Hope

Album: Milo Goes To College (1982)

Songfacts®:

  • This 2-minute punk rocker from the Los Angeles-based Descendents is about a guy who's in love with a girl, but she doesn't see it because she is blinded by her boyfriend, who treats her like garbage. He's been friend-zoned, but still, he'll be there for her. Eventually she'll realize that he's the guy who cares for her and loves her and they will get together. At least that's his hope. >>
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    Mike - St.Catharines, Canada
  • This song was written by Descendents lead singer Milo Aukerman. It's part of the group's first album, which is titled Milo Goes To College because he really was leaving the band for academic pursuits. Aukerman attended the University of California, San Diego, and became a biochemist at DuPont while also dabbling in the Descendents. The group released their next album (with Aukerman) in 1985.
  • In punk fashion, there is no chorus in this song and no instrumental breaks. The title doesn't show up in the lyrics either.

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  • Mike from St.catharines, CanadaSublime Covered This Song On Their Album
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