In Mist She Was Standing Lyrics

Opeth


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Mikael Lars Akerfeldt, Sven Peter Malcolm Lindgren
album: Track 1 in album Orchid
release date: 1995-5-15
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length: 14:10
percussion: Anders Nordin
acoustic guitar: Mikael Åkerfeldt, Peter Lindgren
electric guitar: Mikael Åkerfeldt, Peter Lindgren
drums: Anders Nordin
lead vocals: Mikael Åkerfeldt

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Seven milestones...
Under a watching autumn eye
Contorted trees are spreading forth
The message of the wind

With frozen hands I rode with the stars
With anger the wind blew
Giving wings to my stallion
Clouds gathered across the moon
Blazing, the white light

Passing the lake I know so well
I am near, yet so far away

Arrival...
I saw her shadow (standing) in the darkness
Awaiting me like the night
Awaits the day
Standing silent smiling at my presence
A black candle holds the only light

Darkness encloses
And the candle seems to expire
In her cold, cold hand
And as a forlorn soul
It will fade away

Touching her flesh in this night
My blood froze forever
Embraced before the dawn
A kiss brought total eclipse

And she spoke
Once and forever
I am sol cold
In mist enrobed the twilight
She was standing...

Track Listing

  • 1 In Mist She Was Standing
  • 2 Under the Weeping Moon
  • 3 Silhouette
  • 4 Forest of October
  • 5 The Twilight Is My Robe
  • 6 Requiem
  • 7 The Apostle in Triumph