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I wanna sing, I wanna shout.
I wanna scream till the words dry out.
So put it in all of the papers, I'm not afraid.
They can read all about it, read all about it, oh.

Nothing to hide
Stifle and smother
Suffered and cried
Strife made me tougher
Never mumbled or shy
The trouble I rise above all
Expectations to get rep
Ain't never begged yet
When I wanted to get pence, hustle,
To be, I'm exactly what my neck says.
That sket said I tried to cash in on my Dad's death,
I wanted to vent 'stead I said nothing at all.
After all you were never king to me,
Family is something that you never been to me,
In fact making it harder for me to see my father was the only thing that
You ever did for me.

I wanna sing, I wanna shout.
I wanna scream till the words dry out.
So put it in all of the papers, I'm not afraid.
They can read all about it, read all about it, oh.

Dear dad,
As a kid I looked up to you,
Only thing was I never saw enough of you
.
The last thing I said to you was I hated you,
I loved you
and now it's too late to say to you.
Just didn't know what to do or how to deal with it,
Even now deep down I'm still livid.
To think, I used to blame me,
I wonder what I did to you to make you hate me.
I wasn't even five, life's a journey and mine wasn't an easy ride.
You never even got to see me rhyme,
I just wish you would of reached out,
I wish you would of been round when I been down.
I wish that you could see me now,
Wherever you are I really hope you found peace.
But know that if I ever have kids,
Unlike you I'll never let them be without me.

I wanna sing, I wanna shout.
I wanna scream till the words dry out.
So put it in all of the papers, I'm not afraid.
They can read all about it, read all about it, oh.

I write songs I can't listen to
Everything I have I give to you
In every one of these lines I sing to you.
My job's more like public service
My life just became yours to read and interpret.
If you heard it will come across a lot different at times
I throw fits when I read how they word things.
You've seen me smile
Now you're gonna have to see me hurting
Cause pretending everything is alright when it ain't, really isn't working.

I wanna sing, I wanna shout.
I wanna scream till the words dry out.
So put it in all of the papers, I'm not afraid.
They can read all about it, read all about it, oh.

I ain't censoring myself for nobody
I'm the only thing I can be,
All that is good, all that is bad, all that is, me.

I wanna sing, I wanna shout.
I wanna scream till the words dry out.
So put it in all of the papers, I'm not afraid.
They can read all about it, read all about it, oh.



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    UnregisteredFeb 23, 2014 at 10:09 pm
    His mother and father split up and his father had a different family and every time he wanted to see his dad his stepmother wouldn't allow it then his father died and she blamed him for doing it and he has so much regret because the last thing he said to his father was "I hate you"
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    UnregisteredSep 2, 2012 at 7:50 pm
    My dad died 8 months ago, i'm 13, i wish i'd spent more time with him, i regret everytime i ever said i hated him so badly. I'd give anything to go back on life. I didnt realise the true meaning to this song, and now i cant listen to it without crying.
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    UnregisteredMay 13, 2012 at 1:15 pm
    It's about a boy who can't ever see his dad or hang out with him, because of his stephmother. I cried. I really cried listening to this song and before i never understood what he said, i've searched for the lyrics and i bet i can't ever listen to this song without crying. Too emotional. I understood that i am reading this guy his diary, you need to realize that. Thank you.
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    UnregisteredMay 10, 2012 at 3:49 pm
    I'm fed up with all your moaning, you can do whatever you like, read me like a book and do whatever you like, but i don't care anymore. Move on
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    UnregisteredApr 19, 2012 at 9:13 pm
    Dint have an easy life cos father wasnt there for him!! I actually know what hes saying cos am 21 in two weeks and ive litterally been inches away from my father and we have ignored eachother, and weve never spoke to one an another!!!

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