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Pierce The Veil – Caraphernelia lyrics

[Verse 1]
Sunshine;
There ain't a thing that you can do that's gonna ruin my night

(But there's just something about),
This dizzy dreamer and her bleeding little blue boy,
Licking your fingers like you're done and
You've decided there is so much more than me (oh!)
And baby honestly it's harder breathing next to you, I shake,
I brought a gun and as the preacher tried to stop me,
Hold my heart it's beating for you anyway.

[Chorus]
What if I can't forget you? (Oh)
I'll burn your name into my throat,
I'll be the fire that'll catch you.
What's so good about picking up the pieces?
None of the colors ever light up anymore in this hole .
Oh

[Verse 2]
Nobody prays for the worthless (no!),
Nobody gives another penny for the selfish

(You're learning how to taste what you kill now).
Don't mind me, I'm just reaching for your necklace,
Talking to my mom about this little girl from Texas.

[Chorus]
What if I can't forget you? (Oh)
I'll burn your name into my throat,
I'll be the fire that'll catch you.
What's so good about picking up the pieces?
None of the colors ever light up anymore in this hole
.

[Hook]
Just give her back to me,
You know I can't afford the medicine that feeds what I need.
So baby what if I can't forget you? (What if I can't forget you?)
Collide invisible lips like a shadow on the wall and just throw, oh no.
You can't just throw me away!

[Bridge]
So what if I can't forget you?
I'll burn your name into my throat,
I'll be the fire that'll catch you
What's so good about picking up the pieces?
What if I don't even want to?

[Chorus]
What if I can't forget you?
I'll burn your name into my throat,
I'll be the fire that'll catch you.
What's so good about picking up the pieces?
None of the colors ever light up anymore in this hole.
Just give her back to me,
You know I can't afford the medicine that feeds what I need.
So baby what if I can't forget you? (What if I can't forget you?)
I'd better learn to live alone!

[Outro]
What's so good about picking up the pieces?
What's so good about (what's so good about)
What's so good about picking up the pieces?



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    KayleeIsNocturnal
    "The last time I saw my ex-girlfriend, she left all kinds of random things behind at my house: travel shampoo, a razor in the shower, hair clips, etc. It was basically just a bunch of stuff that kept reminding me of her. After a while, it made me miss her, and I wondered why we ever broke up in the first place. When I wrote the music for the chorus, I knew right away that I wanted to ask my friend Jeremy McKinnon [of A Day To Remember] to do the screaming parts on the chorus and bridge. A few weeks after I wrote the song, I approached Jeremy with the idea and he agreed to sing on the album. It turned out to be one of my favorite tracks once we collaborated. One of my favorite things to do is make music with my friends. That collaboration makes the songs very special to me."
    - By Vic Fuentes himself.
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    I read something somewhere where vic wrote different things about every song on the selfish mechines album. Here is what he said for this song: "the last time i saw my ex-girlfriend, she left all kinds of random things behind at my house: travel shampoo, a razor in the shower, hair clips, etc. It was basically just a bunch of stuff that kept reminding me of her. After a while, it made me miss her, and i wondered why we ever broke up in the first place. When i wrote the music for the chorus, i knew right away that i wanted to ask my friend jeremy mckinnon [of a day to remember] to do the screaming parts on the chorus and bridge. A few weeks after i wrote the song, i approached jeremy with the idea and he agreed to sing on the album. It turned out to be one of my favorite tracks once we collaborated. One of my favorite things to do is make music with my friends. That collaboration makes the songs very special to me"
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    A girl leaves a guy who wanted nothing but her. Now she's gone and he's trying to get over her. It's a bit of a flip-flop song, he is determined at one point but brought to begging and arguing the next. Asking her "what if i cant forget you" as well as asking the guy she is with to give her back. (only reason I know. It describes my break up perfectly).
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    "the last time i saw my ex-girlfriend, she left all kinds of random things behind at my house: travel shampoo, a razor in the shower, hair clips, etc. It was basically just a bunch of stuff that kept reminding me of her. After a while, it made me miss her, and i wondered why we ever broke up in the first place. When i wrote the music for the chorus, i knew right away that i wanted to ask my friend jeremy mckinnon [of a day to remember] to do the screaming parts on the chorus and bridge. A few weeks after i wrote the song, i approached jeremy with the idea and he agreed to sing on the album. It turned out to be one of my favorite tracks once we collaborated. One of my favorite things to do is make music with my friends. That collaboration makes the songs very special to me. "
    - by vic fuentes himself.
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    It's about a guy who really love a girl named cara and the "phernelia" means things left behind. And the song is called "caraphernelia" because this boy was so in love with this girl and would do anything for her and she just loved the attention of guys so she "loved" him but when he wasn't around she needed attention from guys and cheated on the boy and just threw away their relationship like it was nothing, and it's so hard for him to forget her since all her things are just around his house and its just sick reminders of her when he doesn't want to give them back cause he just doesn't want to see her ever again.
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