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She said she couldn't do it if she tried
But she never tried, she will never try
It's running through her veins like cyanide
It gets her by, but just for a while

How long, can she keep on chasing something wrong
Memories, of how she could've made it

The waves are crashing down she's caught in the undertow
Drowning in the sea
She's looking for a light but there's nowhere to go
Undertow

She sees the world through hazy blood-shot eyes
Just looking for another high
She lives by golden rules that don't apply
Life passed her by, and I tell you why

How long, can she keep on chasing something wrong
Memories, of how she could've made it

The waves are crashing down she's caught in the undertow
Drowning in the sea
She's looking for a light but there's nowhere to go
Undertow

How long, can she keep on chasing something wrong
Memories, of how she could've made it

The waves are crashing down she's caught in the undertow
Drowning in the sea
She's looking for a light but there's nowhere to go

The waves are crashing down she's caught in the undertow
Drowning in the sea
She's looking for a light but there's nowhere to go
Undertow



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  • U
    UnregisteredDec 3, 2011 at 2:46 pm
    Undertow is about breaking away from what everybody else thinks of you. In the first verse he talks about a girl who everybody told her she couldn't do it if she tried. So she never tried. Break away from the norm and do something special

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