<< June 2006 >>

Excuse me, are you lost? Perhaps you would care to visit the site map

thou mayest.


Would you like to comment on this entry?

"He who forgets, will be destined to remember..."

Death Cab for Cutie - What Sarah Said

And it came to me then, that every plan is a tiny prayer to Father Time..
As I stared at my shoes, in the ICU, that reeked of piss and 409.
And I rationed my breaths as I said to myself that I’ve already taken too much today, as each descending peak on the LCD took you a little farther away from me.

Away from me.

Amongst the vending machines and year-old magazines, in a place where we only say goodbye, it stung like a violent wind that our memories depend on a faulty camera in our minds.
And I knew that you were a truth I would rather lose, than to have never lain beside at all.
And I looked around at all the eyes on the ground, as the TV entertained itself.

‘Cause there's no comfort in the waiting room; ‘just nervous pacers bracing for bad news.
And then the nurse comes ‘round and everyone lifts their heads.
But I'm thinking of what Sarah said: that love is watching someone die.

So who’s gonna watch you die? ...

These lyrics are by Death Cab for Cutie, from What Sarah Said. Posted at 10:30pm on 6 June 2006.
Subscribe to XML comments feed for this article

If you don't have one (and would like one), get a Gravatar.

Add your comment here:

*Must click Preview first, and your comment will NOT go through until
you hit SUBMIT after previewing. (It's a spam-prevention thing.)
From here you may like to visit the archive, go home,
or page through other words entries: