Staple It Together

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Jack Johnson

Jack Johnson is an American folk rock singer-songwriter, surfer and musician known for his work in the soft rock and acoustic genres. In 2001, he achieved commercial success after the release of his debut album, Brushfire Fairytales. He has since released five more albums, a number of EPs and surfi… more »

It's really too bad he became a prisoner of his own past
He stabbed the moment in the back with a brown thumbtack
Then held up the list of things he gotta to do

It's really no good he's movin' on before he understood He shot the future in the foot with every step he took Caught from the places that he did cause he forgot to look
 Better staple it together and call a bad weather Staple it together and call it bad weather Staple it together and call it bad weather Staple it together and call it bad weather 
Well I guess you could say that he don't even know where to begin 'Cause he looked both ways but he was so afraid To get deeper into the ditch every chance he missed And the mess he made cause hate is such a strong word
And every brick he laid, the mistakes they said
And his walls are getting taller, his world is getting smaller
 Better staple it together and call it bad weather Staple it together and call it bad weather Staple it together and call it bad weather Staple it together and call it bad weather 
It's really too bad he became a prisoner of his own past
He stabbed the moment in the back with a brown thumbtack
Then held up the list of things he's got to do

It's really no good he's movin' on before he understood He shot the future in the foot with every step he took Caught from the places that he did cause he forgot to look
 Better staple it together then call it bad weather Staple it together and call it bad weather Staple it together and call it bad weather Staple it together and call it bad weather 
If the weather gets better we should get together Spend a little time or we could do whatever And if we get together we'll be twice as clever So staple it together and call it bad weather

Written by: JACK JOHNSON, MERLO PODLEWSKI

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