Before You Met Me

I sit here listening

To the sound of your voice

I will never worry

I have no choice

Part of me can’t believe its true

But all the rest of me knows

Its always been you

 

You waiting while I slid through my tunnel

Of struggle and darkness mottled with light

Me praying while I was never sure

That you would be there when I stood upright

I hoped for safety

I wanted to die

I hoped for freedom

I wanted to fly

 

 

You charged for mercy

Through all of your pain

You begged for freedom

And that’s when i came

We looked at each other and turned within

Would I be safe if I gave up my plans

To be united

With this one true man

 

Would you be free if tied to me

Would you be stilled by my soul that is free

I think you knew but weren’t sure

But you decided to walk through the door

And now we are here where we wished to be

My love eternal because I am safe and free

And you forget where you were going

Before you met me

 

Chorus

Before you met me I was cautious but sure

Of the mystical world that I had been searching for

Before you met me you were scared and alone

Trapped in a life that was not your own

We waited for something that would allow us to breathe

Something to give our hearts relief

We were set free

But that’s not how it was before you met me

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s