You're working like a monkey
Who's been training by a sick junkie
On a mission to get money
For a new suit and tie

To wear to a reception
Where they envy your deception
And give complements and praises to the ones they despite

Practicing your smile in the mirror all the while
Try to cultivate the style of the bastards in power
I know what they´re selling
Cause their nervous twitch is telling
You´re coming off smelling like the pig of the hour

[Repeat x2]
I got a lot of people telling me I'm outta my mind
And I don't know why

My brain was bleeding and my fingers were proceeding
Through a notebook I was keeping since the dawning of time
Senses were corroded
You know that I was loaded
You were dealing I was reeling
From the feeling and the madness was concealing
It's a siren song
People that I trusted would surely have me busted
If they ever had a clue what was really going on

[Repeat x2]
I got a lot of people telling me I'm out of my mind
And I don't know why (i don't know why...let's go)

Lyrics submitted by Kpizzle

Outta My Mind Lyrics as written by Roger M. Freeman Eric Dinnwiddie

Lyrics © Wixen Music Publishing

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    Outta My Mind is such a good fucking song! go pull out ure old rancid ('93) album and spin that thing man... this song is the best on the album in my opinion (besides Rats In The Hallway and Detroit) haha....ExCxFxU!

    ExCxFxU 878on October 13, 2002   Link
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    Yeah, for sure, this is the best song on their self-titled. Great fuckin song!!

    AudiDriveron December 14, 2006   Link
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    This is the greatest song on this CD I'd say. As for the meaning, I'm not sure. I think it's about a dealer who really wants to get out of that kind of lifestyle and become a businessman or something. This is proven in many verses of the song, like when Tim says, "You were dealing I was reeling from the feeling and the madness was concealing like a siren song
    People that I trusted would surely have me busted if they ever had a clue of what was really going on..." That's a dead giveaway right there. I could be wrong, but I'm only stating my opinion of what I think it's about, so don't post a message saying something like, "you're a dumbass," or, "you're a fucking retard!" It happens all too much on this website and to be honest, it really pisses me off when somebody with no life has to go around insulting people on the internet because of what they say, it's just so low and uncalled for. That's all I have to say here, so see all you fuckers later...

    victoryguy11on April 26, 2007   Link

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