The Wrong Way

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Go on, go on take this the wrong way
Go on, go on take this the wrong way

In the darkest night, with a cold kiss goodnight
There are things we should say, but we're both too afraid
Afraid of the questions, afraid of the answers


Well now you lie beside me, with the miles between us
Well we could just give up, it would be so easy
Easier than what's coming, easier than the pain


In the deep, dark, forest, echo bedroom sighs
Trying to turn back hate 's like trying to turn back time
Time for the future, time for the past



from The Wrong Way, released November 18, 1996
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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