Darkest Night

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It’s an awful night now it’s here
So much worse well than you feared
It’s so rich your mind plays tricks
You could out-nightmare life up to this

It’s a lullabye the creaking bed
The furnace sounds and shallow breathe
If we sleep perchance to dream
The life we built will rise again

She once kissed me to stop me speaking
I once held her to stop me shaking


from Every Bitter Thing, released November 18, 2011
Words and Music by Mark Messerly



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Messerly & Ewing Cincinnati, Ohio

When Mark Messerly and Brian Ewing went on hiatus, it wasn’t even official. Cincy band Wussy kept Messerly busy and Ewing had a similar schedule with Catalog Cowboys. But somehow they still found time to do acoustic gigs. In 2009, the pair resolved to celebrate their 15th year together by adding Sean Rhiney and Bill Donabedian as their backing band and turn up the volume. ... more

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