Resolute and determined-its the way you've always been.
Don't give up your position and your guaranteed to win.
It's a joke. You're not laughing.
There's one question you're not asking.
And I saw just how shallow you could be.
Sometime I worry bout the life you lead.
Sometimes I listen to the way you breathe.
Sometimes I long for you to see yourself
And realize that you need help.
When it's my red letter day Ill be the right one after all.
I'll pave the way. Let all the narrow-minded fall.
You're unequivocal. That's all too typical for you.
Listen to me, I'm always right, No matter what, No use to fight me.
Ill bring you down.
Listen to me, I'm always right, No matter what, No use to fight me.
Ill beat you down. No, not this time.
I woke up with the feeling that I hadn't slept at all.
I looked up at the ceiling is there a dream I should recall.
It was you(me)by the water. No reflection just the mirror.
And I saw just how pretentious I could be.
And now my red letter day comes crashing down around my feet.
We've all got flaws and I've been arrogant to think.
That it was only you. That's all too typical for me.

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    i think it's about a guy whose in love with a girl that either does dangerous things to herself or others. and he wants her to stop, but she won't listen to him

    alkalinegirlon January 06, 2002   Link
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    i think this song is about someone that you think you know when you realize that they have changed and after a period of self examination you realize that you are the one who has changed.

    hovergunon March 02, 2002   Link
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    For me this song is about someone who thinks he has all the answers, and perhaps has many of the answers for people around him, but then hits bottom himself and realizes he doesnt have his own answers. Been there done that.

    What are you seeking?

    Seekeron April 18, 2002   Link
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    i agree with seeker on this one.

    epifaton June 15, 2002   Link
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    this is an awesome song... inspection 12 is a great band.. i esp. like this song b/c it reminds me of sumone i kno.. "Listen to me, I'm always right, No matter what, No use to fight me. Ill bring you down." ... esp. that part..its great... i agreee with seeker on wat they said also

    fiNcHiCkon July 24, 2002   Link
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    This song is about being a hyprocrit. The entire song he picks away at someone, then at the end, he has a self-realization: "We've all got flaws and I've been arrogant to think. That it was only you. That's all too typical for me."

    TonyBar3on December 05, 2004   Link

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