Aspirations Lyrics

Between the Buried and Me


publisher: ©OBO APRA/AMCOS
album: Track 13 in album Between the Buried and Me
release date: 2002-4-30
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length: 6:34

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Untried and untested,
One fits nowhere but here in anonymity.
There is no birthright - no innate guidance.
No direction or destination is handed down.
Shackles are the one thing free for all.

Dead ends and dead lives abound here,
and failure obscures all but the immediate.
Sweet dreams fall from reach here;
fade from existence - fade from sight.
They merge with the black in decay and neglect.

The surroundings here are sparse and desolate,
and life here is grief,
but the path leading here is short and simple-
it is so like these aspirations.

There's a better way, that we've made
We can all make this change
There's a better way

Better ways and better times are bitter memories.
Lost lives live here without inspiration or desire.
Here is the lowest of places,
but do not despair.

Track Listing

  • 1 More of Myself to Kill
  • 2 Arsonist
  • 3 Aspirations
  • 4 What We Have Become
  • 5 Fire for a Dry Mouth
  • 6 Naked by the Computer
  • 7 Use of a Weapon
  • 8 Shevanel Cut a Flip