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Breathe in right away.
Nothing seems to fill this place.
I need this everytime
So take your lies, get off my case.
Someday I will find
A love that flows through me like this
This will fall away, this will fall away.

You're getting closer
To pushing me off of life's little edge
'Cause I'm a loser
And sooner or later you know I'll be dead
You're getting closer
You're holding the rope and I'm taking the fall
'Cause I'm a loser, I'm a loser, yeah.

This is getting old.
I can't break these chains that I hold
My body's growing cold
There's nothing left of this mind or my soul.
Addiction needs a pacifier, the buzz of this poison is taking me higher.
This will fall away, this will fall away.

You're getting closer
To pushing me off of life's little edge.
'Cause I'm a loser
And sooner or later you know I'll be dead.
You're getting closer
You're holding the rope and I'm taking the fall
'Cause I'm a loser
I'm a loser!

You're getting closer
To pushing me off of life's little edge.
'Cause I'm a loser
And sooner or later you know I'll be dead.
You're getting closer
You're holding the rope and I'm taking the fall.
'Cause I'm a loser

You're getting closer
To pushing me off of life's little edge
'Cause I'm a loser
And sooner or later you know I'll be dead.
You're getting closer
You're holding the rope and I'm taking the fall.
'Cause I'm a loser.



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    hhsmApr 3, 2008 at 8:06 pm
    I hate the meaning of this song because in my perspective it means that no matter how much the person loves you, you are still going to give your life away. Not worrying about how they will feel about the whole situation. My boyfriend sent me this song and now i'm in tears... I feel as if i can't do anything to keep him from feeling these things...
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    sportie_chick28Aug 31, 2008 at 12:30 am
    this song makes me sad because the person is saying that he's a loser, that's never gonna change, and he's gonna wind up dead one day. cmon ppl! even if you've made mistakes, even if you have regrets, u can still change your life around! just take it one step at a time and don't give up, because there are ppl who care about u and if u let them, they'll help make u feel better. ur not a loser.
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    missfitNov 17, 2010 at 9:40 am
    the lead singer wrote the song about his friend who is a drug addict.if you look into the lyrics you will see a few hints."addiction needs a pacifier the buzz of the poison is taking me higher" or "sooner or later you know ill be dead".
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    KIMBERLYLLMay 27, 2009 at 4:59 pm
    wHEN EVER I GET REALLY MAD AND WANNA GO CRAZY I SING THIS SONG IN MY MIRROR AND I LOVE IT!!! I JUST WANNA SING IT TO THE WORLD
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    notanyoneFeb 5, 2009 at 4:29 pm
    one of the meanings to this song is extraordinary amount of time i've spent trying to find the lyrics at all. perhaps societies tend to form themselves and be set up such that there are always some that end up dead -- maybe with my lack of money my computer's so slow that i spend through lack of money (and lack else as a result) so much time that my life will fall apart again -- is that a loser ...? one who gets killed through lack of wherewithal to do else? as the world speeds up those who once were considered to travel fast are now slow by comparison and "we" can just write them off as dead? -- from a potential loser: merry murder --- DID THIS FINALLY GET POSTED?

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