Fences

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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 »

I'm sitting in a room
Made up of only big white walls
And in the halls There are people looking through the window and the door
They know exactly what we're here for
Don't look up, just let them think There's no place else you'd rather be

You're always on display For everyone to watch and learn from
Don't you know by now
You can't turn back Because this road is all you'll ever have

And it's obvious that you're dying, dying Just living proof that the camera's lying And oh, oh open wide
'Cause this is your night, so smile 'Cause you'll go out in style You'll go out in style 
If you let me I could I'd show you how to build your fences Set restrictions Separate from the world The constant battle that you hate to fight Just blame the limelight 
Don't look up just let them think There's no place else you'd rather be in now
You can't turn back Because this road is all you'll ever have

And it's obvious that you're dying, dying Just living proof that the camera's lying And oh, oh open wide Cause this is your night, so smile 
Yeah, yeah you're asking for it
With every breath that you breathe in
Just breathe it in
Yeah, yeah well you're just a mess
You do all this big talking So now let's see you walking I said let's see you walking 
Yeah, yeah well you're just a mess
You do all this big talking So now let's see you walking I said let's see you walking 
And it's obvious that you're dying, dying Just living proof that the camera's lying And oh, oh open wide
Yeah oh, oh open wide
Yeah oh, oh open wide
'Cause you'll go out in style You'll go out in style

Written by: HAYLEY WILLIAMS, JOSH FARRO, DAVID JONATHAN BENDETH

Lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group

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Fences