Album: Core (1992)
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  • Forward yesterday makes me wanna stay
    What they said was real makes me wanna steal
    Living under house guess I'm living I'm a mouse
    All's I gots is time got no meaning just a rhyme

    Take time with a wounded hand 'cause it likes to heal
    Take time with a wounded hand 'cause I like to steal
    Take time with a wounded hand 'cause it likes to heal,
    I like to steal

    I'm half the man I used to be (this feeling as the dawn it fades to gray)
    Well, I'm half the man I used to be (this feeling as the dawn it fades to gray)
    Well, I'm half the man I used to be (this feeling as the dawn it fades to gray)
    Well, I'm half the man I used to be
    Half the man I used to be

    Feeling uninspired think I'll start a fire
    Everybody run Bobby's got a gun
    Think you're kinda neat then she tells me I'm a creep
    Friends don't mean a thing guess I'll leave it up to me

    Take time with a wounded hand 'cause it likes to heal
    Take time with a wounded hand 'guess I like to steal
    Take time with a wounded hand 'cause it likes to heal,
    I like to steal

    I'm half the man I used to be (this feeling as the dawn it fades to gray)
    Well, I'm half the man I used to be (this feeling as the dawn it fades to gray)
    Well, I'm half the man I used to be (this feeling as the dawn it fades to gray)
    Well, I'm half the man I used to be
    Half the man I used to be

    Take time with a wounded hand 'cause it likes to heal
    Take time with a wounded hand 'guess I like to steal
    Take time with a wounded hand 'cause it likes to heal,
    I like to steal

    I'm half the man I used to be (this feeling as the dawn it fades to gray)
    Well, I'm half the man I used to be (this feeling as the dawn it fades to gray)
    Well, I'm half the man I used to be (this feeling as the dawn it fades to gray)
    Well, I'm half the man I used to be
    Half the man I used to be
    Half the man I used to be Writer/s: DEAN DELEO, ERIC KRETZ, ROBERT EMILE DELEO, SCOTT RICHARD WEILAND
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Spirit Music Group, Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 10

  • Audiofreq from San Luis Valley ColoradoHard to have missed these bands but some of us were 35 and running sound for rock bands back then. My go to was Dream Theater all along since about 1989
  • AnonymousFor some reason. Thought this was about Frankenstein’s monster
  • AnonymousClay from Henagar, both nirvana and stp are awesome bands, and kurt's lyrics are deeper than the sea
  • Link from West VirginiaUsed in the Crow movie too.
  • Desiree from Kentuckyseen and old SNL show from way back in 1993 ..Stp.guest..we all were so young..RIP
  • Caleb from Kansas City KansasI always thought the song was about a man who was betrayed by someone he loved (probably girlfriend or wife) and his/their friends who tries to cope with it.
  • Chad from Austin, TxThis is a great song and it's about a shoplifter under house arrest. He's trying to stop and looking for help anywhere he can. His old lady thinks he's a creep. Robert is the one with the gun.
  • Clay from Henagar, AlGreat song by stp but it pisses me off because everybody things this song is by nirvana. Curt Kobain never wrote anything this pretty or with such meaning.
  • Kenne from Phoenix, AzThis song was actually released in 1992, but wasn't released as a single until 1993.
  • Epiphany from Rp, IlThis is a great song that will always be a great part of grunge,or "Generation X". I love STP. :)
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