Stories Don't End

Album: Stories Don't End (2013)
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  • From the paper umbrellas in both of our drinks
    To the shadows that walk without us
    My account of the details is as clear as you'd think
    Kept up by friends that still ask about us

    If our lives were a movie, if our lives were a book
    It'd be longer than I'd recommend
    'Cause if you're telling a story, at some point you stop
    But stories don't end

    The remains of a person, the habits of a ghost
    You could still find in the places you used to
    Still reading off cue cards and raising a toast
    To the stories I still tell about you

    But the plot line wanders and versions change
    And I don't know where to quit

    If I tried to show every side of you through words of a song
    I'd say a fraction of what I'd intend
    'Cause if you're telling a story, at some point you stop
    But stories don't end

    The next time I see you and my conscience tells me
    That the episode has long since been closed
    But he's not the one that gets up every morning
    And wonders how long a memory keeps its pose
    And how much that the man beside you knows
    And how much of the toll it's taken shows

    Like a famous singer that lost his voice
    That we all still want to meet

    If our lives were a movie, if our lives were a book
    It'd be longer than I could defend
    'Cause if you're telling a story, at some point you stop
    But stories don't end
    Stories don't end

    They go on and on
    Just someone stops listening Writer/s: Taylor Goldsmith
    Publisher: Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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