"Writing on the Walls" is a song by American post-hardcore band Underoath. The song was released as the first single from their fifth album Define the Great Line and is the ninth track on the album. The song was nominated for a Grammy Award as "Best Short Form Music Video" in 2007. Meaning: The meaning of the song, Chamberlain says, is about the death of a close friend and former roommate of the vocalist, who died by overdosing on drugs.
Why dont we
Sit right here for half an hour
We'll speak of what a waste I am