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You're making a choice to live like this,
And all of the noise,
I am silence.
We already know how it ends tonight,
You run in the dark through a firefight.
And I would explode just to save your life,
Yeah I would explode.

Let me light up the sky,
Light it up for you.
Let me tell you why,
I would die for you.
Let me light up the sky.

I can't find a wall to pin this to,
Their all coming down since I've found you.
I just wanna be where you are tonight.
I run in the dark looking for some light,
And how will we know if we just don't try,
We won't ever know.

Let me light up the sky,
Light it up for you.
Let me tell you why,
I would die for you.

Let me light up the sky,
Light it up for you.
Let me make this mine,
I'll ignite for you.

Let me light up the sky,
Just for you tonight.
Let me help you fly,
Cause you won't have time.
Cover your eyes,
Get your disguise,
They won't ask you why,
They just watch you die.

And it's still so hard to be who you are,
So you play this part,
The show goes on.
You've come this far with a broken heart,
Yeah you've come this far,
And you've broken.

Let me light up the sky,
Light it up for you.
Let me tell you why,
I would die for you.
Let me light up the sky,
Light it up for you.
Let me make this mine,
I'll ignite for you,
I'll ignite for you.

Let me light up the sky,
Light it up for you.
Let me tell you why,
I would die for you.

And it's still so hard to be who you are,
But you've come this far with a broken heart.
And it's still so hard to be who you are,
But you've come this far with a broken...

Let me light up the sky,
Let me light up the sky.



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  • blob4ever
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    blob4everJul 11, 2008 at 11:54 pm
    This song is saying that the man is really protective of his girl and would literally die for her..it appeals to me nicely
  • GammaMan
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    GammaManJun 20, 2008 at 5:12 pm
    The meaning of this song is that the girl has been blinded by the boy's emotions for her.

    "Let me light up the sky, Light it up for you. Let me light up the sky, let me tell you why I'd die for you."

    Hes saying "Wake up, let me tell you why Im in love with you."
  • U
    UnregisteredDec 6, 2011 at 2:48 pm
    He is in love with a girl who has hurt herself and has been hurt. He wants her to take off her disguise with him because he's going to take care of her and she can be herself. He loves her so much he would explode for her. This song has a lot of meaning for me
  • Cobaltshadow
    CobaltshadowMar 13, 2009 at 12:28 pm
    this guy loves a girl so much that he would explode himself just for her. Also he wants to help her because it seems like her life is pretty messed up.
  • s
    skye_blue00Dec 21, 2008 at 10:04 pm
    the guy really loves this girl who doesnt really see that he does, but even thought she doesnt return the emotion he stills does anything she needs him to do.

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