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I'm out the door, I'm on my ass again like every night before
I'm off the wall, out of my fucking mind, I'm out of control
I'll be the end of her, I'm in her head and in control
She's let me in, now take a sip and let the show begin
The floor's all yours, the house is full
You've made the slip now take the fall
I pull your strings, she's too deep in
So will she sink or swim

Ladies and gentleman
Place your fuckin bets, here we go

Oh she's down, how very spectacular
What a work of art I've spawned
Man am I proud of myself on this one
She's such a fucking masterpiece
Self destruction in such a pretty little thing

I know that I should walk away
But I can't bring myself to quit this game
She's just a beautiful girl with the weight of the world on her shoulders
I'm just a kick in the teeth from a world that's painted gold.

Turn the fuckin' tables

She's out the door, she's on her ass again like every night before
She's off the wall, out of her fucking mind, she's out of control
I was the end of her
In her head, in control

Just like before
I should've told you again
That I'm so sorry
I'm so sorry
I'm so sorry
Just like before
I should've told you again
That I'm so sorry
I'm so sorry

Just like before
I should've told you again
That I'm so sorry
I'm so sorry
Just like before
I should've told you again
That I'm so sorry
I'm so sorry
I'm so sorry

Just like before
I should've told you again
That I'm so sorry
I'm so sorry
I'm so sorry



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    UnregisteredJan 4, 2012 at 6:26 pm
    A girl from a horrible life mets a guy from a world painted gold. They're not supposed to be together and because of that the guy's world ends up hurting her
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    TrashyPerfectJul 20, 2011 at 10:54 pm
    I think that the girl it was talking about reprented the alcohol,drugs,and sex Danny had and he still was perfect, then at ''Turn the fuckin' tables'' was when his life when downhill and he needed help and he was sorry about all he did.
    *If you see the music video it would make more sense.*
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    AmbiiMonsterApr 29, 2011 at 6:52 pm
    the ultimate party song.

    but no i think its about someone danny was with who partied and he used or something and he's sorry about it.
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    UnregisteredApr 27, 2014 at 10:42 pm
    Everyone is entitled to their own opinion. Personally, I think it's about Danny showing an originally innocent girl his lifestyle at that time, realizing what he's done, and being truly remorseful.
    Through Sin and Self Destruction depicts a girl drugging him, which has actually happened, or is rumored to have happened, at least. It wasn't necessarily directly related to the meaning of the three songs used, though the band has said that they felt that they were most pertinent to the story of Danny's ultimate downfall. Danny is notorious for his abuse of alcohol and cocaine, his reckless, impulsive behavior, addiction to sex, and his "rockstar" attitude. That was the old Danny; he's changed. The whole band has, at least in the public's eye, as a matter of fact. They've sobered up, not entirely, but they drink a lot less, and if drugs are used, they hide it well.
    They were told by Sumerian that they needed to get themselves together and put an end to their self-destructive lifestyle. Their latest release, From Death To Destiny, shows us just how much they've changed and how much their sound has evolved.
    Thy're no longer the party band that emerged in 2009 with Stand Up And Scream. Though, they will forever be stuck with that reputation, it seems, and this song will forever show us exactly how engulfed they were, or Danny was, at the time.
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    UnregisteredAug 8, 2012 at 6:59 am
    Many people get different messages from the same song. This is just what i think that like he is into drugs and alcohol and partying and he finds a girl he likes and kind of shows her his life. She likes it and turned into like a girl version of him but soon partying and drugs take over her life. She's lost in it all. He realizes what he has done he ruined her life and she wont turn back. So now he feels deep regret and is well so sorry.

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