Figures Bathed In Light

from by Christian House Party

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I shouldn’t be here, I feel so ugly
My skin doesn’t fit
Surrounded still I feel alone
Nothing to calm my nerves
I wish that I could go
I with that they would go

The fragile statues, they whisper secrets
I try to listen
A stranger in a strangers land
No one to take my hand
The walls are closing in
My eyes are closing

I cover my eyes, I close them tight and count to ten
The fear in my heart won’t suffer silent anymore
I light the candles, offer my prayers to the wind
My fingers tremble, a loss for words once again

Those figures bathed in light
Dancing and unaware
Their beauty tortures me
I can not help but stare
Please take me in
Make me one like you
I offer you my soul
There's nothing I won’t do

A curtain of lies, I’m not the man you think I am
I’m wasting your time, and such a shame it can’t be helped
Don’t turn the lights down and tell me everythings okay
I know what I say, it doesn’t matter what you say

Cedar scented, an offering to the sky
Cloaked in nostalgia, I can not help but wonder why
It's never so dark, for me to hide what I am
And in this garden my very presence is a sin

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from Night Dance (demo), released April 21, 2017

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Christian House Party Missouri

Christian House Party is a Goth/Deathrock band from Los Angeles CA which seeks to push the blackwave sound even further by combining the rich
atmosphere of black metal with the Icy, reverb drenched sound of early post-punk. With a diverse blend of influences and a propensity towards the theatrical Christian House Party is crafting songs to soundtrack your next lonely walk after midnight.
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