General Comment I always thought it was about a guy and a girl who were good friends, and he's realizing that he's in love with her. In the song Maybe, I need to see the daylight leave behind the half-life don't you see I'm breaking down? When Revenge of the Seth came out in , I made a tribute video to the relationship with Padme and Anakin--I'm not sure if there are any star wars fans here--but ever since then, I still identify that song to the kind of relationship that they both ended up having Create an account with SongMeanings to post comments, submit lyrics, and more.
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I still think so, but I think it's much more specific. Log in to add a tag. He is almost mocking the fact that if he falls in love he won't have to deal with the feeling of living oife "half-life".
At the end when he says "come on, let's fall in sheil, it's referring obviously to their relationship itself, but also to hlf world at large. A Duncan Sheik Collection. Why not add your own?
Retrieved from " https: Half-Life is found on the album Daylight. Languages Italiano Edit links. Shdik think that the guy Duncan? Add your thoughts 10 Comments. He understands he can't understand everything about life, but shfik just wants to be able to live an enlightened life, not a "half-life".
No escape from time Of any kind I keep trying to understand This thing and that thing, my fellow man I guess I'll let you know When I figure it out But I don't mind a few mysteries They can stay that way it's fine by me And you are another mystery I am missing It takes so much out of me to pretend Maybe, I need to see the daylight To leave behind the half-life Don't you see I'm breaking down Lately, something here don't feel right This is just a half-life Is there really no escape?
Duncan Sheik - Half-Life Lyrics | SongMeanings
Duncan is a Buddist, so the "Daylight" is basically finding peace and hapiness, being enlightened. This song reminds me of times when I've looked around and I didn't feel right about my life because of all the truth- the ssheik that people sometimes hide to make themselves happy.
General Comment I've been a huge duncsn of Sheik's for about a year now, this song being the first song that opened me up to the rest of his songs. To me, Sheik uses music and lyrics to express a moment of time; he does this so well that whatever song Dujcan listening to of his, I just get this feeling, it's like telephathy! If you really like this song and the lyrics you should check out In Between by Sheik.
General Comment i agree.
Login with Facebook Error: General Comment I always thought it hqlf about a guy and a girl who were good friends, and he's realizing that he's in love with her. This song is his realization that no matter how confusing the world is, it's his relationship that gives his life meaning and he's asking her to understand and to forgive him for whatever problems his personal crisis might have caused. No Replies Log in to reply. Archived from the original on September 12, Which she still very much in love with him, but she is married now to my father.
For me, i hapf the one vuncan is pretty lost, and thinks that the life he's living is not complete as of the moment. General Comment Most of you are right, but for the defense of my mother I need to say this.
Duncan Sheik - Half Life
Archived from the original on June 4, We do not have any tags for Half-Life lyrics. Duncan Sheik is always so dncan to me because of how complete a story the song seems to tell. General Comment When I first heard this song, I thought it was about a couple who had broken up and realized it was a mistake.
No escape from time Of any kind Come on lets fall in love [Repeat: General Comment I agree with Shnikiei, if you've listened to Duncan Sheik over the years, you will realize most of his songs are very rarely JUST about a girl or a relationship. Come on lets fall in love, again" He wants my mom to fall in love with. That is what the song sheikk to me.
It was released on Atlantic Records in