"Always" as written by Thomas Delonge, Mark Hoppus and Travis L. Barker....
Your the only one who comprehends me,
I tell them my spirits lift with every card you send me
I'm trying to be the perfect boy,
The one you wished for.
And I know it's like a dream,
When I hold you in my arms.

Don't turn your pretty face away
I dream about you when I sleep
I could wait a thousand lifetimes
Just to see you smile
You are always on my mind

Sometimes its so hard,
Too complicated
I know what's in my head,
And all I miss is you.

You are always on my mind
You are always on my mind







Lyrics submitted by xSadderStarx, edited by Boulier

"Always" as written by Erica Ehm Matt Dusk

Lyrics © EMI Music Publishing, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group

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    General CommentThis is the sweetest song! Who'd think that a punk covered in tattoo's could be so sweet? "I'm trying to be the perfect boy The one you've wished for And now it's like a dream when i hold you in my arms" I wish that a boy would write a song this nice for me!
    saves_the_day_girlon May 29, 2002   Link
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    General CommentMan this song is the shit. Me, I write lyrics all the time and I write songs like this most of the time ya know tha sad songs that every one can relate to and right now I'm confused in my life and talking to a girl that I like alot but I cant Understand her and I dont want to give up on her shes the best thing I have write now. I think I'm gonna write a song. Bye
    dashboard_punk246on May 29, 2002   Link
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    General Commenti agree with saves the day girl. i would die if a boy sang this to me, its so sweet. great song and i love his voice too
    LagwagonLOVERon June 02, 2002   Link
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    General CommentThis song reminds me of my first love....
    It's a great song, but not something you'd expect from the same band that wrote "Yesterday's Headlines" A new twist in their arsenal.
    Punkfishon June 11, 2002   Link
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    General CommentI would havta agree w/lagwagonlover and saves the day girl...the only difference...not to brag or anything lol is that my b/f knows how to play this song, and he sang it to me :):) This song is so sweet :)
    Punklover18on July 13, 2002   Link
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    General Commentit's about Rachael Perry a former VJ on Much Music and now a corespondent for VH1.

    such an amazing song, i love a band like good riddance. they mix socially conscience lyrics with great love songs like this.

    a political band that isn't political 100% of the time, what more can you ask for?
    Josiahon August 06, 2002   Link
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    General CommentNot only can Good riddance write the most intelligent political songs.
    But their love songs never come off as cheesy.
    "I've waited a million lifetimes just to see you smile"
    I'm not a chick but these lyrics stand out to me to
    Good_riddance_88on August 13, 2002   Link
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    General CommentWhat's up with this 2 minute shit?
    anyway
    I'd wait is what i meant
    Good_riddance_88on August 13, 2002   Link
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    General Commenti also love good riddance and especially for the lyrics they write. I agree with josie up there, bands that can write intelligent political songs and still leave rooom for feeling, by writing songs like this one, really motivate me.
    xtomcatxon August 31, 2002   Link
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    General Commentthis is my song to phil-my one and only! xxxxxxxxx
    mikkion January 25, 2006   Link

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