You're staring at the same old view
Held on fast--it became old news, and I
I'll be gone 'fore long
At least I'm gone now
Hallelujah for that

Now you know what you lost
Now you are the thieves that you pardon
Search for need that will never come
Hallelujah for that

There's more for their own now
It's time for me to forget
I don't need a reason to, so
So long
Stray dog
You're only joker, no
Joker no more

Oh, to each their own
But when you can call on your mind
Just crying to hold back tears sometimes
Wasted, wasted
Before you forget what you came here for

You need to see the signs
And you need to stop wasting time
And selling the same damn story
Story that you heard before
And I waited for you but you were long gone

Stray dog
You're only
Only stray joker, no
Joker no more
Stray dog

Lyrics submitted by starpenguin

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    General CommentOMG , i cant belive that im the first to comment on this ssong! this is one of ma favorite songs by rob!! COMMENT!
    dazzledbyedwardsnnon February 01, 2009   Link
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    General Commenti wanna know what the meaning of this song is. like i looked it up somewhere and it said that it was on an album called "Nikki Reed Album" and im not sure if thats true or not.
    christinamarieullenxxon March 06, 2009   Link
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    General CommentI think it may be someone who's finally had enough of a friend or acquaintance who pretends to be a victim when he or she is really the attacker of everybody else.
    clarinetteon March 19, 2010   Link

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