Enemy

Album: Arcane (Soundtrack from the Animated Series) (2021)
Charted: 17 5
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  • (Look out for yourself)

    I wake up to the sounds of the silence that allows
    For my mind to run around with my ear up to the ground
    I'm searching to behold the stories that are told
    When my back is to the world that was smiling when I turned

    Tell you you're the greatest
    But once you turn, they hate us

    Oh, the misery
    Everybody wants to be my enemy
    Spare the sympathy
    Everybody wants to be my enemy
    (Look out for yourself)
    My enemy (look, look, look, look)
    (Look out for yourself)
    But I'm ready

    Your words up on the wall as you're praying for my fall
    And the laughter in the halls and the names that I've been called
    I stack it in my mind and I'm waiting for the time
    When I show you what it's like to be words spit in a mic

    Tell you you're the greatest
    But once you turn, they hate us (huh)

    Oh, the misery
    Everybody wants to be my enemy
    Spare the sympathy
    Everybody wants to be
    My enemy (look, look, look, look)
    (Look out for yourself)
    My enemy (look, look, look, look)
    (Look out for yourself)

    They say pray it away
    I swear, that I'll never be a saint, no way
    A chair in the corner is my place I stay
    I shake and I think about the powers at play, the powers at play
    And the kids in the dark that were doomed from the start
    The child in the basement, face to the pavement
    Oh, what a statement, love is embracement
    Love is a constant, love is a basis
    He cannot be, she cannot be, they cannot be changed
    But keep on praying
    Goodbye

    Oh, the misery
    Everybody wants to be my enemy
    Spare the sympathy
    Everybody wants to be
    My enemy

    Oh, the misery
    Everybody wants to be my enemy
    Spare the sympathy
    Everybody wants to be my enemy

    Pray it away, I swear
    I'll never be a saint, no way
    My enemy
    Pray it away, I swear
    I'll never be a saint

    (Look out for yourself) Writer/s: Benjamin Arthur McKee, Daniel Coulter Reynolds, Daniel James Platzman, Daniel Wayne Sermon, Justin Drew Tranter, Mattias Per Larsson, Robin Lennart Fredriksson
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 1

  • AnonymousI know this is about Arcane. I think the song is a story about people giving the character praise and encouraging them on but as soon as you mess up, they turn on you and try to push you down.
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