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    "You Be The Anchor That Keeps My Feet On The Ground" Lyrics

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    Genre:Pop, Punk
    Duration:00:04:50
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    And honestly, I have been begging for answers
    That you and only you can give to me
    A voice crying loud
    I've been crying for days now
    And as I start to run, I stop to breathe
    (And I was nearly scared to death)
    And I was nearly scared to death
    (Why you left in paragraphs)
    Why you left in paragraphs
    (The words were nearly over us)
    The words were nearly over us
    You stop and turn and grab your bags

    And I'll be here by the ocean
    Just waiting for proof that there's sunsets and silhouette dreams
    All my sand castles fall like the ashes of cigarettes
    And every waves drags me to sea
    I could stand here for hours
    Just to ask God the question, "Is everyone here make-believe?"
    With a tear in His voice, He said, "Son, that's the question."
    Does this deafening silence mean nothing to no one but me?

    As hours move to minutes
    And minutes take longer to break
    I will be desperately awaiting
    But my tongue won't fall apart
    And we've been sitting here for hours
    All alone and in the dark

    So let me think of to word it
    Is it too soon to say 'perfect'?
    If I could find another thirty minutes somewhere
    I'm sure everything would find me
    All that's left is just to sing

    And I'll be here by the ocean
    Just waiting for proof that there's sunsets and silhouette dreams
    All my sand castles fall like the ashes of cigarettes
    And every waves drags me to sea
    I could stand here for hours
    Just to ask God the question, "Is everyone here make-believe?"
    With a tear in His voice, He said, "Son, that's the question."
    Does this deafening silence mean nothing to no one but me?

    *And you'll sing to me sweet until then,
    *I may never sail Virginia again
    *Alas this current moves slow for me, this much you must know...we'll meet again
    And I'll, I'll have you know I'm scared to death

    Tell me once again that you will love me till the death
    And should I die, you swear that you will come for me
    As I fade away, you reach out your arms
    (And please don't let me go)
    And please don't let me go
    (And please don't let me go)
    And please don't let me go

    And I'll be here by the ocean
    Just waiting for proof that there's sunsets and silhouette dreams
    All my sand castles fall like the ashes of cigarettes
    And every waves drags me to sea
    I could stand here for hours
    Just to ask God the question, "Is everyone here make-believe?"
    With a tear in His voice, He said, "Son, that's the question."
    Does this deafening silence mean nothing to no one but me?
    • submitted by Michael on July 3rd, 2007
    • corrected on July 31st, 2007

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    •  guest says:
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      Like 008-06-2012 18:50
       
      This song is perfect in every way possible. It almost scares me how perfect it is. You say nothing's perfect? Listen to this song!
      I love Mayday Parade so much for introducing me to the life I live now ♥♥♥
      ---- If this song was a person
       WingMan1018 says:
      Like 028-02-2011 17:29
       
      Love This song and this CD
       Knxlitoz95 says:
      Like 007-07-2009 21:45
       
      mayday parade puts so much meaning and deepness in their songs LOVE MAYDAY PARADE (L)
      Like 007-06-2008 20:25
       
      this song inspired me to write a story

      i love this song and the title is so meaningful and uplifting

      i love mayday parade.
       cccaaarrr says:
      Like 022-07-2007 08:26
       
      i love mayday parade :]