add artist photo
Megadeth
Add Explanation
Add Meaning
Megadeth

Truth Be Told lyrics

$album_name
$date_release
$writer_name
New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
Megadeth – Truth Be Told lyrics

This is the first tale of death in the world
When Cain struck down Abel, a family broken
Since then mankind's dominated his own kind
To insult and injure there's no such thing
As peace, till death do us part

Till that last (truth be told)
Sin lies at the doorway (truth be told)
Hell's open for business now (truth be told)
The soil cries out for revenge (truth be told)
And death is upon the ground, all around

The battle ain't over, without spoils of war
Just 'cause it is written, does not make it so
When you dance with the devil, wait 'till the song's over
I ask myself how bad do I want you to live
My anger is near

Till that last (truth be told)
Sin lies at the doorway (truth be told)
Hell's open for business now (truth be told)
The soil cries out for revenge (truth be told)
And death is upon the ground
Sin lies at the doorway (truth be told)
Hell's open for business now (truth be told)
The soil cries out for revenge (truth be told)
And death is upon the ground, all around

Tribulation strikes and we're hit hard
Still you just go on your way
Head in the sand, ignoring the rain
Just like the flood in Noah's day, In His day

Can't punish those for ruining the Earth
Its suicide to some degree
Because we are all guilty, guilty as sin
There'll be no peace, never for you and me

Before Al qaeda and Bin Laden
Long before Hitler and Hussein
Ever since the first murder was committed
The verdict's always been the same (been the same) wrong!

A cursed future just repeats the past
There's hell to pay, the stone's been cast
So there'll be no peace (never be peace)
Till the last truth be told, by you and me



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/m/megadeth/truth_be_told.html

  • Email
  • Correct

songmeanings

      Write about your feelings and thoughts

      Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
      U
      Min 50 words
      Not bad
      Good
      Awesome!
      This page is missing some information about the song. Please expand it to include this information. You can help by uploading artist's image, adding song structure elements, writing song meaning or creating lyrics explanation.

      Featuredlyrics

      Explain