Looking back on my childhood it wasn't that bad but it wasn't that great
I carry the luggage like a bag of bricks feels like its holding down on me again
Staring down a pitch black road painted lines show me the direction
The sun is burning on my face the sun is setting me on fire

Nobody told me where to go
Nobody told me when to run

I can't find my way back home lost my head down there somewhere
Could we just be gone alone live in doubt and fear I've shown
Gazing down a long gray road I see the stop sign way up ahead
Sun is burning on my face the sun is setting me on fire!

Nobody told me where to go
Nobody told me when to run
Nobody told me when to run
Nobody told me nobody told me

Same old shit different day gotta get up gotta get up
Same old shit different day gotta get up gptta get up

I can't find my way back home lost my head down there somewhere
Could we just be gone alone live in doubt and fear I've shown
Gazing down a long gray road I see the stop sign way up ahead
Sun is burning on my face the sun is setting me on fire!

Nobody told me where to go
Nobody told me when to run


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Nobody Told Me Lyrics as written by Wesley Reid Scantlin Wesley Scantlin

Lyrics © Warner Chappell Music, Inc.

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    good songness, my childhood sucked asss

    blueglitz27on August 31, 2002   Link
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    wo!gr8 song,though most ppl dont like it......but......screw them!i think this song is about his childhood days.i heard scatlin's mother died when he was young.........so he must be telling us all that there wasn't anyone to guide him through the ways of life! it teaches us the importance of our parents and guardians!

    undisturbedon April 10, 2002   Link
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    Yeah, this is my fav song on da album

    King Nothingon April 10, 2002   Link
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    i can relate to the song and i can say that this is the as*s kicking song in P.O.M's come clean album

    Industrialized666on June 09, 2005   Link
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    i can relate to the song and i can say that this is the as*s kicking song in P.O.M's come clean album

    Industrialized666on June 09, 2005   Link
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    This is the best song on the come clean album. I can listen to it all day long. I do agree with undisturbed that the song is about his childhood.

    Gilligan2346on July 30, 2005   Link
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    To be honest, I don't really like this song and I don't really care what is it about. But what I totally love about it is the bridge! "Same old shit, different day" has became my new motto and the only answer to most annoying question: "what's up?". Hell, I love it...

    fear_meon January 10, 2008   Link
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    Song Fact

    This song was originally released on their first independent album from 1997 "Abrasive", then re-recorded for Come Clean.

    The original song is structured differently, the tempo picks up during the "Same old shit" bit, followed by a (sloppy) guitar solo courtesy of Wes. The song then ends abruptly after the solo.

    no1careshuiamon February 10, 2018   Link

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