Ash and Ember

Album: Life Imitating Life (2014)
  • Am I seeing double, am I withdrawn
    Depositing lyrics into a love song
    Spider weaving webs for a catch that won't come
    Am I pulling roses from a dead bush
    A soldier running late for the ambush
    Ready in the depth for a stone that's long gone

    Is it too late?
    It's never ending but nevertheless
    I'm the first one to second my guess
    And the fire in my heart came from ash and ember

    And every I step I take, got the devil to repay
    I'll never make it out alive, but I won't surrender
    Had to take it day by day, had to learn the hard way
    Like a phoenix rising up from ash and ember
    Ash and ember

    Am I reaching out for something that I can't grab
    Something infinitely splitting into two halves
    Is there something I forgot that I can't remember
    Am I swimming in a river that was manmade
    Demolishing a road that was just paved
    It's like trying to catch a junebug in late December

    Is it too late?
    It's never ending but nevertheless
    I'm the first one to second my guess
    And the fire in my heart came from ash and ember

    And every I step I take, got the devil to repay
    I'll never make it out alive, but I won't surrender
    Had to take it day by day, had to learn the hard way
    Like a phoenix rising up from ash and ember
    Ash and ember
    Ash and ember

    Have I climbed the ladder to the last rung
    Am I simply gonna finish where I started from
    Is the future just the past that I'll never outrun

    And every I step I take, got the devil to repay
    I'll never make it out alive, but I won't surrender
    Had to take it day by day, had to feel the heartbreak
    Like a phoenix I was born from ash and ember
    Ash and ember
    Ash and ember

    Am I stealing something I could borrow
    Is yesterday just waiting for tomorrow Writer/s: ROBERT MARVIN, KYLE MICHAEL SHEARER, DAN LAYUS
    Publisher: Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Warner Chappell Music, Inc., CONCORD MUSIC PUBLISHING LLC
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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