Four Walls

Album: Tormented (1996)
  • The thoughts from my mind
    Command my lips say I hate you
    The thoughts from my mind
    Command my hands to cut your silken flesh
    The thoughts from my mind
    Command my feet to stomp your head
    The thoughts from my mind have one question
    When will this ever end?

    [chorus]
    Not much to the life I live
    Same four walls
    I have nothing left to give
    Please take it all away
    Same four walls

    The thoughts from my mind
    Feel the pain as rats claw at my flesh

    The thoughts from my mind
    Feels the joy as the needles hits my vein
    The thoughts from my mind
    Smells the stench as shit runs down my leg
    The thoughts from my mind ask for sanity
    Now for this I beg

    [Chorus]

    The thoughts from my mind
    Command my lips say I hate you
    The thoughts from my mind
    Command my hands to cut your silken flesh
    The thoughts from my mind
    Command my feet to stomp your head
    The thoughts from my mind have one question
    When will I be dead?

    [Chorus] Writer/s: DAVID VINCENT WILLIAMS, DONALD EDMOND ROLLINS, HARRY EDWARD STINSON
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc., Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 2

  • Joann from Portsmouth, VaHearing this song and if it is really about the end result of suicide, it really brings back memories to me, but I listened to it anyway, it does not bring closure to a son lost, but I know I live with the finality of what suicide is everyday in my memories of days lost and days gone by, 21 years later, I LOVE YOU RONNIE
  • Cj from Wasilla, AkJust to let everyone know: the dialogue that is mentioned actually happens at the beginning of the album, and more is said throughout. At the end, he says, "There's nothing left for me", and then the gunshot. There is then a hidden track called "The Funeral", making Tormented a concept album about a suicidal individual.
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