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Perfect by nature,
Bygones of self indulgence.
Just what we all need,
More lies about a world that
*chorus 1*
Never was and never will be.
Have you no shame,
Don't you see me?
You know you've got everybody fooled.
Look here she comes now.
Bow down and stare in wonder.
Oh! How we loved you.
Too bad we didn't know she
*chorus 2*
Never was and never will be.
You don't know how you've betrayed me.
You know you've got everybody fooled.
*chorus 2*
*chorus 3*
Never was and never will be.
You're not real and you can't save me.
Somehow now you're everybody's fool.



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    meloncholy_music_loverMar 23, 2010 at 2:21 pm
    THIS SONG IS CALLED EVERYBODY"S FOOL!!! this song is kinda mocking today's "perfect image". the title actually makes perect sense. since people in the spotlight do things that other's WANT to see... thus "Everybody's Fool"
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    aic1993Jun 30, 2008 at 2:11 am
    the song is everybodys fool and uh it isn't bygones of self indulgence its icons of self indulgence. just thought i'd correct it but im not sure what the song is about. so im going to take a guess i think its about this stupid image the world has about people, having to be perfect and stuff...i dont know.

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