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Spend all your time waiting for that second chance
For the break that will make it ok
There's always some reason to feel not good enough
And it's hard at the end of the day
I need some distraction oh beautiful release
Memories seep from my veins
Let me be empty and weightless and maybe
I'll find some peace tonight

In the arms of the Angels fly away from here
From this dark, cold hotel room, and the endlessness that you fear
You were pulled from the wreckage of your silent reverie
You're in the arms of the Angels; may you find some comfort here

So tired of the straight line, and everywhere you turn
There's vultures and thieves at your back
And the storm keeps on twisting, you keep on building the lies
That you make up for all that you lack
It don't make no difference, escaping one last time
It's easier to believe
In this sweet madness, oh this glorious sadness
That brings me to my knees

In the arms of the Angels fly away from here
From this small, cold hotel room, and the emptiness that you fear
You were pulled from the wreckage of your silent reverie
In the arms of the Angels; may you find some comfort here

You're in the arms of the Angels; may you find some comfort here



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    divadinnaMay 24, 2013 at 11:10 pm
    Miss you Mom, Dad, Ernest, David, and Gene I know you are all Angels looking down over us. Mom its been 46 years--hope I made you proud some time during my life. <3
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    UnregisteredMay 11, 2012 at 2:57 am
    The escape into the nothingless comfort of addiction and be enveloped safely away from the pain, sorrow, saddness, and dissiapointments of the world/life trusting you will be held in the arms of god's angels by grace, where no harm will come to you.
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    Sarah KellyJun 20, 2013 at 4:28 am
    When I was growing up I was raises by my great grandparents. I knew I was very lucky to have met them, never mind being raised by them. Now I'm talking born to about seven. I am sixteen now. I had a fought upbringing even at that young age. My great grandmother used to sing me this song and tell me everything was going to be alright. Love and miss you grandma.
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    Aelm ZurcaledJun 26, 2013 at 2:45 am
    he is with you james.....i miss your father coz i never see him lying in bed before he walk up to the land of paradise.....hu hu hu....
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    UnregisteredAug 22, 2012 at 6:09 pm
    This song is so deep that it could mean just about anything for anyone going threw anything death, heatache, sadness , etc... To me it simple, god has our backs withthe angels watching over us.

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