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My Dream's But A Drop of Fuel For A Nightmare Lyrics

Sonata Arctica - Unia


TypeAlbum (Studio full-length)
GenresProgressive Power Metal
Album rating :  81.1 / 100
Votes :  58
8. My Dream's But A Drop of Fuel For A Nightmare (6:13)
Track rating :  75 / 100       Votes :  2       [ ]
My Dream's But A Drop of Fuel For A Nightmare Lyrics
[Tony Kakko]

My painted face, I'm a clown,
and I'm laughing while my dream turns into a nightmare,
fade away, I'm asleep,
not too deep...

The walls of night have left me scarred
the broken glass I stepped on, twice.
the ardent spirits' rusty edge, decapitate me...

I can't sleep, fear darkness
go through the motions, did I fall asleep?
I'm bowling, the old nine pin, a sign unwanted...

Now I'm a target, I'm hot and frozen,
stormy rain I'm stuck in an elevator
wet from the muddy water,
breathing hot air, winds convey me...

the number talks and I cry in my own Hell....
Wide awake, I'm asleep, see a friend as a ghost

I'm skating with a seal,
the tarantula, the fly, the broken ring
the dusty little flea
an ugly giant, a disappointed child

here comes a rabid snake
the broken violin, a wild ballet
Shakespeare and company
refuse to kill the kitten scratching me...

I'm falling, I'm falling, I'm falling, I'm falling... - awake

You know, if you believe the dreams, the nightly visions, worlds entwined
then you also fear your shadow, paranoia, part two...

All the good things in my life dwell in my mind
Took a wrong lane, every day, I hear myself say
Sickening's this feeling, my life, my hopes, my dream's but a drop of fuel for a nightmare

they all turn out the same
My destiny, my flame
believing is control?
the painting comes alive,
takes me inside a world without a name, a place beyond compare

Believe the dreams that let you sleep
the broken glass you need to sweep
The book you read; if you found an explanation
to help you in any way,
you are your own prison.

Woke up today,
the good and the bad and the ugly dreams are gone
...jumped off the carousel
Submitted by level 17 이준기 (2011-05-21)
Sonata Arctica - Unia
Unia - Album Credits
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RankSong titleAlbum titleRatingVotes
1Sonata Arctica - Ecliptica FullMoon Ecliptica (1999) 98.115
2Sonata Arctica - Ecliptica Blank File Ecliptica (1999) 96.111
3Sonata Arctica - The Day of Grays Deathaura The Day of Grays (2009) 1001
4Sonata Arctica - The Day of Grays The Last Amazing Grays The Day of Grays (2009) 1001
5Sonata Arctica - The Ninth Hour White Pearl, Black Oceans (Part II: By the Grace of the Ocean) The Ninth Hour (2016) 1001
6Sonata Arctica - For the Sake of Revenge Don't Say A Word For the Sake of Revenge (2006)  [Live] 1001
7Sonata Arctica - For the Sake of Revenge The Cage For the Sake of Revenge (2006)  [Live] 1001
8Sonata Arctica - Live in Finland The Last Amazing Grays Live in Finland (2011)  [Live] 1001
9Sonata Arctica - Stones Grow Her Name I Have a Right Stones Grow Her Name (2012) 97.52
10Sonata Arctica - The Day of Grays Everything Fades to Gray (Instrumental) The Day of Grays (2009) 97.52
11Sonata Arctica - Ecliptica My Land Ecliptica (1999) 92.89
12Sonata Arctica - Unia Paid In Full Unia (2007) 954
13Sonata Arctica - Ecliptica Replica Ecliptica (1999) 92.29
14Sonata Arctica - Unia It Won't Fade Unia (2007) 953
15Sonata Arctica - Unia Caleb Unia (2007) 93.84
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