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I am someone easy to leave
Even easier to forget
A voice, if inaccurate

Again, I'm the one they all run from
Diatribes of clouded sun
Someone help me find the pause button

All these tapes in my head swirl around
Keeping my vibe down
All these thoughts in my head aren't my own
Wreaking havoc

I'm too exhausting to be loved
A volatile chemical
Best to quarantine and cut off

All these tapes in my head swirl around
Keeping my vibe down
All these thoughts in my head aren't my own
Wreaking havoc

All these tapes in my head swirl around
Keeping my vibe down
All these thoughts in my head aren't my own
Wreaking havoc

I'm a thorn in your sweet side
You are better off without me
It'd be best to leave at once

All these tapes in my head swirl around
Keeping my vibe down
All these thoughts in my head aren't my own
Wreaking havoc



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    UnregisteredApr 3, 2012 at 9:35 pm
    All these tapes r her memories,playing over in her mind ,of her relationship,and the thoughts that arnt her own,theyre not hers because they belong to both her and her former partner...
  • u
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    UnregisteredJan 11, 2012 at 8:54 pm
    I feel like, at least to me, this song reminds me of the ever-controlling issue of ocd... As someone who suffers from it.
    Constant repeating thoughts, "wreaking havoc".. Causing relationships to be troublesome and hard to maintain if they don't understand...

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