About to Break

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Third Eye Blind

Third Eye Blind is an American alternative rock band formed in the early 1990s in San Francisco. The songwriting duo of Stephan Jenkins and Kevin Cadogan signed the band's first major label recording contract with Elektra records in 1996 resulting in two multi platinum albums. The band's lineup cha… more »

I was walking alone on the ocean 
I felt a fever burning up all I am
'Cause if there's one thing that I can't stand 
It's standing next to my fellow man, ah

It's about to break, oh

For the social worker at the needle exchange
For the soft medicated and the hard deranged 
For the lesbians at the bakery 
Saying, "Do you really hate me?"

It's about to break 

 Break like a fever 
It's about to break  Break like a fever 

 People looking for themselves without mirrors 
Well, not knowing why you're here
 Public appearance is the verge of tears 
When you're out, you get off on weed and beer

 Stand up now, let me look at you
Can we all take a part of you?
 Stand up now, let me look at you
Can we all take a part of you?

You're dangerous with a stinger, missile  Weapons hot, thinking this will
We won't make them follow orders
 Doctors without borders 

It's about to break 
It's about to break  Break like a fever 

When I see your face, I wanna be in the human race
(Break like a fever)
You're beautiful, it's true, I wanna be beautiful life you
When I see your face, I wanna be in the human race

For the teenage mother with the baby asleep 
For apricot when life is cheap 
For losing faith
 America fades into myth

Written by: ARI INGBER, STEPHAN JENKINS

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