Moderate Rock

May day, every day, my day
Could've had a heart attack, my heart
We don't know anything, my heart
We all want something fair, my heart

Hey, hey, hey, hey, hey

Out of town, out of sight, is my heart
Queen of lies, today, my heart
One more on the phone, my heart
One more at the door of my heart

Hey, hey, hey, hey, hey

Mean heart
Cold heart
Cold heart
Cold heart
Cold heart
Cold heart
Cold heart
Cold heart

Yeah


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Tourette's Lyrics as written by Kurt Cobain

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  • +7
    General Comment

    finally i know what the hell he's sayin

    super15matrixon April 24, 2002   Link
  • +7
    My Interpretation

    This song is not necessarily only about tourette's: It is using the outbursts associated with the condition to convey the feeling of loss of control associated with panic attacks. And the "cold heart, mean heart" bit is about how when in that state of mind you feel as if no-one understands, and absolutely no-one can give you relief. Even the pace of the song conveys racing thought patterns and despair.

    stiffkittenbabelfishon September 15, 2009   Link
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    General Comment

    There was a live version of this song performed as well, as part of the "from the muddy banks of the wishkah" set. Again, no officila lyrics were transcribed, but this is best interepretation anyway. Any advances on these lyrics would be much appreciated:-

    Down down, self defense, in my heart One more, out today, flown home Granted to your sense of sound, in my eyes Every day, I can change, my mind

    Hey (x3)

    Go, go, tell the tale, in my eyes Everything teddy sees, is all wrong Burning down half the town, and my house Entertaining sanity, for mine

    Hey (x3)

    Jonestown, such a frown, let's see yours Hanging round half the town, or go home When I'm down, all fall down, for me Hitch a train to sante fe, or walk

    Hey (x3)

    Take me home Mean horse (x3)

    liam_hunton March 29, 2005   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    Pure emotion. So great.

    Edit the sad partson January 09, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    its about tourettes syndrome, named after gilles de tourette - where you have vocal or physical tics, and you keep swearing....... been publicised a lot recently in the UK - see "symphony of tourette" by the manics for more info..............

    buzz babyon April 13, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    actually he isnt saying anything its about tourette's he just screaming alot well thats what ive been told alot great song though.

    KurtCobain2727on July 02, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    One small note, buzz baby. I was diagnosed with Tourette's in my childhood. While you know who they named Tourrete's Syndrome after, you should have known or specified otherwise that when you have Tourette's, you won't indefinately go around swearing your head off no matter what. That's just another stereotype last I checked, though some people with Tourette's will swear.

    Lloson July 08, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    so you dont have tourettes anymore how does all that work???

    KurtCobain2727on July 08, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    plz,read frieden's lyrics....

    whitepoetton July 10, 2002   Link
  • 0
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    i like cock!!!

    tru_antichriston July 29, 2002   Link

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