"Drifting" as written by Danny Kirsch, Katie Marne and Stuart Langelaan....
When I look into your eyes, I can see
Such a sad man in disguise
Waiting, wishing, dreaming, drifting from me
Hurts my heart to see you cry
Waiting, wishing, dreaming, drifting from me

I don't know you anymore, wish I knew what's wrong
Can't we try to slam that door, start a brand new song

I know you're lonely and you cry, wondering why
I know it's lonely but if once, you could help me understand
What it takes to be a man
Look back on what you've said, and the life you've led
Is it what you dreamed when you were young like me.
Now it's time you took something back
Just for the sake of your mind.
When I look into your eyes, I can see
Life has buried you alive
Waiting, wishing, dreaming, drifting from me
You can't breathe
Heart as big as ocean's wide
Waiting, wishing, dreaming, drifting

Lyrics submitted by neurotic

"Drifting" as written by Sophie Frances Cooke

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

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    General CommentHey, my song says dreaming, wishing, waiting instead of the other way around. Just making sure :)
    punk_chick3on June 04, 2002   Link
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    General Commentit makes me feal sad cause there is this girl i like but she dont like me i will probly kill my self over her i love her so much but fuck it.
    niggerkilleron June 17, 2002   Link
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    General CommentAW! This song is so good with gr8 lyrics! It sounds like it's a sound that Ryan wrote for his dad! At least to me! This song is so well writen. Dur it's Yellowcard no shit it would be! I love this song it's just so fucking good! yellowcard rules!
    SMUSER19348on June 18, 2002   Link
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    General CommentAwsome lyrics!
    punkrawx49on June 22, 2002   Link
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    General CommentAwesome song!, I cant take the violin off my head! One of my favorite songs.
    pbkilleron July 10, 2002   Link
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    General Commentthis song is..beautiful; it was the first yellowcard song i downloaded, and i instantly fell in love with the band afterward
    picopunk28on July 26, 2002   Link
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    General Commentsame with picopunk28... aww i *heart* yellowcard!!!!!
    asilbaby23on August 10, 2002   Link
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    General Commentthis song is really awesome.its my first yellowcard.
    the lyrics and the song both flow really well together.
    its a great song. i like it alot :D
    xselfxhatexon August 21, 2002   Link
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    General Commentwell....................YELLOWCARD IS BADASS!!!!! I LOVE THEM SO MUCH!! i just saw them for the second time last sun and im still stoked! i love this song and all the others! umm punk chick3.... my song also says "dreaming wishing waiting drifting..." so ur not alone ok.
    grnpunkerchicon August 25, 2002   Link
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    General Commentthis song is great! yellowcard is beautiful! haha. they are the best band on earth. this is just one of those songs where you just sigh when it's over. they are so rad live too!!!!......
    emoragazzaon September 03, 2002   Link

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