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All I want in life is to be happy (happy)

It seems funny to me
How fucked things can be
Everytime I get ahead
I feel more dead

Lyrics submitted by kevin

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  • +1
    General Commenta happy sounding song with depressing lyrics what could be better.
    nick joneson May 03, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General Commentjon means that in one way of winning "everytime i get ahead" he loses in another way "i feel more dead"
    tupacecfcon May 25, 2002   Link
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    General CommentIt's funny how Jon can sum up life in 5 lines. I agree with dpf as well, they do know how to start an album (but untouchables is a little iffy to me). Strange but great song. Rock On!
    cacophony_alexon March 28, 2003   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis song means everytime he tries he just winds up dead
    Mintaon May 07, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThe ultimate song to listen to while reflecting on how much your life totally sucks : )
    linkkon June 10, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI thought the lyric was "Everytime I get head" as in summat to do with groupies and how they just want to have sex with you cos you're famous
    Harry Manbackon June 14, 2002   Link
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    General CommentI think that it says "every time i get head" because a lot of the CD "Issues" is themed around sex... but both versions work.
    Dsalmiitetnon July 05, 2002   Link
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    General CommentIts quite easy to relate to this song. Its about everytime you get ahead ( your life just flows, and all is well ) some fucked up shit comes in your way, everything falls to pieces, and you end up feeling dead.
    silasandon October 11, 2002   Link
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    General CommentI just think it was the perfect song to start the album with...they are the best at being able to pick the intro song. "Blind" "Twist" "It's On" "Dead"..."Here to Stay" is get the point.
    dpf62984on March 10, 2003   Link
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    General CommentDid ya' notice? Korn wrote a song for me! I'm so happy!
    Deadon April 05, 2003   Link

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