Living Dead

Album: Electra Heart (2012)
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  • Everyday I feel the same
    Stuck and I could never change
    Sucked into a black balloon
    Spat into an empty room

    Was it really worth it?
    Did I really deserve it?
    It happens when you're hurtin'
    And cut me at the surface of my heart
    Of my heart

    I'm living dead, dead, dead, dead
    Only alive, live, live, live
    When I pretend, tend, tend, tend
    That I have died, died, died, died, died, died

    I haven't lived life, I haven't lived love
    Just bird's-eye view from the sky above
    I'm dead, dead, dead, dead
    I'm living dead, dead, dead, dead
    Dead

    Got bubble wrap around my heart
    Waiting for my life to start
    But everyday it never comes
    Permanently at square one

    When it's late at night
    I'm so dissatisfied
    The weight of an empty life
    Will lessen in the moonlight
    In the light
    In the light, light, light

    I'm living dead, dead, dead, dead
    Only alive, live, live, live
    When I pretend, tend, tend, tend
    That I have died, died, died, died, died, died

    I haven't lived life, I haven't lived love
    Just bird's-eye view from the sky above
    I'm dead, dead, dead, dead
    I'm living dead, dead, dead, dead
    Dead

    I lay back in a glittering mist, and I
    I think of all the men I, I could've kissed
    I haven't lived my life, I haven't lived love
    It's just a bird's-eye view from, from up above

    I'm living dead, dead, dead, dead
    Only alive, live, live, live
    When I pretend, tend, tend, tend
    That I have died, died, died, died, died, died

    I haven't lived life, I haven't lived love
    Just bird's-eye view from the sky above
    I'm dead, dead, dead, dead
    I'm living dead, dead, dead, dead
    Dead

    Dead, dead, dead, dead
    Only alive, live, live, live
    I'm living dead, dead, dead, dead
    Only alive, live, live, live
    I'm living dead, dead, dead, dead
    Only alive, live, live, live
    I'm living dead, dead, dead, dead
    I'm living dead, dead, dead, dead
    Dead Writer/s: Greg Kurstin, Marina Lambrini Diamandis
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
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