Actor | Observer - Northern Skin Lyrics




You see me for so much more
Than I could ever see within myself
Spent so much time in bed
Reaching for a turned back
That it became the norm
The coldest shoulders
Had made my skin go numb
Until I felt your warmth
I was burned at the touch
But from that pain comes thaw
A part of me is waking up

You found me just as I was shutting down
My love was buried in the frozen ground
Shake the dirt and the ice
I felt so cast aside
A discarded device
But it wasn't til I saw your eyes
Looking into mine
That I broke down
That I realized

How much I had hurt
Covered in the dirt
Hardened in the cold
My heart was put on hold

So this is what it means
To finally be seen
To be brought to my knees
But never have to plead

My lips utter the phrase
"It's just serendipity"
But this was no mistake
We're right where we should be

I'm sorry, it's just not what I'm used to
After all those years trying
To be of some use to
Someone who never needed me
Someone who never needed what I was
So I learned to live with it
Until your fingers found my skin
Burning me like medicine
Showing me what I've been missing
No apprehension
We just fell into it





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Actor | Observer Northern Skin Comments
  1. dev

    Ok underoath

  2. Mind. Art. Creativity.

    Damn, I love this band! This just speaks to me on a musical and a cinematic approach.

  3. William Kenney

    So happy to find this! Love everything in hearing, can't wait for more! Northern love for A|O!

  4. Nick Najduk

    Woah. Thank you Arrowhead for leading me here. Awesome stuff guys!

  5. Ship For Hopeless

    Such a powerful song and band. These guys can’t do wrong. Sadly they’re not as known as they should be. The world is missing on something special.

  6. Kate Rancka

    Incredible.

  7. Tom Cifello

    This makes me so happy. AO forever

  8. William Kenney

    Fucking amazing!

  9. Andrew Hall

    Not necessarily my cup of tea, but lyrics are super well written about a topic that could be overlooked as "more of the same". Keep working hard, bravo guys!

  10. Joe Mazzola

    Leaving a comment to support my bois, the song and vid are both dope!

  11. Ryan Kanner

    More people need to know about this band... They're dope.

  12. Brian Marquis

    love the song, video has a great vibe. well done boys!