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30 July 2006 @ 07:30 pm
Challenge 21: When the World Ends  
zenstate deserves the credit for this challenge's great lyrical prompt from the Dave Matthews Band, "When the World Ends". To enter, please comment with your icons and accompanying URLs for them to this post. Comments will be screened.

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Each icon must contain at least three words *directly quoted* from the song (this means you do not pick and choose or re-arrange the words to make new sentences). These words must be readable and not teeny tiny text. Remember we are also awarding an icon the title of 'best application' and to be eligible for that we have to be able to read what your icon says.

Deadline: Challenge 21 closes Wednesday, August 9 Sunday, August 13 @ 10 pm GMT (5 pm EST). Please feel free to promote the challenge around!

When the World Ends
Dave Matthews Band

When the world ends
Collect your things
You’re coming with me
When the world ends
You tuckle up yourself with me
Watch it as the stars disappear to nothing
The day the world is over
We’ll be lying in bed

I’m gonna rock you like a baby when the cities fall
We will rise as the building’s crumble
Float there and watch it all
Amidst the burning, we’ll be churning
You know, love will be our wings
The passion rises up from the ashes
When the world ends

When the world ends
You’re gonna come with me
We’re going to be crazy
Like a river bends
We’re going to float
Through the criss cross of the mountains
Watch them fade to nothing
When the world ends
You know that’s what’s happening now
I’m going to be there with you somehow, oh...

I’m going to tie you up like a baby in a carriage car
Your legs won’t work cause you want me so
You just lie spread to the wall
The love you got is surely
All the love that I would ever need
I’m going to take you by my side
And love you tall, ‘til the world ends

Oh, but don’t you worry about a thing
No, 'cause I got you here with me
Don’t you worry about a
Just you and me
Floating through the empty, empty
Just you and me
Oh, graces
Oh, grace

Oh, when the world ends
We’ll be burning one
When the world ends
We’ll be sweet makin love
Oh, you know when the world ends
I’m going to take you aside and say
Let’s watch it fade away, fade away
And the world’s done
Ours just begun
It's done
Ours just begun

We’re gonna dive into the emptiness
We'll be swimming
I’m going to walk you through the pathless roads
I’m going to take you to the top of the mountain that’s no longer there
I’m going to take you to bed and love you, I swear
Like the end is here

I’m going to take you up to
I’m going to take you down on you
I’m going to hold you like an angel, angel

I’m going to love you
I’m going to love you
When the world ends
I’m going to hold you
When the world is over
We’ll just be beginning...

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