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Morning light, silken dream to flight
As the darkness gave way to dawn
You've survived, now your moment has arrived

Now your dream has finally been born

Chorus:
Black Butterfly, sailed across the waters
tell your sons and daughters
what the struggle brings

Black Butterfly, set the skies on fire
rise up even higher

so the ageless winds of time can catch your wings

ooh...ooh

While you slept, the promise was unkept
But your faith was as sure as the stars

Now you're free, and the world has come to see
Just how proud and beautiful you are


Chorus

Let the current lift your heart and send it soaring
Write the timeless message clear across the sky
So that all of can read it and remember when we need it

That a dream conceived in truth can never die
Butterfly

Cause now that you're free and the world has come to see
Just how proud and beautiful you are

Chorus

Fly
Butterfly
Yeah, yeah, yes
Fly



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    Napoleon HardridgeDec 23, 2013 at 1:21 am
    First line: Morning star is Christ. Silken cloth is what he shall be wearing. His dreams shall take flight, after thousands of years have passed of the crucifixion his death had created the two worlds of LIFE and DEATH were the devil rules both, causing Christ to sleep until NOW - As the darkness gave way to dawn, the rising of Christ - Line Three. You've survived, now your moment has arrived - for thousands of years, over and over - Christ was being crucified within the circle of life REPEATEDLY, until he survived and his dreams were finally born - he had been reborn in both worlds, destroying death by creating one world.

    Black Butterfly - means Christ will be Black - his hair shall be like wool and his feet like brass! He shall sail across the waters of LIFE that is the fountain of HEAVEN.

    Tell your sons and daughters what the struggle brings, which is to restore the Kingdom of Heaven unto GOD ALL MIGHTY. Black Butterfly, set the skies on fire, rise up even higher - restoring God's Kingdom will come with a struggle and fight with satan and his army of darkness ... Christ hair shall become like Flames of FIRE of his father - GOD'S HEAD ... that will cause Christ to rise up even higher then before.

    So the ageless winds of time can catch your wings. Christ was GOD'S baby ANGEL-his SON ... the most admired of all ANGELS because Christ was GOD in the FLESH! Christ had lost his wings first that cause him to become human and than he was crucified creating the worlds of LIFE and DEATH, however, time doesn't exist in GOD'S Kingdom because it is ageless, so the wings that Christ lost will be restored unto him when counted worthy.

    While you slept, the promise was unkept, But your faith was as sure as the stars. While Christ was put into a coma that cause all life to sleep that we call death ... his promise was not kept because the earlier Christians of his time period was killed off and his teachings was lost to the world ... and replaced will the devil's version of God and Christ and the Holy Ghost. So, he and many others were being reborn into the devil's world, that waited for them like a wolf, to slaughter sheep.

    Now you're free, and the world has come to see Just how proud and beautiful you are. Now that Christ had survived - the world that has been lied to by the devil - will finally see how proud Christ is of his father and the father of his son, and how beautiful Christ and his father is to all the worlds

    Let the current lift your heart and send it soaring. God's love will lift Christ heart and send it soaring throughout all worlds, because Christ, was finally counted worthy to receive his wings he had lost when becoming human to beat the temptations of the flesh that condemn all LIFE.

    Write the timeless message clear across the sky. So that all can read it and remember when we need it. God's heavenly kingdom shall be the new skies that will fill all worlds - so whenever anyone feels any doubt, that hell on earth is finally over, all they have to do is look to the heavenly skies and remember that Christ suffered and died to save all from a sinning HELL FIRE

    That a dream conceived in truth can never die. Christ had to be reborn within a world that constantly dies - conceived within a DREAM of DEATH - in so doing truth was created that shall never DIE!

    But your faith was as sure as the stars
    I left this one out because I would have to explain the body of stars,however, I will let the song lyrics of Aquarius, (Let the Sunshine in) do the explaining for US. And love will steer the stars This is the dawning of the age of Aquarius.

    Thank you for reading and giving us a voice to speak within a world that denies truth - love YOU!
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    UnregisteredFeb 1, 2014 at 4:32 pm
    I loved this song coming up as a youth. A few days ago I heard the song on the radio. A combination of reasons led to look up the lyrics: 1) The words that I thought made up the song, were not always the correct words. I did so for this song for entertainment because I just knew that this would be the case in this instance. 2) I always felt that the song was deep in meaning. Reviewing the words had me wondering about the meaning. I think the song is about the African American struggle. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Holiday was signed into law around 1983, with plans to observe it in 1986. This song was made in 1985. I think the song has some alignment to Dr. King's holiday. "Now your dream has finally been born".
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    UnregisteredAug 16, 2012 at 11:19 pm
    I think it is about struggles that a black people has come up against and over come, used to be slave and now trying to shine
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    UnregisteredMay 30, 2012 at 5:00 am
    I think it means that once you have achieved your goals as an african-american, to let others know of the struggles you encountered so they may avoid the traps and pitfalls and ultimately soar to their own heights.
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    UnregisteredMay 30, 2012 at 5:00 am
    I think it means that once you have achieved your goals as an african-american, to let others know of the struggles you encountered so they may avoid the traps and pitfalls and ultimately soar to their own heights.

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