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Far away
In a land caught between
Time and space
Where the books of life lay
We fear
This castle of stone
The mountain king roams
All alone in here
But he's not the only one
Lost inside
Forever hidden from the sun

Madness reigns
In the Hall of the Mountain King
Oh yeah

His deep
Dark eyes
Keep watch on his kingdom
And the mysteries that sleeps safe inside
His hall
His towers of stone
Shall not be overthrown
For eternity
It is guarded by the king
Insanity and the power that it brings

Madness reigns
In the Hall of the Mountain King
Oh yeah
In the Hall of the Mountain King
Oh yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah

Come with me
Stay close by my side
As the darkness of night closes in
Don't fear
In the thunder, it roars
When the Mountain King calls all his children home
To where I hid him we must run
Refuge(?) here but I was forever on the run

Madness reigns
[my friends]
In the Hall of the Mountain King
Oh yeah
In the Hall of the Mountain King
Oh yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah

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    UnregisteredJun 4, 2012 at 10:00 pm
    Im in 5ft grade and we have to write a poem, well we listen to then moutain king thing. But this helped me alot
  • U
    UnregisteredFeb 17, 2012 at 7:56 pm
    This is the people who wrot the song:johnny lee middleton, criss oliva, jon oliva, paul o'neill. I believe that is total disrespect for the artist.
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    UnregisteredJan 7, 2012 at 3:16 am
    Wtf?!!! Where did you get the songwriters for this song ?!!! I was there and i tell you without a doubt non of those peoeple were there. Trent reznor? Really? Least make it a little more believeable. Hope atlantic records and the real remaining writers sue the piss out of you.

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