I See Everything

La Dispute

FAVORITE (1 fan)

La Dispute

La Dispute is a five piece band from Grand Rapids, Michigan that formed in 2004. La Dispute consists of lead vocalist Jordan Dreyer, drummer Brad Vander Lugt, guitarists Chad Sterenberg and Kevin Whittemore and bass guitarist Adam Vass. They currently distribute their albums internationally through No Sleep Records. more »


Year:
2011
2 Views

 Become A Better Singer In Only 30 Days, With Easy Video Lessons!

Like any morning of my junior year I stumble in the classroom late but this day I see
Faces, I feel an air like a funeral, like a wake, as I sit dow.
My teacher speaking, somewhat somberly, but still confident and calm.
Part eulogy, her speech, and part poem, part celebration song.
Her warmth and smile, she passes photocopies out to us of entries from a journal
Kept so long ago. she starts to read and suddenly it's 1980.

March 5—the cancer is furious but our son is resilient, we have all the faith we'll get through this no matter what the end. treatments are violent but he keeps on smiling. it's amazing finding joy in the little things.

April 12—andrew's appetites improved and we thank god everyday. but still it's hard sometimes to see him in that scarecrow frame.

July 9—there's a suffering when I look in his eyes. he's been through so much. we've all been through so much but what incredible resolve our little boy shows, only 7, standing face to face with death. he said it's easy to find people who have suffered worse than him. "like jesus, suffered worse than anyone," he told me last night, "when god abandoned him."

September 20—we've been playing in the yard lately and spirits are high although his blood counts aren't.

October 14—he feels tired all the time.

November 30—at the hospital again. it feels like home when we're here.

December 8—he's getting worse.

January 19—we buried our son today, our youngest child, and while his death was ugly we must not let it scare us from god. abundant grace has restored him. a brand new body. and set him free from the torture, finally rid of the cancer. before the moment he left he briefly wrested from death, suddenly opened his eyes, said,
"I see everything. I see everything."

And I will never forget it, the peace and the comfort you displayed through a pain that I can only imagine. the loss of a child to the torture of cancer. help me. because I can only imagine how you recovered, kept your faith and held the brightness of life inside the smile of a child you had to bury. and I will never forget him or your steadfast faith. no, I will never forget you. now six or seven years later, I'm devoid of all faith. I am empty of comfort and I am weary of waiting. though I've felt nowhere what you have, I see nothing at all. though I've felt nowhere what he did, my eyes are closed.

 Watch: New Singing Lesson Videos Can Make Anyone A Great Singer

Written by: JORDAN LEE DREYER, CHAD WILLIAM STERENBERG, BRADLEY RYEN VANDER LUGT, ADAM DAVID VASS, KEVIN SCOTT WHITTEMORE, BRADLEY RYAN VANDER LUGT, KEVIN SCOTT WHITTEMORE

Lyrics © Songtrust Ave

Lyrics Licensed & Provided by LyricFind

Discuss the I See Everything Lyrics with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add these lyrics to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "I See Everything Lyrics." Lyrics.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 1 Dec. 2021. <https://www.lyrics.com/lyric/24436029/La+Dispute>.

    Missing lyrics by La Dispute?

    Know any other songs by La Dispute? Don't keep it to yourself!

    Watch the song video

    I See Everything

    275.1K
    2,406     50

    Browse Lyrics.com

    Our awesome collection of

    Promoted Songs

    »

    Quiz

    Are you a music master?

    »
    "Still Into You" is a 2013 biggest hit single for which band?
    • A. Paramore
    • B. Echosmith
    • C. Chairlift
    • D. MisterWaves

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant explanation for any lyrics that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant explanation for any acronym or abbreviation that hits you anywhere on the web!

    La Dispute tracks

    On Radio Right Now

    Loading...

    Powered by OnRad.io


    Think you know music? Test your MusicIQ here!

    Movies in which is played

    I See Everything

    »
    • Sherlock Holmes A Game of Shadows