Baby Genius
by Eels

Album: Electro-Shock Blues (1998)
  • Baby genius
    Look how you've grown
    Where do you go from here?
    Didn't we have some good times
    After all is said and done?

    Small body and small mind
    Big head and big headaches
    My back is broken
    Baby genius
    Find a new ride

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