"Uptight" as written by Billie Joe Armstrong, Frank E. Wright and Michael Pritchard....
I woke up on the wrong side of the floor.
Made, made my way through the front door.
Broke my engagement with myself.
Perfect picture of bad health, another notch scratched on my belt.

The future just ain't what it used to be.
I got a new start on a dead end road.
Peaked, peaked out on reaching new lows.
Owe, I paid off all my debts to myself.
Perfect picture of bad health, another notch scratched on my belt.

The future's in my living room.
Uptight, I'm a nag with a gun.
All night, suicide's last call.
I've been uptight all night.
I'm a son of a gun.
Uptight I'm a nag with a gun.


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"Uptight" as written by Frank E. Billie Joe Armstrong

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    General CommentWell, it reminds me of a cocaine addict. Just talking about feeling shitty and many people get depressed whenn the coke weears off, "All night, suicide's last call
    I've been uptight all night" and it also keeps you up all night.
    onkidon September 09, 2002   Link

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