I can recall only this one time
This kind of control the girl had on my mind
I'm falling deep, I can't get out
I've never acted this way before

I spent days and nights in my bedroom
Trying to write the perfect song to sing to you
Write a song a day but she won't like it anyway
Back to the drawing board
With the words you've heard a million times before

Feeling alone, and she's on my mind
Try to erase all the pain from that time
She's breaking up, and I'm breaking down
Now I'm headed out of this fucked up town

I spent days and nights in my bedroom
Trying to write the perfect song to sing to you
Write a song a day but the band won't like it anyway
Back to the drawing board
With the words you've heard a million times before
In your head

So love me, so I can be myself again
Now hate me, so things seem normal in my head
I'm trying, to break away this ball and chain
So hate me, so things seem normal in my head
Things seem normal in my head

I spent days and nights in my bedroom
Trying to write the perfect song to sing to you
I spent days and nights in my bedroom
Trying to write the perfect song to sing to you
Write a song a day but she won't like it anyway
Back to the drawing board
With the words you've heard a million times before
In your head I am dead


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Drawing Board Lyrics as written by Anthony Lovato

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    this song is rockin

    elmo_kidon February 28, 2002   Link
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    This song is mests' best song, In my opinion. I know how this song feels to. When I was in a band and my ex-girlfriend told me to write a song for her.. It was never good enough for me.

    Starloreon March 13, 2002   Link
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    all mests' songs are awesome, but i agree, its their best. i love these songs cuz you can think about them and almost always relate in some way or another!

    SexyStellarChicon April 26, 2002   Link
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    i love this song..its everything to me. it just fits perfectly in my life..i feel like nothing i ever do could be good enough. oh well, cheer up emo kid. its a great song..totally addictive.

    linztasticon April 27, 2002   Link
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    it rawx! when they sing it live they make it really funny...umm tony says "...trying to write the perfect song to f**k you to" these guys are hilarious...(but somewhat DIRTY) live....MeSt RaWx

    startinglinechikon May 02, 2002   Link
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    this song is definatly mest's best. it speaks to me because i know exactly how he feels.

    ipitythepunkon May 27, 2002   Link
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    this song is about not being able to do anything right for the one you think you love. I know it all too well... mest rawx!!

    .one.last.try.on May 27, 2002   Link
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    this song is fucking kick back man

    chulavistaon May 29, 2002   Link
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    im learning this song on the guitar for sure, girls will throw themselves at me

    hangovervon May 30, 2002   Link
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    MEST IS A REPLICA OF SHOWOFF... I LOVE THIS SONG THO:):).... MEST KNOWS BEST

    AmericanBeauty84on June 07, 2002   Link

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