Forgiven

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Relient K

Relient K (/rɨˈlaɪ.ɨnt ˈkeɪ/) is an American rock band formed in 1998 in Canton, Ohio, by Matt Thiessen, Brian Pittman, and Matt Hoopes during the band's junior year in high school and their time at Malone University. The band is named after guitarist Hoopes' automobile, a Plymouth Reliant K … more »

Oh yes, I know this tension that you speak of
We're in the palm of a hand, making a fist
It'd be best for one of us to speak up
But we prefer to pretend it does not exist 

And you can't see past the blood on my hands 
To see that you've been aptly damned to fail and fail again 

'Cause we're all guilty of the same things 
We think the thoughts, whether or not we see them through 
And I know that I have been forgiven 
And I just hope you can forgive me too

So don't you dare blame me
For prying open the door
That's unleashed the bitterness 
That's here in the midst of this
 Sometimes we live for no one but ourselves 

And what we've been striving for
Has turned into nothing more
Than bodies, limp on the floor  Victims of falling short
We kiss goodbye, the cheek of our true love

And you can't see past the blood on my hands 
To see that you've been aptly damned to fail and fail again 

'Cause we're all guilty of the same things 
We think the thoughts, whether or not we see them through 
And I know that I have been forgiven 
And I just hope you can forgive me too, you can forgive me too

And you can't see past the blood on my hands 
To see that you've been aptly damned to fail and fail again 

'Cause we're all guilty of the same things 
We think the thoughts, whether or not we see them through 
And I know that I have been forgiven 
And I just hope you can forgive me too

You can forgive me too, you can forgive me too
You can forgive me, can forgive me
Can forgive me, can forgive me too

Written by: MATTHEW THIESSEN

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

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