I'm the man in the box
Buried in my shit

Won't you come and save me?
Save me

Feed my eyes
(Can you sew them shut?)
Jesus Christ
(Deny your maker)
He who tries
(Will be wasted)
Oh, feed my eyes
(Now you've sewn them) shut

I'm the dog who gets beat
Shove my nose in shit

Won't you come and save me?
Save me

Feed my eyes
(Can you sew them shut?)
Jesus Christ
(Deny your maker)
He who tries
(Will be wasted)
Oh, feed my eyes
(Now you've sewn them) shut

Feed my eyes
(Can you sew them shut?)
Jesus Christ
(Deny your maker)
He who tries
(Will be wasted)
Oh, feed my eyes
(Now you've sewn them) shut


Lyrics submitted by Ice, edited by Liqwd10shn

Man In The Box Lyrics as written by Layne Staley Jerry Cantrell

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    General Commentthis song is about someone who's got lots of problems. "I'm the man in the box, buried in my S**t" he's buried by all the crap in his life. "won't you come and save me" he's telling someone to save him. "feed my eyes, jesus christ" hes pretty much blaming jesus for his problems.
    Themuse97on March 25, 2005   Link

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