Separate your mind
Overcome in time
I'm taking what is mine

Nothing is all, I thought I was there
I'm finding myself going nowhere
Is this a mistake that cannot relate
To what is fake?

Is this what I get for learning to speak?
For opening eyes and digging in deep?
Is this what I get for being reborn
From the norm?

I don't want to shine, light will make us blind
I don't wanna feel unreal
What have I become? Born under the sun
Planets will converge for you

I, I'll try to break you
I'll try to break you
I'll try to break you

What would it take to not look away?
To open my eyes and stare in the face
To learn from what's real, I'm trying to deal
But it's worthless

Is this what I get for learning to speak?
For opening eyes and digging in deep?
Is this what I get for being reborn
From the norm?

I don't want to shine, light will make us blind
I don't wanna feel unreal
What have I become? Born under the sun
Planets will converge for you

Pushing and grinding is twisting my mind frame
El tempo que pesa nos tumba la mesa
Y ahora que es nuestro, mi vida te apuesto
Bet my life

I don't want to shine, light will make us blind
I don't wanna feel unreal
What have I become? Born under the sun
Planets will converge for you

I don't wanna feel
I don't wanna feel
I don't wanna feel
Unreal


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    i love the lyrics for this song esp the part - Nothing is all, I thought I was there I'm finding myself going nowhere Is this a mistake? I cannot relate to what is fake

    Is this what I get for learning to speak? For opening eyes and digging in deep? Is this what I get for being reborn from the norm?

    wow ill nino is so fucking awesome! i heard this is going to b their next single anyone kno when it will come out?

    xxxDARKIRISxxxon May 29, 2002   Link
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    yea this song is going to be the third single from Revolution Revolucion, my guess is it will be released around July. It's a kick ass song, better What Comes Around, but nothing can beat God Save Us!

    tommyvercetti86on June 07, 2002   Link
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    isnt it wheres my life and not bet my life?

    xxxDARKIRISxxxon September 10, 2002   Link
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    great song and great video too you can download the video from: 66.250.116.11/illnino-_....pt.vu.zip

    hatebreederon September 12, 2002   Link
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    ...haven't seen the video yet...

    GlassJAw182on September 29, 2002   Link
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    i have now, they edited most of the screaming and the actual song sounds a bit different from the one on the album.

    GlassJAw182on October 05, 2002   Link
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    Can anyone translate the spanish accurately? They are as kickass as they come, though so many people i know haven't heard of them.

    xKissxHerxBruisesxon April 03, 2005   Link
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    I think it could be about someone trying to change themself but not wanting to feel fake or to "shine". I wonder what shine could be, sticking out? or being liked? Anyway i think this person dosen't want to be in the spotlight. OR This person is different from everyone else and they are trying to find the truth out about something or someone and that person or thing is too complicated. Thats just what i get from it but yours might be different.

    xKissxHerxBruisesxon April 03, 2005   Link
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    i heard a version of this song where he doesn't scream at all. there's also a piano during the second part of the chorus. i think it sounds a lot better and even more powerful than the cd version. it was on a sample cd for ozzfest one year i believe. anyway, my favorite ill nino song by far.

    sortileguson June 14, 2006   Link
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    the spanish El tempo que pesa nos tumba la mesa Y ahora que es nuestro, mi vida te apuesto. means The tempo that weighs us tomb the table AND now that is ours, my life you handsome, I believe. This song is nearly amazing im not to sure what it means tho.

    GodSaveUsNameless9on July 01, 2009   Link

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