Album: Swan Songs (2008)
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  • Let's watch it burn
    Let's watch it burn
    Let's watch this city burn the world

    Let's watch this city burn
    From the sky lies the top the world
    Til there's nothing left of her
    Let's watch this city burn the world

    Body doused in ash
    With two empty cans of gas
    The only evidence they have
    Is the police sketch of my mask
    And its hardly time to ask
    If you can save my heart for last

    And its hard to face the facts
    When the darkness fades to black
    It's not just make believe
    When they make me take a seat
    And they put amphetamines
    In the air and make me breathe

    So come on and grab your children
    Look out for burning buildings
    And villains who pillage
    They're killing by the millions
    And billions of people die
    For a lost cause

    So now I pray for my nation
    That's destroyed under god

    (It's the end of the world)
    All my battles have been won
    But the war has just begun

    Let's watch this city burn
    From the sky over top the world
    Till there's nothing left in her
    Let's watch the city burn away

    The city looks so pretty
    Do you wanna burn it with me?
    Till the skies bleed ashes
    And the fuckin' sky crashes

    We make ashes just with matches
    To ignite the flame
    And all the hopes of the youth
    Deemed fuckin' insane

    Take the pill
    And go get drunk
    And go get killed
    Double dose
    As in life as in death
    Breathing till there is no breath

    I will not die in the night but in the light
    Of the sun and the ashes
    Of this world in my lungs

    But who am I to say
    Lets all just run away
    Go grab your friends and pray
    We're gonna rule the world today

    (It's the end of the world)
    It's the end of the earth
    We've been done since our birth

    Let's watch this city burn
    From the sky over top the world
    Till there's nothing left in her
    Let's watch the city burn the world

    (Let's watch it burn) [Repeat: x2]
    The city looks so pretty
    Do you wanna burn it with me?
    The city looks so pretty
    Do you wanna burn it with me?
    The city looks so pretty
    Do you wanna burn it with me?

    We use the trees as torches
    (Do you wanna burn it with me?)
    Dot the streets with corpses
    (Do you wanna burn it with me?)
    We watch the city fuckin bleed
    (Do you wanna burn it with me?)
    And Bring the world to its knees
    (Do you wanna burn it with me?)

    Let's watch this city burn
    From the sky over top the world
    Til there's nothing left in her
    Let's watch this city burn the world
    Let's watch this city burn
    From the sky over top the world
    Til there's nothing left in her
    Let's watch this city burn the world

    Let's watch it burn
    Let's watch it burn
    Let's watch this city burn the world Writer/s: ARON ERLICHMAN, GEORGE ARTHUR RAGAN, JORDON KRISTOPHER TERRELL
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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  • Dizzy from WiWhat's wrong with it?
  • Daniel from Visalia, Cathis song is badA
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