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Marianas Trench – Porcelain lyrics

You thought by now
You'd have it figured out
You can't erase the way it pulls
When seasons change
It hurts sometimes
To find where you begin
You are perfect porcelain

The slow and simple melody
Of tears you cannot keep from me
It's alright if you don't know what you need

I'm right here when
You need someone to see
It's not speak
Or forever hold your peace
It's alright to take time
And find where you've been
You are perfect porcelain

The slow and simple melody
Of tears you cannot keep from me
It's alright if you don't know what you need

Oh, when your heart releases,
You won't fall to pieces
You'll let those old diseases lie
Oh, and your heart releases,
You won't fall to pieces
And your breath comes crashing in
Like perfect porcelain

The slow and simple melody
Of tears you cannot keep from me
It's alright if you don't know what you need



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    What I took from this was that, he has a special tie with this person. This person is very special to him. This person is perfect to him, beautiful with a beautiful personality. But, he's imperfect. But this person is porcelain, they break. And he's saying they won't break, they can get rid of those diseases. But he can't. They haunt him forever and he can't let them go like the perfect person.

    The top lyrics, where he's saying that you can't change the seasons. They can't put up walls, they can't change who he is because he is a person who can't let go that easily, unlike this person. "Of tears you cannot keep from me." This person is always trying to fix him, is always trying to make him happy and to forget the past, but he's saying it's not so easy.

    Maybe he's in love with this person. And he's saying that he's in love with them, and he confessed. But even if he's hurting, and they are trying to fix him, he's saying it's not so easy to fix me, just because you are just so perfect. But, I won't pressure you because it's okay if you don't know what you need, even if it's not me.

    Kinda reminds me of Sailor Moon - haha if you know what I mean, I mean Sailor Stars. Yeh.
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    This song means everything to me. It means being strong and being there for your loved one even if they don't love you back. I believe it means putting that special person before yourself no matter how broken you are. It also means accepting the person you are. I think it's about showing how you feel -crying. Sometimes you can't understand how you feel hence, 'it's alright if you don't know what you need'.
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    This song is my fav from the whole album the music the lyrics the melody just everything about it I love. All the songs on this album josh wrote and they go along with the story yes but they all have a meaning to him as well he writes about himself and the things that have happened to him it's just how he writes and he can't really help its his way to get it out. To me this song is about a girl who has had a kinda hard life or just something that has caused her to have a hard time to trust people and think she isn't good enough for him and he is just trying to gain her trust an tell her he will never hurt her and that he loves her flaws and all and she is perfect to him and perfect for him.
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    This song is mainly about being flawed, knowing your flawed and that your partner is flawed too, but loving them anyways and letting them know despite the flaws they see, however countless they may seem, they're perfect. Your own piece of imperfect perfection, and that being imperfect, being flawed, makes them real, makes them captivating and alluring and absolutely everything you want. All in all this song is about love, and how when its real, when its true. The flaws don't matter, let go and let live and above all else let love.
    ~ wodiesternefallen.
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    Porcelain is fragile, its something to cherish, if you ever let it fall, it'll break in a million pieces. He loves this girl, and he knows how conflicted she is with her feelings. But he knows how fragile her feelings are right now, and he doesn't ever want to put so much pressure as to break her. Shes a perfect woman he feels is made for him, but he knows with someone like her, he must take his time.
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