Glimmer

from Into the Dark by The Restitution

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The shadows shutter, a glowing fracture marks their fabric
With flickering arms, She reaches against this crushing dark

But how long have I spent here, in the black
That my eyes can scarcely discern the undark
Down here, where cold is king

The pressure held my eyes closed
'Til sight was only myth
But Her song, so luminous
Still rings in my ears

Oh, how long have I spent here, in the silence
That my ears can scarcely hear the melody She sings

Her brilliance lost in broken synapse
Where shadow feeds on fear and fault
But can She break through the miles
Of death and gloom that keep me here?

Where cold and empty things
Take their fill of me
That grow and grow, as I
Continue forever in my subtraction

Her brilliance lost in broken synapse
Where shadow feeds on fear and fault
But can She break through the miles
Of death and gloom that keep me here

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from Into the Dark, released June 19, 2017

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The Restitution Los Angeles, California

The Restitution is an ambitious post-metal project based out of Los Angeles, California. Striving to stray from cliches and genre norms, the band aims that is intentional and diverse, drawing from an eclectic set of influences ranges from metal to synth wave to film scores. ... more

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