The Ballad of Paul K

Album: Wonderland (2005)
Charted: 9
  • He's drinking cold Corona
    Feels like he's getting older
    Now and noticing how he's finding
    Grey hairs left in the shower
    Tattoos fade by the hour
    And he can't understand these feelings
    Why life is getting him down
    He used to smile now he frowns
    And cries inside
    Its been this way for a while
    And he can't seem to put things right

    When life has been unkind
    And you're losing your mind
    Look in the mirror afraid of what you'll find
    It feels like time's not on your side

    He doesn't like to mention
    Applying for his pension
    So his children don't know he's heading
    Into a mid-life crisis
    He can't afford the prices for
    The new kitchen floor he's buying
    He's been a drunk all his life
    Two kids, a dog and a wife
    He doesn't know
    And in the daytime he just sits and watches television shows

    When life has been unkind
    And you're losing your mind
    Look in the mirror afraid of what you'll find
    It feels like time's not on your side

    Don't know why but somehow
    The ones you love you hate now,
    You feel down and blue
    Look at what you've thrown away
    They stood beside you all the way
    Now its too late, its too late for you

    When life has been unkind
    And you're losing your mind
    Look in the mirror afraid of what you'll find
    It feels like time's not on your side Writer/s: DANIEL ALAN JONES, DOUGIE LEE POYNTER, THOMAS MICHAEL FLETCHER
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Comments: 1

  • Marisa from Edinburgh, United Kingdomi feel soo sorry for them :(
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