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"No time for goodbye" he said
As he faded away
Don't put your life in someone's hands
They're bound to steal it away
Don't hide your mistakes
"Cause they'll find you, burn you"
Then he said

If you want to get out alive
Run for your life
If you want to get out alive
Run for your life


"This is my last time" she said
As she faded away
"It's hard to imagine
But one day you'll end up like me"
Then she said

If you want to get out alive
Run for your life
If you want to get out alive
Run for your life
If you want to get out alive (If you want to get out alive)
Run for your life (Life)
If you want to get out alive (If you want to get out alive)
Run for your life

If I stay it won't be long
Till I'm burning on the inside
If I go I can only hope
That I'll make it to the other side

If you want to get out alive
Run for your life
If you want to get out alive
Run for...

If you want to get out alive (If you want to get out alive)
Run for your life
If you want to get out alive (If you want to get out alive)
Run for...

If I stay, it won't be long
Till I'm burning on the inside
If I go I can only hope
That I'll make it to the other side
If I stay, it won't be long
Till I'm burning on the inside
If I go, if I go

Burning on the inside
Burning on the inside
Burning on the inside



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    sportie_chick28Aug 21, 2008 at 12:35 am
    yea, this song could be about religion, i guess, but it fits a lot of other things as well... like a destructive habit or something. "don't put your life in someone's hands theyre bound to steal it away"... i think ppl who say that are either lying or don't realize what a burden it would be to have someone completely and utterly rely on u, and so they let u down w/out meaning to.
  • Conquito
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    ConquitoMar 30, 2008 at 1:29 am
    That If things go wrong, And all you want to do is Get out... GET OUT. before you hurt yourself and/or anyone else.
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    masteroverlordFeb 17, 2010 at 6:03 am
    Many songs were written to mean something specific to the writer, yet unintentionally have distinct meanings for those who hear it. This is one of those songs
  • ShadowsMahHedgie
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    ShadowsMahHedgieFeb 5, 2010 at 12:20 am
    OH OH If you want to get out alive OH OH un for your life

    This is kinda like with me and Silende how we like will play our games and the is a scene where Shadow the Hedgehog has to rescue his girlfriend Silende the Hedgehog (Note Silende is a fan char. And our games can get pretty confuzing!( Anyways he rescues her and the castle is begining to colapse and he and silende have to escape in time!!
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    toraApr 5, 2009 at 4:37 pm
    This song can have a lot of meanings depending on whom you are and how you feel. Like, even just depending on what mood I'm in it has different meanings.

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