Savages

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  • Murder lives forever
    And so does war
    It's survival of the fittest
    Rich against the poor
    At the end of the day
    It's a human trait
    Hidden deep down inside of our DNA

    One man can build a bomb
    Another run a race
    To save somebody's life
    And have it blow up in his face
    I'm not the only one who
    Finds it hard to understand
    I'm not afraid of God
    I am afraid of Man

    Is it running in our blood
    Is it running in our veins
    Is it running in our genes
    Is it in our DNA
    Humans aren't gonna behave
    As we think we always should
    Yeah, we can be bad as we can be good

    Underneath it all, we're just savages
    Hidden behind shirts, ties and marriages
    How could we expect anything at all
    We're just animals, still learning how to crawl

    We live, we die
    We steal, we kill, we lie
    Just like animals
    But with far less grace
    We laugh, we cry
    Like babies in the night
    Forever running wild
    In the human race

    Another day, another tale of rape
    Another ticking bomb to bury deep and detonate
    I'm not the only one who finds it hard to understand
    I'm not afraid of God
    I'm afraid of Man

    You can see it on the news
    You can watch it on TV
    You can read it on your phone
    You can say it's troubling
    Humans aren't gonna behave
    As we think we always should
    Yeah, we can be bad as we can be good

    Underneath it all, we're just savages
    Hidden behind shirts, ties and marriages
    How could we expect anything at all
    We're just animals, still learning how to crawl
    Underneath it all, we're just savages
    Hidden behind shirts, ties and marriages
    Truth is in us all, cradle to the grave
    We're just animals still learning to behave

    All the hate coming out from a generation
    Who got everything, and nothing guided by temptation
    Were we born to abuse, shoot a gun and run
    Or has something deep inside of us come undone?
    Is it a human trait, or is it learned behavior
    Are you killing for yourself, or killing for your savior?

    Underneath it all, we're just savages
    Hidden behind shirts, ties and marriages
    How could we expect anything at all?
    We're just animals still learning how to crawl
    Underneath it all, we're just savages
    Hidden behind shirts, ties & marriages
    Truth is in us all, cradle to the grave
    We're just animals still learning to behave Writer/s: MARINA LAMBRINI DIAMANDIS
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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  • AnonymousSavages is a great song, but this song talks about more than rape culture and more about sjws and there thinking
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