Dyers Eve Lyrics

Metallica

credits


album: Track 9 in album …and Justice for All
release date: 1988-8-25
popularity : 30 users have visited this page.
length: 5:15
producer: Metallica and Flemming Rasmussen
drums: Lars Ulrich
lead vocals: James Hetfield
mixer: Michael Barbiero and Steve Thompson
engineer: Flemming Rasmussen
bass: Jason Newsted
guitar: James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett
composer: James Hetfield, Kirk Hammett, Lars Ulrich
lyricist: James Hetfield

Album Information

label: Vertigo
country(area): United States
format: CD
barcode: 042283606227
script: Latin

Cover Art

Metallica …and Justice for All cover art

Lyrics

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Dear Mother
Dear Father
What is this hell you have put me through
Believer
Deceiver
Day in day out live my life through you
Pushed onto me what's wrong or right
Hidden from this thing that they call life

Dear Mother
Dear Father
Every thought I'd think you'd disapprove
Curator
Dictator
Always censoring my every move
Children are seen but are not heard
Tear out everything inspired

Innocence
Torn from me without your shelter
Barred reality
I'm living blindly

Dear Mother
Dear Father
Time has frozen still what's left to be
Hear nothing
Say nothing
Cannot face the fact I think for me
No guarantee, it's life as is
But damn you for not giving me my chance

Dear Mother
Dear Father
You've clipped my wings before I learned to flyUnspoiled
Unspoken
I've outgrown that fucking lullaby
Same thing I've always heard from you
Do as I say not as I do

Innocence
Torn from me without your shelter
Barred reality
I'm living blindly

I'm in hell without you
Cannot cope without you two
Shocked at the world that I see
Innocent victim please rescue me

Dear Mother
Dear Father
Hidden in your world you've made for me
I'm seething
I'm bleeding
Ripping wounds in me that never heal
Undying spite I feel for you
Living out this hell you always knew

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Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Blackened
  • 2 …and Justice for All
  • 3 Eye of the Beholder
  • 4 One
  • 5 The Shortest Straw
  • 6 Harvester of Sorrow
  • 7 The Frayed Ends of Sanity
  • 8 To Live Is to Die
  • 9 Dyers Eve