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The X Aspect Lyrics and Listening

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The Astonishing

(2016)
TypeAlbum (Studio full-length)
GenresProgressive Metal, Rock Opera
Album rating :  79.4 / 100
Votes :  77
Lyrics > D > Dream Theater Lyrics (154) > The Astonishing Lyrics (34) > The X Aspect Lyrics
18. The X Aspect (4:13)
Track rating :  82.2 / 100       Votes :  9       [ ]
The X Aspect Lyrics
INT. HOME OF ARHYS AND XANDER – NIGHT

[Arhys]
Betrayed my blood
To save my son
A hopeless choice to make

But who am I
If not the one
Who’s meant to keep him safe?
Is trust and loyalty still justified,
If I deny him of a better life?

Gabriel
Has always been
The strength I call upon
But nothing breaks
A father’s will
To do what must be done

Should I turn my back on him?
Abandon all our plans for revolution?
Will hope and freedom die by morning light?

Evangeline
I swore to you
To love and guide our son

Destiny
Has shown its face
And now the time has come

Desperation blinds me
And through these bloodstained eyes I see the light
A better life is worth this sacrifice
Submitted by level 9 Sperism (2016-01-30)       Last modified by level 9 Sperism (2016-01-30)
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