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In this farewell,
There's no blood,
There's no alibi.
'Cause I've drawn regret,
From the truth,
Of a thousand lies.

So let mercy come,
And wash away...

What I've done.
I'll face myself,
To cross out what I've become.
Erase myself,
And let go of what I've done.

Put to rest
What you thought of me.
While I clean the slate,
With the hands,
Of uncertainty.

So let mercy come,
And wash away...

What I've done.
I'll face myself,
To cross out what I've become.
Erase myself,
And let go of what I've done.

For what I've done
I start again,
And whatever pain may come.
Today this ends,
And forgiving what I've done.

I'll face myself,
To cross out what I've become.
Erase myself,
And let go of what I've done.
What I've done.

Forgiving What I've done.
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    xMizKaulitzxApr 27, 2008 at 9:05 pm
    i luv the way the meaning of this song..tellin ppl to care for our world and if you dont what itll become how we can change to make it better for ppl! makes sense...LINKIN PARK IS THE BEST!!
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    ismini_linkinparkOct 24, 2009 at 10:08 am
    "what i've done"was the first linkin park song i've ever heard...after that i wanted to learn about linkin park and i became a BIG fan of them.so "what i've done" is a very important song for me and for linkin park,too because everyone knows that great song!!!
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    Shade70Aug 29, 2008 at 9:16 am
    For me, this song is about Guilt and trying forgiving yourself. Forgiving yourself for something is the first step in accepting what happened and moving on with your life, as Guilt can trap you in the past.
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    jadeykinzxxxMay 22, 2008 at 6:14 pm
    i think he is blaming himself for all the hurt in the world...but its ok...cuz ur not the only one...'what we've done...
    xxx
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    darkdemonFeb 7, 2009 at 5:54 pm
    this song has a centric meaning to itself..he says the things that he has done and gone through in life, and asks for mercy and questions the world what wrong has he done in life to the extent that he can't be forgiven and granted mery

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