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Fallen

You were the best one of the brightest stars,
Wonderful to behold (yes) lightning fast,
I was young and impressed with how you'd write psalms,
Charming design when rhymes possess righteous bars!
And so confident your competence was strong and
spread like a monument across continents,
Father loved you and hugged you with confidence
'Till you became arrogant with embarrassing consequence!
A born leader with musical duty
Praise and worship making verses for the uni,
You were beautiful Lucy
But we became concerned when you learned movements of cruelty!
Foolishly challenging rules carrying tools
dazzling jewels like you were shooting a movie,
But you were mad and confused with vanity too
Bad news damaging views loosing your beauty!

CHORUS
You know I loved you
Now its all changed
You became ugly the day you brought pain
Those thoughts you wrought that made you talk strange
(You didn't call for help - self ordained!) x2
(A fallen angel unable to see the LORD reigns)

I remember the day you became jealous,
I remember the way in which you came to tell us,
That there were new members/ new agendas
That were brought into the family insanity flamed the embers!
You never trusted Dad
"he must be mad to snatch up all those orphans just because of the love He had"
The way you rushed in to grab your cutlass fast
without caution warning us all you were sure they must be bad!
Then you found out they shared the same genetics,
It made you possessive and jealous vain and reckless,
Then your loud mouth tried to change the message
to claim the blessing stressing His brains infected!
You couldn't step into His presence
And yet you say you possessed the same essence waving weapons
Expressing your anger getting defensive
I prayed you'd repent but instead you rebelled and made an exit!

CHORUS

Now your roaming the land growing demands
Dicing with vices price is gold in advance
Souls in a trance and the only command
is life for a life sacrifices showing the plan!
Devising schemes of supreme sizes
with complex designs where objects freeze inside it,
Inticing human beings to leave the righteous
life provided by Elohim Almighty!
You hated the kids made in His image
Now your taking 'em in making 'em sin breaking the limits,
Your just a snake in a ditch aching to finish
every victim who trips into traps you laid for living spirits!
there was a perfect man humans confirm
who was crucified but then rose from the tomb observe
I can't wait for Y'shua to return
Very soon in the future we'll see Lucifer burn

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from Parables of Pythagoras, released November 1, 2016
Produced by Dsipl
Sample - John Milton: Paradise Lost

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From Birmingham UK comes a style that is unorthodox. The Mantis is a beast on the mic Preying on beats...at the same time Praying for peace. The Praying Mantis is also a kung fu style designed, not just to absorb enormous impact, but also to repel it. Now a part of changethetape.bandcamp.com ... more

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