"Better Man" as written by Vinnie Paul, Tom Maxwell, Chad Gray and Greg Tribbett....
I know my enemy and I can't forget his name,
Distant memories of a man that just couldn't change,
And though I've tried to set aside,
I still carry them today
When I look into the mirror I can still see his face,
Oh Lord

Don't want to be like my father,
I deserved a better man,
A bigger man to help me down my road
I cried a tear for my mother,
She deserved a better man,
A stronger man,
To embrace her soul
Ruined by a weaker man,
A shallow man,
The one who broke our home

Though I was a young boy I can still remember everything,
All the booze led to fights and abuse
And I lived through it every day
And though I try,
To heal inside,
My heart is just a vault for pain,
I tried to snuff the candle,
But I've been burnt by the flame,
It's too late

Don't want to be like my father,
I deserved a better man,
A bigger man to help me down my road
I cried a tear for of my mother,
She deserved a better man,
A stronger man,
To embrace her soul
Ruined by a weaker man,
A shallow man,
The one who broke our home

Saw him twenty years later in a store buyin' a jug of wine
He said "hey there boy I'm living nearby
We could catch up with a joint and share a bottle or two"
I said "I'm sorry dad, don't wanna end up being you, no"

Don't want to be like my father, no
I cried a tear for my mother,
She deserved a better man,
A stronger man,
To embrace her soul
Ruined by a weaker man,
A shallow man,
The one who broke our home


Lyrics submitted by HellYeah44

"Better Man" as written by Mahrio Hemopo Ric Nathan Gooch

Lyrics © Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., O/B/O APRA AMCOS, Universal Music Publishing Group

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    General Commentthis song is abt how his dad ruined his life and he cant get over it and feel sory for his mom and does not want to end up being like his dad its like he wrote this abt my life love this song fuck my dad
    thehawk53on March 27, 2011   Link

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