Aiden - Portrait Lyrics

Aiden Knives cover art
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I heard the sounds of what were laughter.
And expected the door to slam off the hinges.
The dark initiates my fear and I tell myself nothing can hurt me.
Nothing can hurt me.
The blanket weighs 300 pounds pinning me on my stomach.
Although my eyes are open, I see nothing but a spiraling glow
that radiates an alarm clock on a nightstand.
Hands are gripping me.
The sheets are twisted, I'm suffocating.
I smell nail polish.
I picture my mother out in the garden
on a spring day planting new strawberry seeds.
The earth aroma as she turns the soil lingers.
And I imagine my life as a princess.
Nothing can hurt me.
It's 5:47 a.m. and the sun looks as though
it's just about to defeat the night sky.
A battle between good and evil
that rages on through centuries unnoticed.
My night gawn is taggled above my hips.
I went to sleep with panties on and I smell blood.
My breasts are exposed and sore.
One of them has bite marks.
Blinding light from the bathroom crushes my eyes.
I try to stand up and the weight of the world buckles my knees.
Nothing can hurt me.
The dawn breaks and this veil I carry around for secrecy is about to melt.
Something inside my veins explode.
And I realize I'm not looking at a portrait now.
We are all living in it


Track Listing
CD 1
  • 1 Killing Machine
  • 2 Let the Right One In
  • 3 Scavengers of the Damned
  • 4 Elizabeth
  • 5 Crusifiction
  • 6 The Asylum
  • 7 Portrait
  • 8 Excommunicate
  • 9 King on Holiday
  • 10 Black Market Hell
  • Credits
    album: Track 7 in album Knives
    release date: 2009-5-12
    popularity : 38 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock
    styles: Punk/Hardcore
    length: 1:39
    Album Information
    label: Victory Records
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: CD
    barcode: 746105050426
    script: Latin