How It Ends lyrics

- Big Fish
Album lyrics:
  1. Act 1
  2. Prologue
  3. Be the Hero
  4. The Witch
  5. Take Another Look 
  6. Stranger
  7. Two Men in My Life
  8. Ashton's Favorite Son 
  9. Out There on the Road
  10. Little Lamb from Alabama 
  11. Time Stops Time Stops Video
  12. Closer to Her Closer to Her Video
  13. Daffodils Daffodils Video
  14. Act 2
  15. Red, White and True 
  16. Fight the Dragons Fight the Dragons Video
  17. Showdown Showdown Video
  18. I Don't Need a Roof I Don't Need a Roof Video
  19. Start Over 
  20. What's Next
  21. How It Ends
  22. The Procession 
  23. Be the Hero (Reprise) 

How It Ends lyrics

How It Ends

EDWARD

I've seen this all before
When I was just a child
I met a witch who took a bow
And showed me how it ended
We stood here on the shore
The air was sweet and mild
With disbelief
Implausibly suspended

And in my child's imagination
I remember you
Though I didn't know
If we were foes or friends
But now you're standing here
I see the vision coming clear
I know exactly how this ends

It ends with you
It ends with me
It ends the way a story's ending
Is supposed to be
A bit insane
A touch of pane
Adeptly told
Yet uncontrolled

It ends with faith
It ends with love
It ends with water in the river
And the sun above
Part epic tale
Part fire sale
But all sincere
And standing here

I know I wasn't perfect
I know my life was small
I know that I pretended that
I knew it all
But when you tell my story
And I hope somebody does
Remember me as something
Bigger than I was

It ends with sons
It ends with wives
It ends with knowing
When the pavement bends
We find our lives
So let it come
And let me go
Show me the waves
And let them flow
It all ends well
This much I know
Last Update: November, 28th 2014


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