You've got the beauty, but that don't mean a thing
A bland reciprocation, but that doesn't bother me
You're happier with lights on underneath a darkened sky
Only in the spotlight can you tell me of your crimes

I understand the situation, but I can't
Seem to understand the motivations you once had
I recall a message I once left behind a screen
I was entranced, when you were never there for me

You're draining, you're draining me I'm not a tub
What ever happened to the girl I used to hold?
I held in such a high regard
Where is the girl who had it all?

I used to think I wasn't worthy of your cause
I used to feel so lucky
Until the day I felt a weakness in my arms
I knew from where it had been coming

You're bleeding, you're bleeding me, I can recall
The passions you once had, where did they go?
I knew a girl who had it all
I know a girl where did she go?


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You're Bleeding Lyrics as written by Mike Burkett

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    About a girl he was in love with. He felt so lucky to be with her and stuff. Blah Blah!. But after dating her for awhile she wasn't same girl and became a drain on him, enough that is felt like he was dying and he feels happier without her. He doesn't care how pretty she is or any of that other crap. She is draining!

    Now this a REAL song about girls and how much they suck, Much better than New Found Glory and stuff like that (though I do like New Found Glory). Only Nofx could make a song about a girl like this one!

    drkshadow03on August 25, 2002   Link
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    yeah i agree totally, its an awesome song and very relevant to alot of people.

    nofx_cyanideon July 09, 2005   Link
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    Yeah, definatly how a girl was good at first but now is more pain than pleasure

    fiascodagamaon November 03, 2006   Link
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    Awesome song, with alot of meaning to it.

    Dippyon June 09, 2008   Link
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    Awesome song, with alot of meaning to it.

    Dippyon June 09, 2008   Link
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    it's a pretty self explanatory song, just pointing out how amazing it is. especially the version from I Heard They Suck Live

    ShemRahBootson November 07, 2021   Link

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