Why can't I beat the bankers
Deal tehn find a home to rob
Why can't I lie and cheat and steal
Who wants an honest job
And if I curse you night and day
My integrety's been tried
While I waste a life away
Why don't you try and hide
The end has just begun
The end has just begun
Your life's been run
My bastard son
Why can't I turn off the light
And see I'm all alone
Why can't I change my liar's
Life and find myself a home
And if I did where would I be
Lost in my due misery
So if there's truth you
Better keep it away from me
It away from me
So why can't I shut the
Window tight and keep the
World outside
And with no friends in sight
To help me fight the tides
My own rests in a hotel room
And on a switchblade knife
Why must I find the truth so
Soon and end this bastard's life
The end has just begun
The end has just begun
Your life's been run
My bastard son

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    General Commentthese guys have some awesome lyrics, they write about LIFE and the cold hard facts...theyre deffinatly something real, unlike alot of bands out there! i dont understand why no one has commented on thier songs! at all! THEYRE AN AWESOME BAND!*sigh* im losing my faith in this world...
    JoleeBolion May 29, 2002   Link
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    General Commenthave faith in faith and faith will have faith in you..lol but i really agree...swingin utters are super rad..their lyrics are honest and blunt and MEANINGFUl.....so why the fuck arent you people listening to this????????
    FallenAngel6on March 21, 2003   Link

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