"Proud" as written by and Tegan Quin Sara Quin....
Freedom and blood
I make my mark and fight for tomorrow
Finally I've got something
Something I can raise my voice for
Fine tell them who you really want
Fine well you'll get yours and I'll get mine

Proud I'm proud to be proud to see
They said proud
I'm proud to be proud to be me
They said tell me oh you've got to tell me

Freedom's rough
So we take our stand and fight for tomorrow
Finally we got something something we can
Bring down the house with
Fine tell them who you think you are
Fine tell them fine is what you are

And when you finally figure out what it is you need
You better think of me
No no no no

When I get up
I feel the rhythm in my fingers
I get up - I hear the rhythm in my laughter
Take a second look
You might find that I am stronger
Take a second look
You might find that you are stronger

Imagination inspiration
It's only fair that I tell you
I plan on leaving here tonight with my pride
It gets me every time with my pride
I'm proud to be I'm proud to be me

Lyrics submitted by LizardGirl

"Proud" as written by Tegan Rain Quin Sara Keirsten Quin

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    General Comment"when you finally figure out what it is you need, you better think of me."

    i love that line.
    tegan and sara are awesome.
    -=TiedToTheTracks=-on July 03, 2005   Link
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    General CommentYea, that's one of the best lines ever.
    I also like, "I plan on leaving here tonight with my pride".
    Misseveruson March 22, 2006   Link
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    General CommentThis is my current personal anthem. Nice song, like most of theirs are.
    RyanJ1983on March 27, 2006   Link
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    General Commentmy favorite part is:
    "tellll me.
    oh, you've gotta tell me..."

    ...which for some reason, is not included in the lyrics posted up.
    i don't understand why people post lyrics that skips parts....
    especially when they're the best part of the song.
    omfgmattyon April 10, 2007   Link
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    General CommentThey're lesbians. It's a pride some. Kapeesh?
    evapor8edon April 25, 2007   Link
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    General CommentThis song is perhaps more literal than alot of theirs, but i love it. I find it uplifting and i definitely relate to it, it has such strength to it. "Fine, tell them who you think you are. Fine, tell them fine is what you are."

    Heh heh - It always makes me laugh though when tegan/sara (i don't know whose this one is) gets into the NO NO NONONONO..part. She does it so well, but i often wonder what compelled her to go so nuts in that part.
    mistiqueblueon July 22, 2007   Link
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    General Commenti agree with evapor8ed.

    because they are lesbains this song is about them figuring out who they really are and being able to embrace it and be proud to be gay.
    always_crazy_foryouon October 06, 2007   Link
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    General CommentMy favorite Tegan and Sara song!! This was one of the first songs I heard from them, before I even knew they were gay. This is such a strong solid song with a blatant and proud message... She sounds so proud and forthcoming of herself when she sings. And I feel proud to scream this song at the top of my lungs with her and tell everyone FINE IS WHAT I AM, I'M PROUD TO BE ME! (and proud to be gay, duh) This is my persoanl anthem!
    IHeartTeganon November 07, 2007   Link
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    General Commentthankyou tegan & sara
    coootiequeenon December 11, 2007   Link
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    General CommentGay pride... duh. XD
    XNeverMindon April 06, 2011   Link

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