"Flattery" as written by and Aj Michalka T. James....
Please, don't flatter yourself
You're not the only one
Whose heart has ever fell
Please, don't exaggerate
Don't tell me you're okay
Okay, okay

[Chorus]
I will admit if you'll admit it
It's harder than we both thought
It's easier to fall apart
Look where we are
I can forgive it, I can't forget it
You left me here with all these scars
And you can't deny the hardest part: I'm not in your arms

We're hurt more than we appear
The world will never know
We both have taste in tears
My dear
You're denying what I say
Don't act like it's okay
'Cause it's not okay

[Chorus]

It's not in the stars!
I'm not sorry, I'm not sorry, I'm not sorry
I will admit if you'll admit it
Just, please, don't flatter yourself
Please, don't flatter yourself


Lyrics submitted by sweetilex08

"Flattery" as written by Alyson Michalka Antonina Armato

Lyrics © Walt Disney Music Company, Downtown Music Publishing

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  • +1
    General CommentI think it's about this guy who is in a relationship with this girl and is getting a total big head because he's going out with her. And she's telling him to come down to earth and stop "flattering" himself.
    And she's also asking him to admit that it isn't as good as they thought it would be and stop lying to himself, "flattering" himself that he is in a strong relationship.
    Stolen_By_Musicon January 06, 2008   Link
  • +1
    General CommentWe both have tasty tears, my dear

    it's "tasted" tears.

    haha, tasty.

    i think it's about him leaving her with all these scars, and it's really hard to move on. But they are, and they are staying strong. And for him not to flatter himself about moving on and blah blah blah.
    xAlternativexon January 09, 2009   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis song is seriously amazing
    my favourite off of insomniatic.
    thrwmyhrtawy.on July 22, 2007   Link
  • 0
    General Commentheh, i think it's :

    we both have 'tasted' tears.

    tasty seems kool though.
    :]
    thrwmyhrtawy.on July 24, 2007   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis is my favorite too! i could listen to it over and over.
    Mrs Malfoyon August 01, 2007   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti think its about two people breaking up and pretending that it doesnt hurt nice song :D
    music.addictxoxon August 31, 2007   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti think this song is one of there songs they ever written
    topaz-eyeson December 27, 2007   Link
  • 0
    General Comment^I agree

    This song breaks my heart, but I love it though!
    Nikki--xoxoon September 24, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThis song is really amazing. It's different because it's so far off of what the whole disney-hollywoodrecords-teeny-bopper genre. It's very deep and emotional and enjoyable to a variety of crowds.
    kaijaroseon September 17, 2011   Link

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