The Fall of Icarus
     

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The fall from flight. Flying too high..... can get you burned.

The Fall of Icarus

Backstory: Icarus was the son of the famous craftsman Daedalus in Greek mythology. ... However, Icarus soon forgot his father's warnings, and started flying higher and higher, until the wax started melting under the scorching sun. His wings dissolved and he fell into the sea and drowned.

In a land far away

In a land far away Where hopes ache needing to soar

In a land far away Where hopes ache needing to soar A symphony awakes

In a land far away Where hopes ache needing to soar A symphony awakes as gentle as a hush they swore

In a land far away Where hopes ache needing to soar A symphony awakes as gentle as a hush they swore They want to run away

In a land far away Where hopes ache needing to soar A symphony awakes as gentle as a hush they swore They want to run away RUN

In a land far away Where hopes ache needing to soar A symphony awakes as gentle as a hush they swore They want to run away RUN AWAY

In a land far away Where hopes ache needing to soar A symphony awakes as gentle as a hush they swore They want to run away RUN AWAY FROM

In a land far away Where hopes ache needing to soar A symphony awakes as gentle as a hush they swore They want to run away RUN AWAY FROM THE

In a land far away Where hopes ache needing to soar A symphony awakes as gentle as a hush they swore They want to run away RUN AWAY FROM THE MONSTERS

From the horned monster that snarls

From the horned monster that snarls The

From the horned monster that snarls The one

From the horned monster that snarls The one that

From the horned monster that snarls The one that tears

From the horned monster that snarls The one that tears skin

From the horned monster that snarls The one that tears skin as

From the horned monster that snarls The one that tears skin as flesh

From the horned monster that snarls The one that tears skin as flesh it

From the horned monster that snarls The one that tears skin as flesh it devours

From the horned monster that snarls The one that tears skin as flesh it devours A father and a son

From the horned monster that snarls The one that tears skin as flesh it devours A father and a son O

From the horned monster that snarls The one that tears skin as flesh it devours A father and a son O N

From the horned monster that snarls The one that tears skin as flesh it devours A father and a son O N E

From the horned monster that snarls The one that tears skin as flesh it devours A father and a son O N E H

From the horned monster that snarls The one that tears skin as flesh it devours A father and a son O N E H O

From the horned monster that snarls The one that tears skin as flesh it devours A father and a son O N E H O P

From the horned monster that snarls The one that tears skin as flesh it devours A father and a son O N E H O P E

One hope lost forever

One hope lost forever In an idea that

One hope lost forever In an idea that cost

One hope lost forever In an idea that cost him

One hope lost forever In an idea that cost him dearly

One hope lost forever In an idea that cost him dearly A son lost

One hope lost forever In an idea that cost him dearly A son lost Trying to fly

One hope lost forever In an idea that cost him dearly A son lost Trying to fly Yet he sunk and in the deep waters he

One hope lost forever In an idea that cost him dearly A son lost Trying to fly Yet he sunk and in the deep waters he D I E D

His wings

His wings M E L T E D

His wings M E L T E D AND THEY

His wings M E L T E D AND THEY K

His wings M E L T E D AND THEY K I

His wings M E L T E D AND THEY K I L

His wings M E L T E D AND THEY K I L L

His wings M E L T E D AND THEY K I L L E

His wings M E L T E D AND THEY K I L L E D

His wings M E L T E D AND THEY K I L L E D him off

His wings M E L T E D AND THEY K I L L E D him off Just like that

His wings M E L T E D AND THEY K I L L E D him off Just like that and his heart beat went flat

Melted wings

Melted wings Melted hopes

Melted wings Melted hopes Melted dreams

Melted wings Melted hopes Melted dreams And empty held ropes

In the hands of a sobbing father

In the hands of a sobbing father S C R E A M I N G

In the hands of a sobbing father S C R E A M I N G for his son

In the hands of a sobbing father S C R E A M I N G for his son A child whose journey ended before it had even begun

A lesson about balance,

A lesson about balance, Balance with your ego

A lesson about balance, Balance with your ego And your gifts

A lesson about balance, Balance with your ego And your gifts However good you are at something

A lesson about balance, Balance with your ego And your gifts However good you are at something You can always find people who can outsmart your wits

A man's hope to escape succeeded

A man's hope to escape succeeded He escaped his beasts

A man's hope to escape succeeded He escaped his beasts However the price was too high

A man's hope to escape succeeded He escaped his beasts However the price was too high As son and father tried to fly east

A father with constant scars, aches and cuts

All because of the fall of Icarus

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