Roots and Branches (Meant To Be Alone)

Clouded (Atmosphere Edition), This Wild Life

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Vocals, Guitar: Kevin Jordan
Guitar: Anthony Del Grosso
Lyrics

We lay on our backs out on the front yard
Holding your right hand, I say life’s been so hard
The shade of the tree we planted
It grew strong with roots and branches
But it’s just not ours anymore
We build these walls high, they blend into the sky
Thick skin and bones defend us from outside
The way we lost it all, I think it made you strong
But I don’t feel that anymore

I feel nothing at all, yeah I trip and I fall
Running straight into walls while you’re suffering withdrawals
When will I ever get a better hand?
I am losing my hope and it hurts in my throat
Have my back to the coast at the end of my rope
Oh, will I ever be a better man?

Am I meant to be alone?

We lay on our backs on the hood of my car
Holding my right hand, you point out the North Star
Show me the way ahead, guide me with light I said
Cause I can’t see straight anymore
Everyone left me all at once then
Honestly, I couldn’t even blame them
I’ve been a shitty friend
I don’t know where you went
I just can’t handle any more

I feel nothing at all, yeah I trip and I fall
Running straight into walls while you’re suffering withdrawals
When will I ever get a better hand?
I am losing my hope and it hurts in my throat
Have my back to the coast at the end of my rope
Oh, will I ever be a better man?

Am I meant to be alone?

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  1. 5.23.2020
    Leeds, United Kingdom
    Slam Dunk Festival
  2. 5.24.2020
    Hatfield, United Kingdom
    Hatfield Park
  3. 6.3.2020
    San Antonio, TX
    Paper Tiger
  4. 6.6.2020
    Orlando, FL
    The Abbey
  5. 6.10.2020
    Allston, MA
    Brighton Music Hall

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@thiswildlife

Front to Back. Playing our first album Clouded & our newest record Petaluma in their entirety in some of our favori… https://t.co/9PrAyxOg3y

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@thiswildlife

Are you settling down or just settling?

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@thiswildlife

Happy Valentine's Day! The new tan "Hands" Pullover is available now at https://t.co/81EexUirnQ. Buy it for someone… https://t.co/FQdoTsg7os

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@thiswildlife

Just in time for Valentine's Day, we'll be releasing this new hoodie tomorrow at 10am EST! https://t.co/FdnE94o5VA

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Shout out to Pub Rock in Scottsdale, AZ. Congrats on the big win.

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