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I was born in a cloud...
Now I am falling.
I want you to catch me.
Look up and you'll see me.
You know you can hear me.
The world is so loud. Keep falling. I'll find you.
We're over a forest.
There's millions of snowflakes.
We're dancing.
The world is so loud. Keep falling and I'll find you.
I am ice and dust. I am sky.
I can see horses wading through snowdrifts.
My broken hearts, my fabulous dances.
My fleeting song, fleeting.
The world is so loud. Keep falling. I'll find you.
My broken hearts, my fabulous dance.
My fleeting song.
My twist and shout.

I am ice and dust and light. I am sky and here.
I can hear people.
I think you are near me now.
The world is so loud. Keep falling. I'll find you.
We're over a forest.
It's midnight at Christmas.
The world is so loud. Keep falling. I'll find you
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I think I can see you.
There's your long, white neck.
The world is so loud. Keep falling. I'll find you.
Now I am falling.
Look up and you'll see me.
The world is so loud. Keep falling. I'll find you.
In a moment or two.
I'll be with you.
The world is so loud. Keep falling. I'll find you.
Be ready to catch
The world is so loud. Keep falling. I'll find you.



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    UnregisteredMar 20, 2012 at 1:45 pm
    I know exactly what it means for me, because it spoke to me directly on the night of 12/2211. It meant that a woman i had not seen for many years was looking for me; her husband had just died- "now i am falling". My own companion had died not long ago.. "keep falling, i'll find you" "i'll be with you" and "be ready to catch"... She sent me a card on that same night, we reconnected after all those years because of it, and are now very much i love. Miracles do happen, folks!
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    Unregistered5 days ago at 10:57 pm
    To me, it is about how even after death our loved ones can still exist and possibly reach us in one form or another - in this case as dust particles regenerated as snowflakes. 'The world is so loud" - our lives so chaotic, we lose touch with the natural world through which those we love and miss are trying to communicate with us. Only when we stop and listen to the natural world will we begin to hear and reconnect with them again.
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    UnregisteredJan 11, 2012 at 8:56 pm
    We all dance our lives. Then we fall, and it's over. We'll meet the ones we loved and lost. We'll catch up with them. This song is about a daughter thinking about her mother and the ones she loved. Our destiny is to find unity, in a momento or two... It's beautyful, isn't it?
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    UnregisteredNov 25, 2011 at 12:01 am
    A snowflake on it's way to... Someone's mouth? A snowdrift? A tree? It doesn't matter, because it is falling to it's death (broken hearts) whether it melts in a mouth or in the sun or under a horse's hoof...

    I also see a mother and her unborn son communicating as his soul descends to enter the body at birth. How they find each other among all the other souls. 'falling' representing the fall from grace that got us here, in this third dimension.

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