Read Between the Lines

  • Late afternoon, the sun's going down
    I call on your cell (Why's he in such a hurry?)
    Leaving the room, he's mumbling too
    Asking for his shoes (just leaving out he blue)
    No explanation, no actual location
    Just watching him pacing (wonder who he's stressing)
    Little conversation, leavin' no debating, he left the door swingin'

    [Chorus]
    You better open your mind
    To read between the lines
    You gotta read between the lines [Repeat: x3]

    Nine in the morning, up, up, up way before breakfast
    Homeboy gettin' restless
    (The room is full of questions)
    Little replyin', whole lot of denyin'
    You're steady collidin'
    (So why do he keep on trying?)
    I search for the median, now he's a comedian
    That's all the more reason
    (He's changing like the seasons)
    Are you still pleasing?
    Well, soon you'll be leaving
    Which one will be grieving?

    [Chorus]

    Your replies are getting old
    It's in his eyes, you gotta read between the lines
    Lies are gettin' told
    Look in his eyes
    You gotta read between the lines

    Your replies are getting old
    It's in his eyes, you gotta read between the lines
    Lies are gettin' told
    Look in his eyes
    You gotta read between the lines

    Hope you don't think you can throw the line over me
    'Cause I, I know what's going on
    I hope you ain't making plans on running me
    'Cause that, that ain't what I'm on
    Hope you don't think you can throw the line over me
    'Cause you'll look up, and I'll be gone
    I hope you ain't making plans on running me
    'Cause I read between the lines

    Who got you thinkin' you ishh ain't been stinkin'?
    My temperature's peakin'
    (Why are you barely speakin'?)
    I'm bustin' his bubble, and he know he in trouble
    He's talkin' in doubles
    (I'm listening but hardly believing)
    Changing the story, or trying to ignore me
    Still reaching out for me
    (But, still, I'm hardly reaching)
    Give me a reason to put you back on line
    You've wasted enough time

    I had to open my mind
    To read between the lines
    You gotta read between the lines [Repeats]

    Your replies are getting old
    It's in his eyes, you gotta read between the lines
    Lies are gettin' told
    Look in his eyes
    You gotta read between the lines

    Your replies are getting old
    It's in his eyes, you gotta read between the lines
    Lies are gettin' told
    Look in his eyes
    You gotta read between the lines Writer/s: STEPHEN ANDERSON, STEPHEN GARRETT
    Publisher: Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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