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This whole routine is getting old
So am I and so are you.
My reputation lets me know I can do whatever I want to
Though it seems that you believe you can do whatever it is you please
Not before, not before you wind up on your knees.

(Don't cry to me no more)
You like the way that people stare at you now
You look so fake, just thought that you should know
And you're all the same and when the curtain drops down
You'll be replaced by something typical.

You set yourself up to be sold.
And that's okay cause that's your role.
Manipulation takes it toll.
What will you do when nobody wants you?
Though it seems that you believe you can do whatever it is you please
Not before, not before you wind up on your knees.

(Don't cry to me no more)
You like the way that people stare at you now
You look so fake, just thought that you should know
And you're all the same and when the curtain drops down
You'll be replaced by something typical.

I know I've stood so long beside you
And I know I should have left you right where I had found you
I know I stood so long beside you
And I've know I should have left you right where I had found you

You like the way that people stare at you now
You look so fake, just thought that you should know
And you're all the same and when the curtain drops down
You'll be replaced by something typical.

You like the way that people stare at you now
You look so fake, just thought that you should know
And you're all the same and when the curtain drops down
You'll be replaced by something typical.



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    redjumpsuitapparatus12May 9, 2009 at 6:29 pm
    This means to me. "you like the way the people stare at you now" means that when she wasnt with him she was a nobody and now the people always look at her in a way that she likes so the fame is making her somebody that shes not. " though it seems that you belive you can do whatever it is you please not before, not before you wind up on your knees" means that when he breaks up with her that's when she's going to realiza that she was being fake and letting his fame get to her head. My point The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus is one of the most influential, lyrical band ever. Love them 2 thimbs way up! .

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