Dead End

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Sam Roberts

Sam Roberts (born October 2, 1974) is a Juno Award-winning Canadian rock singer-songwriter, whose 2001 debut release, The Inhuman Condition, became one of the bestselling independent releases in Quebec and Canadian music history. more »

Oh what's wrong with me
Said oh what's wrong with me
I know what I don't want to be
A dead end on the family tree
And I just lost my virginity 
To a girl who won't remember me at all
Took her out on a shopping spree
 Happiness never happened for free
 Could it be that I imagined things
I'm just sad instead of heartbroken 
She came home but she's leaving again
She's coming back but she won't say when(chorus)
And I don't sing songs anymore
I don't feel young anymore
And it's hard to conceal 
That these tears that I cry are for real
Any more
My pop said I should be like him
My mom says I can live with them
I had to ask my little brother to lend
Me change for the bus ‘til I see him again 
I'm getting drunk every day of the week
My ship sunk but it had no leak
A fortune teller on Bishop street
She read my hand and the future is bleak 
I'm tired of sitting upon the fence 
I've got no self confidence 
Why don't I have a circle of friends 
I'm so square they don't even pretend 
Don't give in
You can never let them win
But I get cold
I get cold
 Every night, night, night, 
 Without a prayer in my heart, heart, heart 
Oh what's wrong with me
Said oh Lord what's wrong with me
I know what I don't want to be
A dead end on the family tree
And the train for my salvation 
Is departing from the station 
She don't feel like conversation 
So I'm talking to myself 
I got nobody else
I got my bottle of booze and my stale cigarettes
Down from the shelf 


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