For a Pessimist I'm Pretty Optimistic

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Paramore is an American rock band from Franklin, Tennessee, formed in 2004. The band currently consists of lead vocalist Hayley Williams, bassist Jeremy Davis, and guitarist Taylor York. The group released its debut album All We Know Is Falling in 2005, and its second album Riot! in 2007, which was… more »

Just talk yourself up
And tear yourself down
You've built your one wall
Now find your way around What's the problem?
You've got a lot of nerve 
So what did you think I would say?
No, you can't run away, you can't run away
So what did you think I would say?
No, you can't run away, you can't run away
You wouldn't

I never wanted to say this
You never wanted to stay
I put my faith in you, so much faith And then you just threw it away
You threw it away

I'm not so naive My sorry eyes can see
The way you fight shy
Of almost everything
Well, if you give up
You'll get what you deserve 
So what did you think I would say?
No, you can't run away, you can't run away
So what did you think I would say?
No, you can't run away, you can't run away
You wouldn't

I never wanted to say this
You never wanted to stay
I put my faith in you, so much faith And then you just threw it away
You threw it away

You were finished long before We had even seen the start Why don't you stand up, be a man about it? Fight with your bare hands about it now

I never wanted to say this
You never wanted to stay, well did you?
I put my faith in you, so much faith And then you just threw it away

I never wanted to say this
You never wanted to stay
And I put my faith in you, so much faith And then you just threw it away

Written by: HAYLEY WILLIAMS, HAYLEY NICHOLE WILLIAMS, JOSH FARRO, JOSHUA NEIL FARRO

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