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Crack the shutters open wide... | by elliemcc11
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Crack the shutters open wide...

"You cool your bedwarm hands down

On the broken radiator


When you lay them freezing on me

I mumble can you wake me later


But I don't really want you to stop

And you know it so it doesn't stop you


You run your hands from my neck

To my chest


Crack the shutters open wide

I want to bathe you in the light of day


And just watch you as the rays

Tangle up around your face and body


I could sit here for hours

Finding new ways to be awed each minute


'Cause the daylight seems to want you

Just as much as I want you


Its been minutes Its been days,

I remember all I will remember


Happy lost in your hair

And the cold side of the pillow


Your hills and valleys

Are mapped by my intrepid fingers


And in a naked slumber

I dream all this again"


(Band: Snowpatrol, Album: A Hundred Millions Suns, Song: Crack the Shutters)

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Taken on April 14, 2011