"Between the Lines" as written by and Robert Emile Deleo Dean Deleo....
Lovely disguise, read between the lines
You rock the magic plane with no abbreviation
Three, four you sell what you bought
And there ain't no magic pen to get back what you lost

I like it when we talk about love

I like it when we talk about love
You always were my favorite drug
Even when we used to take drugs

Even when we used to take
Even when we used to take
Even when we used to take
Even when we used to take

Penguins don't fly
Crocodile Sunday smile
Really like to fish but don't like superficial people
Shoe store heard it all before
From pearly whites to pearly gates
What do we have to argue 'bout

I like it when we talk about love
I like it when we talk about love
You always were my favorite drug
Even when we used to take drugs

Even when we used to take
Even when we used to take
Even when we used to take
Even when we used to take

Leave me all alone before
(Get out the way)
Never did what she was told
(Get out the way)
Seems to play at time of war
(Get out the way)
Less is big and listens more?

Lovely disguise, read between the lines
You rock the magic plane with no abbreviation
Three, four you sell what you bought
And there ain't no magic pen to get back what you lost

I like it when we talk about love

I like it when we talk about love
You always were my favorite drug
Even when we used to take drugs

Even when we used to take
Even when we used to take
Even when we used to take
Even when we used to take


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"Between the Lines" as written by Robert Emile Deleo Dean Deleo

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  • +2
    General Commentnirvana sucks... thats all i wanted to say
    skittles66on June 12, 2010   Link
  • +2
    General Commentthe girl in the music video is so hot... damn the things i would do to her ass...
    7cagedtigerson June 13, 2010   Link
  • +1
    General CommentIts actually a pretty good song, you cant compare it to their past works and say its crap STP are moving forward, if you're looking for another plush than yeah you're gonna be disappointed. The lyrics are also wrong
    stpfan31on March 31, 2010   Link
  • +1
    General Commentcan you say NUMBER ONE!!!
    stpfan22on April 19, 2010   Link
  • +1
    General Commentthe new album is sooooooooooo good
    redhostageon May 25, 2010   Link
  • +1
    General CommentSTP is back and better than ever. Back to basics. Scott stay off the crap.

    fancyyogurton June 12, 2010   Link
  • +1
    General Commentone of the greatest comeback songs OF ALL TIME

    this song is superb
    STPfanatic500on June 13, 2010   Link
  • +1
    General CommentThe song refers to Weiland's past history of drug use in the chorus. The vocalist told MTV News: "The verse is sort of an 'I Am The Walrus' kind of thing, where it's a bunch of stuff that phonetically sounds good. And then you get to the meat of the idea in the chorus... it's a reference to my ex. It's a real rock-and-roll song that has our own individuality."

    interstateplushsongon June 13, 2010   Link
  • +1
    General Commentthe first verse is insane!!
    Danvers546on June 17, 2010   Link
  • +1
    General Commentoh and btw...

    this song and come as you are by nirvana are what i call bullshit songs.. meaning i scream BULLSHIT during certain parts of both songs

    STP Between the Lines
    "even when we used to take drugs" - Weiland
    BULLSHIT!!

    Nirvana - Come as you Are
    "No i dont have a gun" - Cobain
    BULLSHIT!!
    cornellvsliddellon June 20, 2010   Link

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