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I believe it's time for me to be famous,
And out of place.
I believe it's time for me to move forward,
When I break through.

This time I'll make you,

Proud to see me over, come on day light.

Proud of, who you raised.

Your shelter, your peacefulness.

So this time I'll make you proud.

Proud of who you raised up.
You know that I will
Always be here till' the end

Come back so I can say thank you for this,
Home cooked meals and a place to rest,
My troubled head when you're away
I've passed the test, I've earned an A,
Not just in school, but in life,
You'll always be right by my side.
To help me show, hope to all,
That are lost and sick in this dying world.
I'll use the love you left behind,
I'll change their minds, I'll change their minds.

I hope, I hope you smile,
When you look down on me
I hope you smile.

This can't,
We won't know.
I hope that I make you proud.

This is not what it is, only baby scars.
I need your love like a boy needs his mother's side.
This is not what it is, only baby scars.
I need your love like a boy needs his mother's side.

This is not what it is, only baby scars.
I need your love like a boy needs his mother's side, Yeah.

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    UnregisteredDec 5, 2013 at 6:09 pm
    This song is not only for Austin to thank his mother but also to show others to either appreciate what they have, to recognize everything a mother does for her kids. Austin lost his mother at 17 and this is his song to tell her he loves her and he will make her proud.
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    UnregisteredAug 29, 2012 at 12:52 am
    I bet his mum would be so proud of him today, there's no doubt. This man is a walking inspiration to so many people.
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    UnregisteredOct 13, 2013 at 3:07 pm
    Listening to this song brings me to tears, not only because of how Austin felt, because of the meaning behind it.
    So many people out there can relate to this song, because of the lyrics.
    Watching the Warped Tour and seeing him cry, broke me down. I had shed a thousand tears just to think how he felt in front of thousands of people.
    Of Mice & Men is a great band! All their songs have meaningful lyrics that are amazing.
    Regardless of all rumors, all OM&M fans love them, and i couldnt see why they wouldnt!
    <3 c;
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    UnregisteredAug 29, 2012 at 11:25 pm
    This song was written about how when his mom died when he was just so young and hes thanking her and telling her hell always remember her
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    UnregisteredAug 30, 2012 at 3:48 am
    Austin, the screamer, had lost his mother when he was 17 years old. Thats the true meaning. My meaning is, i just want to make my father proud of me. He says he is but i don't feel like he ever is. Like no matter what i do it's not good enough

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