Finished with my woman 'cause she couldn't help me with my mind
people think I'm insane because I am frowning all the time
All day long I think of things but nothing seems to satisfy
Think I'll lose my mind if I don't find something to pacify

Can you help me occupy my brain?
Oh yeah

I need someone to show me the things in life that I can't find
I can't see the things that make true happiness, I must be blind

Make a joke and I will sigh and you will laugh and I will cry
Happiness I cannot feel and love to me us so unreal

And so as you hear these words telling you now of my state
I tell you to enjoy life I wish I could but it's too late


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    what the fuck? when did they cover this?

    Ben2k9on October 08, 2004   Link
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    Best Place to find it is on the original X-Games soundtrack. allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll

    TsolPhigheron February 08, 2005   Link
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    It's also on the first Nativity In Black album which is also good. allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll

    TsolPhigheron February 08, 2005   Link
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    Magedeth does the best cover of this song I've ever heard. They change the solo and make it better.

    rust in peaceon July 18, 2005   Link
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    Magedeth does the best cover of this song I've ever heard. They change the solo and make it better.

    rust in peaceon July 18, 2005   Link
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    This is one of the best covers I've ever heard.

    Street Spiriton April 05, 2006   Link
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    I agree with street spirit it's one of the best covers ever.i like the end of the song when nick plays a little too long and it pisses dave off classic.kick ass song also the best tribute album out to the mighty sabbath.

    crimson ghoston July 07, 2006   Link
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    Amazing cover. Plenty of originality in this version, but without being debauched up the arse. God damn, I love Megadeth.

    Aartemison February 17, 2009   Link
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    Nick, Nick!

    Rusty Diamondson July 09, 2009   Link
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    It sounds like Dave says "why you fuck my brain?" and not "occupy my brain"

    GuntherJesuson December 29, 2009   Link

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