I don't want to die
Even though I have to
I just want to live a long, long time

And I see the gang to which I belong
Time to sing out our happy song
Wouldn't it be a cruel joke
If it's too late to try? Why?

I don't wanna grow
Even if it's good growth
I just wanna stay just like this

And I see the comfortable place to rest
Time to get this shit off my chest
Wouldn't it be a cruel joke
If it's too late to try? Why?

And I see the comfortable place to rest
Time to get this shit off my chest
Wouldn't it be a cruel joke if it's true?

And I see the comfortable place to rest
Time to get this shit off my chest
Wouldn't it be a cruel joke
If it's too late to try? Why?

Too
Late to try
Too
Late to try
And I never swear like that
And I never lose my mind

And I never cry like that
And I never swear like that
And I never lose my mind


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    OMG..no one has wrote on this song yet?!?..man this is one of Weezers best..well to me its in my top 5 favorite Weezer songs!!..this is a great song written by a great band!!!=W=!

    Are_You_Listeningon August 27, 2002   Link
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    does anyone have an mp3 of this song? gosh i really really want to hear it.. i didnt get the chance to download any of the newer demos.... :( if anyone can help me out, my email is jruie7575@aol.com. thanx alot

    WeezerMaladroiton September 15, 2002   Link
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    He's worked so long at tryign to be successful, he wonders if he's missed out on things. The "and i never swear like that, never cry like that" parts are in the "your sister" song too.

    iamsoscrewedon April 30, 2003   Link
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    i still dont understand... too late for trying what ????

    primzviciouson January 09, 2005   Link
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    I like this song... but the first couple lines sound really stupid... still i love it. I didn't notice how its the same as your sister there... i like that song too... i just found all this stuff today on weezernerds.com if anyone needs a place to get a bunch of random weezer music no one's ever heard of

    buddishon May 03, 2005   Link
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    the first couple of lines are the best(except for the happy song part)

    Goatpunishmenton September 01, 2006   Link

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