Payphone

Album: Overexposed (2012)
Charted: 1 2
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  • I'm at a payphone trying to call home
    All of my change I spent on you
    Where have the times gone, baby it's all wrong
    Where are the plans we made for two

    Yeah, I, I know it's hard to remember
    The people we used to be
    It's even harder to picture
    That you're not here next to me

    You say it's too late to make it
    But is it too late to try
    And in our time that you wasted
    All of our bridges burned down

    I've wasted my nights
    You turned out the lights
    Now I'm paralyzed
    Still stuck in that time
    When we called it love
    But even the sun sets in paradise

    I'm at a payphone trying to call home
    All of my change I spent on you
    Where have the times gone, baby it's all wrong
    Where are the plans we made for two

    If Happy Ever Afters did exist
    I would still be holding you like this
    All those fairy tales are full of shit
    One more fucking love song, I'll be sick

    Oh, you turned your back on tomorrow
    'Cause you forgot yesterday
    I gave you my love to borrow
    But you just gave it away

    You can't expect me to be fine
    I don't expect you to care
    I know I've said it before
    But all of our bridges burned down

    I've wasted my nights,
    You turned out the lights
    Now I'm paralyzed
    Still stuck in that time
    When we called it love
    But even the sun sets in paradise

    I'm at a payphone trying to call home
    All of my change I spent on you
    Where have the times gone, baby it's all wrong
    Where are the plans we made for two?

    If Happy Ever Afters did exist
    I would still be holding you like this
    All those fairy tales are full of shit
    One more fucking love song, I'll be sick
    Now I'm at a payphone

    Man, fuck that shit
    I'll be out spending all this money
    While you're sitting round wondering
    Why it wasn't you who came up from nothing
    Made it from the bottom
    Now when you see me I'm stunting
    And all of my cars start with a push of a button

    Telling me the chances I blew up
    Or whatever you call it
    Switch the number to my phone
    So you never could call it
    Don't need my name on my show
    You can tell it I'm ballin'

    Swish, what a shame could have got picked
    Had a really good game but you missed your last shot
    So you talk about who you see at the top
    Or what you could have saw but sad to say it's over for
    Phantom pulled up valet open doors
    Wiz like go away, got what you was looking for
    Now it's me who they want, so you can go and take
    That little piece of shit with you

    I'm at a payphone trying to call home
    All of my change I spent on you
    Where have the times gone, baby it's all wrong
    Where are the plans we made for two

    If Happy Ever Afters did exist
    I would still be holding you like this
    All those fairy tales are full of shit
    One more fucking love song, I'll be sick
    Now I'm at a payphone Writer/s: Benjamin Levin, Adam Noah Levine, Ammar Malik, Daniel Omelio, Johan Karl Schuster, Cameron Jibril Thomaz
    Publisher: Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Warner Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group, Downtown Music Publishing, BMG Rights Management
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