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Wake up!

Oh how the times have changed.
You're not the person I knew back then.
Let's get this straight.
This is a calling, when will they stop falling for this?
You lack all inspiration.

We are not the same.
I'll do whatever it takes
To get it through to you.
We'll call this a day.
We are not the same.
You are worthless.
Stay in your place.

It's like speaking in tongues for all you know.
Will we ever get what we deserve?
How long until the tables turn?
Will we ever get what we deserve?

I've created a monster.
I got a side of me that no one should see.
So quit stalling, pack your bags, keep walking away.
Your life leads to destruction.

We are not the same.
I've struggled to long to sit back and let you take this from me.
We are not the same.
I have given everything.

It's like speaking in tongues for all you know.
Will we ever get what we deserve?
How long until the tables turn?
Will we ever get what we deserve?
Get what we deserve?
Get what we deserve?
Get what we deserve?

Disrespect your surroundings.

You won't make it out alive.
You won't make it out alive.
You won't make it out alive.
You won't make it out alive.

It's like speaking in tongues for all you know.
Will we ever get what we deserve?
How long until the tables turn?
Will we ever get what we deserve?



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    Sam TomakaMar 20, 2013 at 3:26 pm
    The song title is more or less a direct quote from "The Good Son", which is a movie from the 90's about a kid who turns out to be a psychopath. He creates a lifesized doll who he names "Mr. Highway", takes him to a highway overpass, and sits him on the edge of the bridge. Turning to his cousin, who has no idea what's about to happen, he says, "Poor Mr. Highway, he's thinking about the end. He's had enough of this terrible life." grins, and pushes the doll off the bridge into oncoming traffic, causing a massive accident.
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    UnregisteredMar 7, 2012 at 7:34 pm
    This song is about the alter ego inside of him, most artists have one whether purposefully obtained or not. Pretty much his alter ego is slowly robbing him of his personality and control and giving all of his talent and all of his favorite lyrics he wrote as a kid to a greedy money hungry company. This is all adtr writes about, if you don't believe me check for yourself. This is the harsh reality of the music industry.

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