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I haven't been home for a while
I'm sure everything's the same
Mom and Dad both in denial
An only child to take the blame

I'm sorry, Mom, but I don't miss you
Father's no name you deserve
I'm just a kid with no ambitions
Wouldn't come home for the world

You'll never know what I become
The king of all that's said and done
The forgotten son

This city's buried in defeat
I walk along these no-name streets
Wave goodbye to all
As I fall...

At the dead-end I begin
To burn a bridge of innocence
Satisfaction guaranteed
A pillow-weight catastrophe

On a mission nowhere bound
Inhibitions underground
A shallow grave I
Have dug all by myself

And now I've been gone for so long
I can't remember who was wrong
All innocence is long gone
I pledge allegiance to a world of disbelief
Where I belong

A walking disaster
The son of all bastards
You regret you made me
It's too late to save me
(You regret you made me
It's too late to save me)

(He said)
As far as I can tell
It's just voices in my head
Am I talking to myself?
'Cause I don't know what I just said

(And she said)
Far is where I fell
Maybe I'm better off dead
Am I at the end of nowhere
Is this as good as it gets?

And now I've been gone for so long
I can't remember who was wrong
All innocence is long gone
I pledge allegiance to a world of disbelief
Where I belong

A walking disaster
The son of all bastards
You regret you made me
It's too late to save me
(To save me, to save me, to save me...)

("It's too late") [x2]

To save me, to save me, to save me, to save me

And now I've been gone for so long
I can't remember who was wrong
All innocence is long gone
I pledge allegiance to a world of disbelief
Where I belong

A walking disaster
The son of all bastards
You regret you made me
It's too late to save me

I will be home in a while
You don't have to say a word
I can't wait to see you smile
Wouldn't miss it for the world

I will be home in a while
You don't have to say a word
I can't wait to see you smile
Wouldn't miss it for the world



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  • m
    +6
    megannosaurusMay 18, 2008 at 11:23 pm
    it's about a boy who thinks he just has an ultimately bad life.
    he just absolutely hates his parents
    so he moves away from them thinking he'll do better.
    but he's on his own now
    and he realizes he had it pretty good.
    now he has to take care of himself and it's jsut really hard for him.
    and now he's starting to realize that his parents were
    doing things because they cared about him.
    not because they hated him.
    and he's finally starting to see that.
    so he decides he's going to go visit his parents,
    because he misses what he gave up.
  • aspen
    +2
    aspenSep 28, 2008 at 11:15 pm
    this is about a kid that thinks he has a bad life and thinks no one loves himm... (kinda like emos)
  • s
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    squeedOct 8, 2008 at 4:17 am
    it's a kid
    who leaves home because his parents are stupid,
    he hates them.
    he moves away alone,
    and does fine.
    but after a while he cant remember why he left.
    or who was wrong.
    so he thinks maybe he misses something
    so he goes back.
  • r
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    RedxHazardMar 25, 2012 at 2:45 am
    The point of the song is to tell how when growing up he thought that his parents were against doing things that seemed unfair. Then he ran away thinking it would get better for him. So after a while he sees that wat his parents did was to help him grow up safe. So now finally he goes back to see them apoligize and make ammends for hurting them.
  • Cobaltshadow
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    CobaltshadowMar 9, 2009 at 12:56 pm
    love love love this song. sooo awesome. its about a kid who ran away from home because he hated the way his parents controlled him and stuff, but now he realizes he was wrong and he wants to go back and reminisce.

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