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Linkin Park – Shadow Of The Day lyrics

[Chester Bennington]

I close both locks below the window.
I close both blinds and turn away.
Sometimes solutions aren't so simple.
Sometimes goodbye's the only way.

And the sun will set for you,
The sun will set for you.
And the shadow of the day,
Will embrace the world in grey,
And the sun will set for you.

In cards and flowers on your window,
Your friends all plead for you to stay.
Sometimes beginnings aren't so simple.
Sometimes goodbye's the only way
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And the sun will set for you,
The sun will set for you.
And the shadow of the day,
Will embrace the world in grey,
And the sun will set for you.

And the shadow of the day,
Will embrace the world in grey,
And the sun will set for you.

[Guitar solo]

And the shadow of the day,
Will embrace the world in grey,
And the sun will set for you.



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    Linkin-parker
    I believe it's written abut when chester was drinkin heavily and it's written about his lifetime. Has he lost three of his best friends when he was younger, and he trid suicide and he divorced his first wife. He never felt wanted accepted or included. The sun will set for you part was written to all the people in his life who he had lost as they never made it to sunrise.
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    This song means alot, I listend to it because I was in a bad home and my parents were going to court fighting for custody over me and my sister and I thought of it as when I leave its gona be a shadow I'm leaving behind all the people I loved, that would be my shadow of the day n I embraced the world in gray people told me to stay but goodbye was the only way for me to persue my happiness.
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    hannahwasa24
    I think this song is inspiring to keep on living your life, and that you need to keep on pushing through even when life look gray. This is what music is made for, to inspire and create. I hope that this music did for you what it did for me-Let me now that God is always there-and will always watch over me, even when I'm scared and alone.
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    AdamWinchester
    Through life you will realize that things do not always work out as imagined. How you play something out in your head may turn out way different in reality. No body can say that something bad has never happened to them. You can focus on these negatives or on the positives. Each will lead you to a different world. When you are looking for the bad in life, you will find it. When you are looking for the positive and keep an open mind, you also will find. Keeping an open mind is key. You can either look at the glass as half full or half empty. The choice is yours, and you must live with what you are open to.
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    For me, shadow of the day means it is about your life. What you do in life has beginnings and endings and it will go back to you whatever you have done may it be good or bad. We're given life to embrace all goodness of the world given by god, and if you have not shown respect to god's all creation may it be with life or not, soon you will have to answer all your deeds.
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