The Man I Killed
by NOFX

Album: Wolves In Wolve's Clothing (2006)
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  • As they tightly strap me in, give me lethal injection
    I've just a few moments to live, I've no remorse for what I did
    It was for the benefit of man, I made the utmost sacrifice
    Before more damage could be done I took his life

    There was a split second of silence when the dart punctured the skin
    Beady eyes rolled back in head, the body dropped from the poison
    They could incapacitate me but could not erase my sneer
    I heard a thousand people screaming, I know three billion others cheered
    He was gone and I would soon be

    Executed by the state, all appeals would be in vain
    I was not criminally insane, in fact I was found to be
    An otherwise caring and respectable member of society
    A minor threat except for that one man I killed

    As the sedatives take effect, I just smile, close my eyes
    There's a priest kneeling next to me, he asks me if I realize
    I was going straight to hell and he thought that I should know
    That the man I killed's replacement planned this whole scenario
    And what I did would make no difference Publisher: Wixen Music Publishing
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  • Stewart from Nashville, Tnthe bassline through most of the song is a slower more country sounding line. it's so great....reminds you exactly of that idiot
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