Mmm-mm, yeah, yeah
Oh yeah, yeah, yeah
Oh life, oh life

I'm afraid of the dark
'Specially when I'm in a park
And there's no one else around
Ooh, I get the shivers
I don't want to see a ghost
It's a sight that I fear most
I'd rather have a piece of toast
And watch the evening news

Life, oh life, oh life, oh life
Doo doo doo doo
Life, oh life, oh life, oh life
Doo doo doo

I'm a superstitious girl
I'm the worst in the world
Never walk under ladders
I keep a rabbit's tail
I'll take you up on a dare
Anytime, anywhere
Name the place, I'll be there
Bungee jumping, I don't care

Life, oh life, oh life, oh life
Doo doo doo doo
Life, oh life, oh life, oh life
Doo doo doo
Life
Doo doo doo
Doo doo doo
Doo doo doo doo

So after all is said and done
I know I'm not the only one
Life indeed can be fun
If you really want to
Sometimes living out your dreams
Ain't as easy as it seems
You wanna fly around the world
In a beautiful balloon

Life, oh life, oh life, oh life
Doo doo doo doo
Life, oh life, oh life, oh life
Doo doo doo doo
Life, oh life, oh life, oh life
Doo doo doo doo
Life, oh life, oh life, oh life
Doo doo doo doo
Doo doo doo doo
Doo doo doo doo
Doo doo doo doo
Doo doo doo doo
Doo doo doo doo
Oh life, oh life

Oh life, oh life, oh life, oh life
Oh life, oh life, oh life, oh life


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    General Comment

    Lol it's hilarious especially the first verse!

    simsfreqon February 26, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    Nostalgia. :)

    Nosdravdeon March 09, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    Yes, but WHAT DOES IT MEEAAAAANNNN

    Booyackaon April 28, 2006   Link
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    General Comment

    to me this song is saying: have fun if u can because life is just one of those things, have fun with it or it'll tire u out

    great song... and who can forget lyrical genius like 'rather have a piece of toast' lol, get in!

    jesus quintanaon August 10, 2006   Link
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    General Comment

    "I don't wanna see a ghost It's the sight that I fear most I'd rather have a piece of toast Watch the evening news"

    --voted the worst lyrics in the history of songwriting in May 2006 by listeners of BBC Radio 6.

    missmeon May 25, 2007   Link
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    General Comment

    ^ I guess it was supposed to be that kind of simplistic piece of lyrics :P

    MuminPLon July 26, 2008   Link
  • 0
    Song Meaning

    "I don't wanna see a ghost It's the sight that I fear most I'd rather have a piece of toast Watch the evening news"

    i think this simply means... she'd rather do something boring like watching the evening news..rather than see a ghost... just to interpret how scared she is of ghosts...

    2ndlighton September 07, 2009   Link
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    General Comment

    I heard this song on the radio today for about the fiftieth time, I ALWAYS crack up laughing when I hear the 'piece of toast' line. Hilarious stuff XD

    TakeMeBackToYesterdayon October 21, 2009   Link
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    Song Meaning

    "I don't want to see a ghost, It's a sight that I fear most I'd rather have a piece of toast And watch the evening news"
    I really don't see why people are saying it doesn't make sense...the ghost is simply a metaphor. Some people wanna have a risky life full of "action"...she'd rather have a boring life (toast, news etc) than having a dangerous life.

    micaela101on March 26, 2018   Link
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    General Comment

    ooohh i love this song its so uplifting

    mxchickyon May 19, 2005   Link

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