It was more like I was slowly sinking deeper and deeper each day
You poured your love into me And it drenched my heart streamed through my veins Soaking every single cell of my body Leaking out of the pores of my skin And dripping from my fingertips To bleed into everything I touch
It flooded my chest And filled up my lungs Until it spilled out of my mouth Trickling from my tongue Saturating every single word I say
It flowed through every part of me And eventually seeped into my bones Making all that I am Crave all that you are
Vines wrap round their trees until There is no bark left to see. Flowers will drink and get their fill But too much and it's a tragedy. Often when a storm's too strong Away any foundations are blown And are lost to the winds for much too long - Won't you please leave me alone?
The weeds strangle the neighbour roots Of flowers just trying to bloom They quell the reach of nearby shoots Til they are driven to their doom. Locusts once came and blocked the light And blood drowned the rivers red. Why won't you see that we are not right And you should find someone else instead?
Feel the gentle roll of the deck the splash against your fearful grin Feel the endless expanse around you the endless constriction within Feel the water's pull the need to give in Feel it surround you the cold against your skin Feel the mounting pressure the mounting calm the beautiful dark
I will sleep with my eyes o p e n . I will breathe u n d e r w a t e r . I will drink my coffee c o l d if that is what it takes to become less like y o u . The thought of being like you is so p a i n f u l , I'd rather d r o w n . Loving you is the most painful memory-I'd rather p e e l off my skin in the places you left your kisses. The places you bit and licked and left your l o v e . Some say, "it is better to have loved and lost, than to have never loved at all." I cannot bring myself to agree with such words, because the pain of loosing you was far too much to bear than the idea of never having known you. Call me a ******* coward for running away from this pain, but if I have to face it another day, I would rather d i e.