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I said I told you everything I left something out
Underneath the stairwell.
That I'm under lock and key, but you can probably tell
I'm a king of my... in a In prison cell
I wanna return but all you do is turn and sleep
If I can find my way home, will you take hold of me

I've been going so long
I can barely say
All I know is now I want to stay
Has it been too long since I went away?
Cause I'm trying to find the words, but I can barely say
Well I use to be the sun
Waiting silently but they barely noticed me
But I've been talking in my sleep when anybody sees they turn and run from
Me
I want to return but all you do is turn and sleep
If I can find my way home will you take hold of me?
Cause I've been going so long
I can barely say
All I know is I want to stay
Has it been too long since I went away?
Cause I'm trying to find the words but I can barley say
I wanted to run
I wanted to love and be loved in return
But will I ever get back, do I know too much to return.
I've been gone so long, I can barely say
All I know is now I wanna stay
Has it been too long since I went away cause I'm trying to find the
Words but I can barely say.



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    UnregisteredApr 9, 2012 at 10:03 pm
    Being suffocated in emotional wars and unable to find your way back for so long. When you do, you really want to stay but this song expresses your pain in finding your way back
  • u
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    UnregisteredFeb 23, 2012 at 5:10 pm
    Though the sun is enormous and the earth is so small, but the sun still invisible for half of the world.
    So, """whether you are something big or small. You can't be always be visible to everyone""
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    UnregisteredJul 8, 2012 at 12:12 pm
    Maybe someone who's tryin to apologize to his or her lover and he or she is so hopeless in so and weak also .. Maybe he's one who's wrong and he know and everybody knows so , so thats why he seems to be so weak and had nothing to do more than tellin avery weak apologize .. Noha 18 egypt
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    UnregisteredFeb 13, 2012 at 7:04 am
    He's so in love with her but he's changed (emotionally/physically) and he wants to know if she will still love him and take him back despite the secrets he's kept from her about himself, "a powder keg in a prison cell. "

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