Ich bin ein echter Taugenichts, ein Tagedieb, ein Tunichtgut.
Bei mir ist Schmalhans Küchenmeister.
Ich habe einen kleinen Hund, der pinkelt mir die Bude voll,
wenn ich ihn streicheln will, dann beißt er.

Mein Leben, mein Leben ist total daneben.
Ich habe nur noch einen Wunsch:

Ich will sterben, ich will sterben (aha),
ja, ich sag auf Wiedersehen.
Ich will sterben, ich will sterben (aha),
so kann es nicht weitergehen.

Ich übergieß' mich mit Benzin, ich zünd' mich an, ich häng' mich auf,
stech' mir ein Messer in den Magen,
jag' mir 'ne Kugel durch den Kopf, ich schneid' mir die Pulsadern durch.
Ich kann es hier nicht mehr ertragen.

Mein Dasein, mein Dasein darf einfach nicht wahr sein.
Ich habe nur noch einen Wunsch:

Ich will sterben, ich will sterben (aha),
so kann es nicht weitergehen.
Ich will sterben, ich will sterben (aha),
jetzt im Grab, das wäre schön.

Die Welt ist schlecht - alle hassen mich. (wdh.)


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    What does the title of the song mean? Is it some kind of code? What does M.s. stand for? Maybe my knowledge of German idioms and pop culture does not reach as far as I thought...

    paphanon March 29, 2005   Link
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    Well, this is a song about suicide, so I take it to be an abbreviation of Mach Selbstmord! (=Commit suicide!). Trick 17 is just what you would call a supposedly very clever trick (ironically) - something that you just gotta know, but if you do then it's a piece of cake, really. Let's say a friend of yours is really desperate about something; you know how to help him/her out, and you do. Then you migh say, half triumphantly and half jokingly: "Trick 17!". It's like saying "Piece of cake, if you got the knack. Clever me!" Or he/she might say "Trick 17!", meaning "I see! Shoulda have come up with it myself."

    Lepra Messiason April 06, 2005   Link
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    It's "m.S.", actually, which means "mit Selbstüberlistung" (= outsmarting yourself). "Trick 17 mit Selbstüberlistung" is a common German saying for situations when one wants to do something special/impressive and makes a fool of him-/herself.

    Vanitaon October 02, 2005   Link
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    i`m german and i think it means "trick 17 mit selbstmord" too.

    aaaaaannon February 17, 2008   Link

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