add artist photo
Slash
Add Explanation
Add Meaning
Slash

By The Sword lyrics

$album_name
$date_release
$writer_name
New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
Slash – By The Sword lyrics

With the horses that you ride,
And the feelings left inside,

Comes a time you need to leave all that behind,
Well they claim they'd like to know,
Anyone could let you go,
And the people gather round for the one last show,

Well there is a reward,
To live and die by the sword,
Well they tried to complicate you,
But you left it all behind,
All worldly possessions,
Are left for recollection,
And finally it's all gone!

They're releasing all the hounds,
What is lost can still be found,
When you have but found your feet here on the ground,
Well there's those who choose to run
Following the setting sun,
And now it seems the journey has begun,

Well there is a reward,
To live and die by the sword,
Well they tried to complicate you,
But you left it all behind,
All worldly possessions,
Are left for recollection,
And finally it's all gone!

With the horses that you ride,
And the feelings left inside,
There comes a time you need to leave it all behind,

Well there is a reward,
To live and die by the sword,
Well they tried to complicate you,
But you left it all behind,
All worldly possessions,
Are left for recollection,
And finally it's all gone!



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/s/slash/by_the_sword.html

  • Email
  • Correct
Submitted byh0spid
Corrected byblossom95

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