Next day the same man told me logic's insane
Get what you can, make money then deposit the change
My life's a constant journey, and there's no stopping the train
It's like I view things different, my mind don't process the same
So I stand under the dark clouds but don't acknowledge the rain
Force myself to look into a mirror of a reflection that's depressing
Taking 18 credits of classes, not seeming to get the lesson
I'm feeling like I put in enough effort, I should've won
Came up short, thinking of other things I could've done.
Maybe I would have made it, if we were together as one.
But no, you were steady trying to lead me to the edge of the cliff
I wouldn't jump, so you tied me up and tried to feed me to the fish.
It wasn't my fault, you forced me to chose
I was building a foundation for the future, you forced me to move.
YOU forced me to use this pen
to numb the torture and abuse.
That I forced upon myself, cuz I aint wanna believe
that my hopes and aspirations were merely just a dream.
Sitting here under the tree, listening wondering when the thunder will come
Cuz I'm just not meant to live life under the sun.