w.a.m.s.

Album: Folie à Deux (2008)
  • I'm a young one
    Stuck in the box
    Of an old ones head
    When all the others were just stirring awake
    I'm trying to trick myself to fall asleep again

    Whoa
    My head's in heaven
    My soles are in hell
    Let's meet in the purgatory of my hips and get well

    Hurry, hurry
    You put my head in such a flurry, flurry
    What makes you so special?
    What makes you so special?
    I'm gonna leave you
    I'm gonna teach you
    How we're all alone
    (How we're all alone, how we're all alone)

    Give me, build me
    It's your club, so let me in (let me in) oh
    Knowing how heartwarming
    It is inside your skin

    My head's in heaven
    My soles are in hell
    Let's meet in the purgatory of my hips and get well

    Hurry, hurry
    You put my head in such a flurry, flurry
    What makes you so special?
    What makes you so special?
    I'm gonna leave you
    I'm gonna teach you
    How we're all alone
    (How we're all alone, how we're all alone)

    Oh, oh
    (Oh, oh)
    (Oh, oh)
    (Oh, oh)
    (Oh, oh)
    (Oh, oh)
    (Oh, oh)

    Hurry, hurry
    You put my head in such a flurry, flurry
    What makes you so special?
    What makes you so special?
    I'm gonna leave you
    I'm gonna teach you
    How we're all alone
    (How we're all alone, how we're all alone)

    Oh, oh
    Hmm, hmm,

    Baby, if you don't take your medication
    We won't sleep for days
    We won't sleep for days

    And Mama, when we pray to the Lord
    Doesn't sit or stay
    Doesn't sit or stay

    We waste it all in the back of a long dark car
    And I'm sunshine machine

    Uh, I want to get stuck, uh
    I want to get stuck
    And be
    In your memories.
    Hmm, oh Writer/s: PETER WENTZ, PATRICK STUMP, JOSEPH TROHMAN, ANDREW HURLEY, PHARRELL WILLIAMS
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 15

  • Liam from OhioGuys, I know I'm probably 9 years too late for this question, but listening to the lyrics, maybe it's Why Are Men Special? Anyone?
  • Aria from FloridaWhite. American. Male. Straight. ~ "I'm a young one stuck in the box of an old ones head. When all the others were just stirring awake, I'm trying to trick myself to fall asleep again." Compare "W.A.S.P." - White Anglo-Saxon Protestant. ~ Or it's Waiter Actor Model Singer. ;p
  • Arwen from AustraliaGuys, it's Waiter Actor Model Singer.
  • Pedro from Wilmette IlWe All Masturbate Sometimes...
  • Dean from Bronx, NyWentz. Ate. My. Sideburns.
  • June from New York City, NyWhere.are.my.slippers
  • Tonster from New Jersey, NjI believe it stands for We All Must Suffer because just think about it. doesn't it make sense!
  • Emily from Baltimore, Mdwams stands for when all missles shoot.
  • Noah from Sheboygan, Wi"my head's in heaven, my soles are in hell. Let's meet in the purgatory of my hips and get well." i think this is talking about a drug addiction and being high, but he feels terrible about it. And he tries escaping through sex. And the begining verse is saying he's younge, but he feels older bcuz of all the bad stuff that has happened to him. and while other ppl his age are going on and doing something with their lives, he's trying to escape it through drugs.
  • Amanda from Evansville, InIt is interesting how all of the songs directly about drugs are ones he says we "need to figure out on our own". There you go, kids, most of FOB's lyrics are about drugs, sex and horrible relationships. XD LOVE IT!
  • Nina from London, United Kingdomi swear it means "we all mean something"
  • Joey from North Barrington, IlI think it's "Waiter, Actor, Model, Singer" because it says so on http://theneptunes.org/fall-out-boy-wams-waiteractormodelsinger-album-version/. I assume this is The Neptunes' official site. I'm not sure where the four words come from, my guess is it's about one of the musicians that performs in the song, or maybe each word describes a past job of each member of FOB seperately. I don't know what they did for a living before music so it's just a guess.
  • Nicole from Your Mother, FlWentz Ate My Sideburns
  • Dylan from Onstead, MiW.A.M.S. actually stands for "Wet And Messy Sex"
  • Paquita from Milwaukee, WiIt stands for Wentz ate Mr. Stump! Lol...
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