I'm still just as lost, But there's a light in the wood. These days I haven't seen much sleep. I'm at a loss of dreams. But silence is better than my nightmares. I'm still that drowning mermaid. Now I'm learning to breathe. The ships have sailed and I'll never reach shore. Still, I'm addicted to the sting of the salt. Can't swim but I can float, Let this lingering shadow man carry me. One day he may let me go, For now this friend won't leave my side.
Now I'm meeting old friends too. I was convinced my friends had left me. It seems like a reunion in my room, And I the unwilling host. This room is crowded, But at least I'm not lonely. I want the light to burn them up, You are only a spark.
If I abandon my room, If I get lost I won't mind. At least I'm free. So I'll wait for my time, When it's time to run. My friends won't stop me.