Canvas of Life

Album: The Quantum Enigma (2014)
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  • Singer Simone Simons was pregnant when penning the lyrics for The Quantum Enigma. Her impending motherhood influenced her writing, particularly on this song. She explained to FaceCulture the track is, "about the circle of life: being pregnant and having to lose a family member at the same time. (It) is very bittersweet, in a way. "
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