You're like a 12-guage shotgun. and i'm close range, baby. i know your trigger finger's itchin, but hold off. i deserve more than a moment of your time. i'm more than a head on the wall of your trophy room. know me and love me before you dismiss me. i've outstretched my hand, waiting for your gentle grasp, only to have you take my fingers and close them into a fist. how many times can i endure this? inevitably my fragile heart shall burst fragmenting into pieces, one for each of you to pick up and steal. run away with portions of me. as time proceeds, it's becoming easier, this process of becoming a machine.


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    General Commentmy sympathy goes for him.poor boy.i always cry with him
    ramonesmaniaon July 12, 2002   Link
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    General Commenti think this is about making a girl open her eyes and see that the love he has for her is real. she's been in alot of unsuccessful relationships before and probably broken alot of hearts. but no matter what he says or does, she doesn't think he's the one for her.
    spokenxsilenceon September 02, 2002   Link
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    General CommentA very great band, i would advise everyone to go see them whenever they get the chance to (if they get the chance to).
    notxwithxthexskyon September 16, 2002   Link
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    General Commentamazing song!!!!!!!!
    NoTomorrowVOXon April 07, 2003   Link

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