Playing Human

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Veins

The blood that flows through my veins

That heats me up in pouring rains

And gives me strength when my bones are failing

Is the blood of the heroes who have come before me

The blood of the weak with strength in their souls

Who lived on the street in the heat and the cold

Who had courage, were brave

Till their very grave

When they traded their scars

For the light of the stars

And they traded their sorrow

For a happy tomorrow

And they traded their life

For the love of the Christ

Oh how I oh so long to know

What those heroes were like so long ago

To taste their hurt and feel their pain

With the blood of the warriors that flows through my veins

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