,
She's got a heavy heart.

And when she wakes,
In her fragile state,
Well she calls my name,
Hoping that I keep her safe.

All that I can do,
Is hope she makes it through.
All that I can do,
Is hope she makes it through.

Through the night (x4)

All that I can do,
Is hope she makes it through.
All that I can do,
Is hope she makes it through,
Through the night.

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    UnregisteredMay 3, 2012 at 5:52 pm
    I really emphasise with this. My partner suffers from bouts of mental illness and nightmares are part of that. The song kinda makes me sad.
  • U
    UnregisteredMar 26, 2012 at 4:17 am
    I don't know but i think of a father who's daughter wakes in the night with night terrors. But, who knows. It could be about some cracked out high maintenance beyatch, so, who knows.
  • U
    UnregisteredMar 2, 2012 at 6:44 pm
    When i first really thought about the meaning of the lyrics, i thought maybe it was about a guy whose daughter just moved out and is struggling financially and is overwhelmed.

    Then i read that dallas green's wife actually has night terrors. Well i guess my meaning might be correct depending on how the listener takes it.
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    UnregisteredJan 19, 2012 at 11:30 am
    Its actually written about his wife who has night terrors. And its about how he feels when she has them and he can't help her. He was interviewd on a radio show in australia and discussed it.

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