No one knows where I come from
No one wants to understand.
The things I love
my hopes and dreams
and exactly who I am

Out there I am someone
I know people who care
In here I am a number
alone in my despair

All the dreams that I once had,
Now only make me sad,
Only attainable in my Mental Escape
All the things I thought were fun,
So many things I wish I'd done,
Only doable in my Mental Escape

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    General Commenthmm definitely feels as if you perceive yourself as a tiny minority where the majority has a popular oppinion of things & yours is the opposite of that. You see things your own way & "dance to the beat of a different drummer" & because of this you are a smaller part & feel unnoticed.
    ericababe1on July 10, 2002   Link
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    General CommentI think this is about getting all messed up. Haven't decided whether it's smokin the pot, or heavier stuff like the white horse. GIVE UP THE HABIT!!!
    Limpwristedclimaxon July 31, 2002   Link

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