*whispers* Come on, let's go
She abandoned me, left me out in the cold
No surprises, I guess that's how it goes
Sits across from me, at a booth in this dive
I contemplate how much more I can survive
But I'm alive, so I should be content
Then tell why the hell my whole world is bent
I was sent to make and frustrate the population
In between the alcohol and the copulation
What you call it, if you build it I will break it
What's wrong? How you doin'? Nah, save it
Gave her a fraction of all I had to give
I guess I hold a grudge, cause you still got my rib
With your beautiful eyes, unscrupulous lies
Now watch the circus clown run around in circles and try
Seems like all I get to meet is hope
Girl, if we got along better we'd be dope


Oh walls, they surround me
Loneliness, has found me


And for as much as I complain, I'm lovin' it
And I only mention it so that I can rub it in
Wake up to the sunlight, shake off last night
Check what's left and try to get the rest right
Decision, splitting headache lifting
Symptoms matching, mama was afraid of it
Knowledge of self ain't as evil as they made it
Call it what you want, if you build it they will break it
The plain truth, there's no substitute
But sometimes she wears the disguise (yes you do)
A story teller deals with life not hope
Girl, if we got along better we'd be dope

And that's the sound that a dog will make when he's just been hit by a car
And that's the tone that hits close to home, when the cocaine outlives the star
And that's the noise that disrupts the boys when the cue ball smacks it goal
And these are the words that disturb your earth when I walk away with your hope

Lyrics submitted by NIKKIE

A Girl Named Hope song meanings
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    General Commenti fkn love this song,

    but i'm pretty sure it's
    "four walls, they surround me."
    zombiesatelexieon May 16, 2010   Link
  • 0
    General CommentIn between the alcohol and the copulation

    We're all there sometimes...
    OSTon May 20, 2007   Link
  • 0
    General Comment'With your beautiful eyes, unscrupulous lies'

    spot on.
    Onemosphereon March 12, 2010   Link
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    General Commentthis song to me is about a waitress or bartender that he his observing and sees that every night she deals with someone walking away with her hope,
    Optikson September 13, 2011   Link
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    General Commenti tell you exactly about this song... but i wont. This girl in this song was written about my ex -fiance, her middle name is Hope. Trust me if we got along better it would have been dope
    Globetrottinon October 13, 2011   Link
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    General CommentBabe, "if we got along better, we'd be dope!"
    Hopeful2belovdon April 02, 2018   Link

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