I had no idea what I was after,
I'm just preparing for disaster with everything feeling so far away
Familiar faces, familiar lips, is there any point to this hanging around?

I was upset when that glass broke doing the dishes
At 11:11 every night I make wishes

Habit and superstition feed my foolish fires,
They've been burning for a couple of months.
I stay out all day to keep these thoughts away
Why don't you give my feet a break...and come back

I remember in the kitchen when you told me your grandma died,
That's when I realized it gets worse.
I want to wish things last forever,
Won't you thicken my soft skin,
Comfort me so and I remember, remember...
When I walk though that door I won't hear the happy sounds anymore.
This year took so much away,
And won't give it back

Lyrics submitted by KeasbyKnights, edited by quirk42

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  • +1
    General Commentone of my favorite from defiance,ohio.

    missproteinon January 06, 2008   Link
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    General Commentthis is a perfect example of having such high hopes and expectations and everything always crashing down when it comes to be. you wish upon stars, ignore warning signs and cross your fingers only to have it come to be a negative outcome every time.
    cfontson January 21, 2007   Link
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    General CommentI can really relate to that song because i used to have really stupid ocd's like i had to shut the tv when its on channel 22 all the time and stuff like that. And besides that its a great song.
    ChunkLightTunaon August 15, 2008   Link

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