Something's out there
and it takes me away
from a world too small to stay


something's out there


Another day in this place so small,
I'd rather be somebody else


maybe if my mind wasn't so tall,
I wouldn't be able to tell


and I've walked these streets
it seems like 10 million times
and I've seen things up and leave
time after time
(and its just another day) in this place so small


I'd rather be somebody else
old habits die hard


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    General Commentgreat song..gotta love less than jake!
    KDCurly87on July 29, 2002   Link
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    General Commentthis song is a townies anthem.
    smalltownhopeon May 07, 2003   Link
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    General Commentlyrics are really well written but i dont like the actuall music to it
    LessThanJake4Lifeon January 02, 2005   Link
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    General CommentI quite like it. For some reason, I keep thinking that the beginning bit is about space and aliens and looking up at the stars and thinkingthere's something out there.

    But I'm just a girl who's seen Men In Black too many times...
    ArianeTheFoolon September 17, 2005   Link
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    General CommentI think its about growing up in a small town. Like there is something out in the world for him and it will take him away from his small world (his town). He would rather be someone else because of the mediocrity of living in a town that he has walked around many times. He wants to get out
    iamkswickkon August 21, 2008   Link
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    Song MeaningThis song is about restlessness with one present situation. He wants to leave his town and find something better. This yearing to leave is pretty universal, but i've noticed it espcially in suburban kids i grew up with. Eventually you out grow your cage and have to find "what's out there".
    xADayWellWastedxon July 11, 2009   Link
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    General Commentwell shit im suprised nobody has posted about this song. this is the best less than jake song i've heard. its really a amazing song to listen to. i think its about having hope if more than just relates to your life and what not. but damn post about this song its as good as any emo song
    rbfboy212on June 18, 2002   Link

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