I ain't no prophet
I don't wanna cure no damn disease
But would you marry me anyway?
If I was on my knee?
I'm goin' through my time of change
In my time of need
In love love love
Whatever

And I thought to myself
I'm gonna marry into wealth
Gonna take everything that she's got up
And keep it for myself oh oh oh

She said to me
"I don't like what I see"
And I said to her
"I don't even know your name"
And she said to me
"I don't like what I see"
I said to her
"I don't even fuckin' care"

I ain't no prophet
Don't wanna cure no damn disease
Would you marry me anyway?
If I was on my knee?
I'm goin' through my time of change
In my time of need
What I want you got it
What I need is something that's not right

She said to me
"I don't like what I see"
And I said to her
"I don't even know your name"
And she said to me
"I don't like what I see"
I said to her
"I don't even fuckin' care"


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  • +2
    General Comment

    Isn't this song a take on Bobby Darins "If I were a carpenter"

    ruzby1on June 28, 2004   Link
  • +1
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    This song IS DEFINITLY written by Slightly Stoopid and covered by Sublime. Yes, it was on SS Acoustic Roots CD in 2004, but it first appeared as a hidden track on "To a Party" on the cd "Slightly $toopid" which was released by Skunk records in 1996, but obviously everything was recorded earlier in 1995 before Brads passing. It also says in the CD jacket that the "not so secret track" was produced by Brad.

    89visionon August 24, 2009   Link
  • 0
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    wtf y0? that's an intro i haven't heard associated w/ the song... which album did you get it off of? and where's the actual song lyrics?

    sUbL1m3 PhR34kon June 02, 2002   Link
  • 0
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    Sublime phr34k....it is from robbin the hood

    and i would like to say sublime is the greatest, most talented group of musicians i have ever heard in my life

    KissMeImEmoon August 31, 2002   Link
  • 0
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    i concur. sublime is/was incredible.

    staleph1shon April 02, 2003   Link
  • 0
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    it's on robbin the hood? uh.... it was on the bums lie bootleg, but i don't think it's on robbin the hood. i think it might be on another bootleg too. but i dunno.

    staleph1shon June 21, 2003   Link
  • 0
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    staleph1sh you're right, it's not on Robbin The Hood, it is on bumS lie and on the pure anus bootleg too..

    sublimegirlon July 01, 2003   Link
  • 0
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    this is a cover of Slightly Stoopid, a band that was inspired by sublime and i think on their label too. wouldn't that be cool? to have your label band want to cover you.

    jackrabbit37on April 22, 2004   Link
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    this is a cover of Slightly Stoopid, a band that was inspired by sublime and i think on their label too. wouldn't that be cool? to have your label band want to cover you.

    jackrabbit37on April 22, 2004   Link
  • 0
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    uh.. i think slightly stoopid covered this song. they changed some lyrics, twas nice.

    twephon June 06, 2004   Link

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