My Stupid Mouth

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John Mayer

John Clayton Mayer ( /ˈmeɪ.ər/ MAY-ər; born October 16, 1977) is an American pop and blues rock musician, singer-songwriter, recording artist, and music producer. Born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and raised in Fairfield, he attended Berklee College of Music in Boston. He moved to Atlanta in 199… more »

My stupid mouth
Has got me in trouble I said too much again To a date over dinner yesterday
And I could see
She was offended She said "well anyway"
Just dying for a subject change

Oh, another social casualty Score one more for me
How could I forget?
Mama said "think before speaking"
No filter in my head
Oh, what's a boy to do
I guess he better find one soon

We bit our lips
She looked out the window Rolling tiny balls of napkin paper
I played a quick game of chess with the salt and pepper shaker
And I could see clearly An indelible line was drawn Between what was good, what just slipped out and what went wrong 
Oh, the way she feels about me has changed Thanks for playing, try again.
How could I forget?
Mama said "think before speaking"
No filter in my head
Oh, what's a boy to do
I guess he better find one

I'm never speaking up again It only hurts me
I'd rather be a mystery Than she desert me

Oh I'm never speaking up again Starting now

One more thing Why is it my fault?
So maybe I try too hard
But it's all because of this desire I just want to be liked I just want to be funny Looks like the jokes on me
So call me captain backfire

I'm never speaking up again It only hurts me
I'd rather be a mystery Than she desert me

Oh I'm never speaking up again Starting now

Written by: JOHN CLAYTON MAYER

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My Stupid Mouth