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Dead Gardens Lyrics

The story behind the painting I drew is already told
No more tearstains on the pages of my diary
Tired but unable to give up since I'm
Responsible for the lives I saved

The play is done
The curtain's down

All the tales are told
All the...

  1. anonymous
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    Mar 4th 2017 report

    This song was actually written when Tuomas Holopainen (lead songwriter of Nightwish) had a bout of writer's block! Lyrics such as "Time to lay this weary pen aside" and "No more tear stains on the pages of my diary" mean that Tuomas is done writing the song he had been struggling with.

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