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Welcome back
Winter once again
And put on your warm fuzzy sweater
'Cause you'll feel much better when

The snowflakes fall
Gently to the ground
The temperature drops
And your shivers freeze all the rivers around
But I keep you warm

If speed's a pro
Inertia must be a con
'Cause the cold wind blows at precise rates
When I've got my ice skates on

If all the roads
Were paved with ice that wouldn't thaw or crack
I could skate from Maine to Nebraska
Then on to Alaska and back
'Cause you keep me warm

Peer over the edge
Can you see me?
Rivulets flow from your eyes
Paint runs from your mouth
Like a waterfall
And your lungs crystalize

I'll travel the sub-zero tundra
I'll brave glaciers and frozen lakes
And that's just the tip of the iceberg
I'll do whatever it takes
To change

Farewell powdery paradise
We'd rather skate on the thinnest ice
Fingers failed us before they froze
And frostbite bit down on all our toes

Snow drifts build up and enfold us
As we wait out this winter storm
So we snuggle close in the darkness
And keep each other so warm



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    bipolargirlMar 26, 2010 at 1:45 am
    I love it :) hey there decemberk I'm an owl city fan .. Download : umbrella beach , cave in , if my heart was a house ( the best ) :)
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    decemberkFeb 22, 2010 at 2:38 pm
    ive only ever hear fireflies, vanilla twilight, and rainbow veins(Favorite!!!). suggestions...anyone? i really jus look at the lyrics first, then i hear the song...any opinions about that...?
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    luvme4meJan 1, 2010 at 11:51 am
    i really like the melody of this song. To me it means that the girl means everything to him and he would do anything for her, and how she finally notices him and becomes his gf.
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    Taylor_WilderDec 26, 2009 at 9:01 pm
    i agree with both of you,Cobaltshadow and younghoush. Its like he did somethimg to really upset her or else it wouldnt feel like an artic zone to him
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    younghoushNov 11, 2009 at 5:59 am
    Im thinkin this one is about how he and a girl had troubles, maybe he caused them, so now he has to do alot of work to get her back and he finally does. And now he feels nothing can kill their love after that(last paragraph in song)

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