THREE and a HALF

 Written by Michael Castillo

Who are you? And what have you done with me?

The flame in your eyes!  It spreads through my mind like a disease.

Who are you?  How far are you taking me?

The temptation is there, I’m already scared and on my knees.

CHORUS

Three and a half moments ago, I tried to tell myself what nobody knows.

The knowledge I’ve gained, living through pain…take me away…

 

The memories, the memories of childhood come back to me…

The pleasant scene, of mother and my father taking care of me…

Amazingly, devastating things can happen suddenly…

It hurts you see, to have something so wonderful taken from me…

 

Three and a half moments ago, I tried to tell myself what only I know!

And those who might say, “I feel your pain”… just take me away…just take me away!

 

Right before she closed her eyes, she took my hand, and held it tight…

She looked into my weary face and said with grace…

“Your father would be proud of you, as am I.”

And then she closed her eyes…