"Finding Me" as written by and Matthew B. Scannell....
I don't think you notice
When you see my face
I guess you're waiting
To spin me around again

Wheels I guess are turning
Somewhere inside my head
I know that this is
Deeper than you get

But you're coming back again
You don't mean to waste my time
But you're coming back so

[Chorus]
Don't tell me
How to be
'Cause I like some suffering
Don't ask me
What I need
I'm just fine
Here finding me
Me

I've already given
Up on getting through
I never question
Who I'm talking to

Oh so much for nothing
But nothing means so much
I know it's touching
But I've been out of touch

And it's all that I can do
I'm a sight for my sore eyes
But it's all I am so

[Chorus]

I don't think you notice
When I can't reach out
I guess you're waiting
On somebody else again

Oh so much for talking
It's all been said before
I'm hearing something
But I wish you'd just say more

But you're going off again
When I try to just hold on
But you're going off so

[Chorus]


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"Finding Me" as written by Matthew B. Scannell Matt Scannell

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    General CommentI love this song!
    messymiss9on April 25, 2002   Link
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    General Comment"Im a sight for my sore eyes" gets to me a lot. we are all that weve got. This song reminds me of people that piss me off that think they know whats good for you but they dont only you do. so when I hear it thats what I think about..
    garbojenon May 30, 2002   Link
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    General CommentThis song means a LOT to me because I can relate to it completely. I think it's about a relationship that's falling apart. It perfectly describes a relationship I was in once. My boyfriend completely ignored me, he didn't even notice he was doing it, and he was always waiting on someone else, and making fun of me even but he never realized how much I was taking it to heart. "But you're coming back again... You don't mean to waste my time..." DESPITE what an ass the person's girlfriend is, he can't let go of the relationship, he doesn't really want to blame her and says it's not her fault, she doesn't mean it.

    And then the chorus is what the person is feeling but can't say. They don't want this person to try to tell them what to do or explain things to them because she has absolutely no idea what's really going on with him. He is going through things that person can't relate to at all and is trying to find himself and doesn't need her help. This is "deeper than you get", the girlfriend/partner is happy and simple and doesn't understand this suffering or searchign or any of it.

    Then the next verse... He's given up on it completely now, the person just doesn't get it. He just goes around talking to people now, and it doesn't really matter who. "So much for nothing, but nothing means so much", they're never seeing eachother, never talking, never doing anything, there's nothing. And this nothing means so much, it's horrible.

    Then, again, she doens't pick up on what he's going through. She doesn't notice when he's trying to reach out and tell her but can't, she's just off having fun with other people. Talking to her is stupid, it's all been said before. Now, they're talking again, he's hearing something, but he wishes she'd just say more.... She's not on the same level as him. It's going off again, the relationship is falling apart. He's trying to just hold on, but she's going off in his mind, going down... it's got to end.

    This song is word for word what my boyfriend Max was like. It's kinda shocking how much it describes it.
    narsilon June 17, 2002   Link
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    General Commenti absolutely agree with garbojen on how ppl think they know what's best for u. i hate ppl telling me what to do when they don't know what's good for me. fuck those ppl!
    c5son July 11, 2002   Link
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    General CommentI agree with garbojen and narsil...
    Nowhere_Girlon August 17, 2002   Link
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    General Commentsame. its such a frutrating feeling, and i think this song expresses that feeling really well
    kuwalaon April 11, 2004   Link
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    General CommentI love this song...in a way its cheery and makes you think of a day on the beach but then it could be depressing.
    closeureyeson January 15, 2006   Link
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    General Commentman this song describes me and my gf rt now and its just so perfectly articulated.
    E-Doubleon September 20, 2006   Link
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    General CommentI think the gril in the relationship is trying to figure out what she wants. well,s he knows what she wants, but she cant do what hse wants. she confuses herself to the point where shes so lost nothing makes snese to her anymore. the guy tries to help her as much as he can, but its not going to do anygood until she can convince herself of the truth.
    astrorunneron June 29, 2007   Link
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    General CommentI think this song is about a guy who is in love with a shallow girl.... He is finding himself and she just goes on being shallow. He is capable of deep emotions and can respect them while she flitters around.... I like some suffering. She is careless with his feelings and has no clue about real love... waiting on sombody else agian...
    It fit perfectly with a girl I was foolish enough to fall for....
    Tiltcron August 23, 2007   Link

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