"Penny Is Poison" as written by Doug Corella, Donny Brown, Brian Vander Ark, A.j. Dunning and Brad Vander Ark....
blushing a cue for her falsities
advantage is my only masterpiece

penny is poison but i don't mind
penny is poison but i don't mind

gardening malice for murderers
flushes to me are the weeds to her

we know who we are

starving the love of the marvelous
i was the penny to previous



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"Penny Is Poison" as written by Brad Vander Ark A.j. Dunning

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    General CommentIn my opinion, this song is about a man who is in love with a woman. She is always ashamed of who she is.("blushing a cue for her falsities") She sounds like the type of person who doesn't really want to be loved, but this certain guy loves her, despite her mistakes and problems.
    Rx_Queenon April 27, 2002   Link
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    General Commenti think its about a guy taking advantage of a girl that feels as if she isn't worth a damn, after himself being through a relationship that was himself feeling like the not good enough
    Sublimedude1992on October 16, 2008   Link
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    My InterpretationI believe it's about a girl who's obviously poison to fall in love with. She's false about who she is to everyone(blushing a cue for her falsities), her intentions are malicious and she can't be trusted. (flushes to me are the weeds to her) *her true intentions are meaningless and throwaway like weeds*
    We know who we are (*in the song, the man who falls for her wants to believe he knows what him and her really are, not wanting to believe she is deceitful and poisonous*).

    Starving the love of the marvelous *he's coming to grips with what she really is and that her love is not all it seems to be*
    I was the penny to previous
    *he realizes he is just one of many of her lovers she's scammed, just another of her foolish suitors.*
    EternalTearsOfSorrowon December 21, 2010   Link

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