Venom

Album: The Id (2021)
  • I was born in the year of the snake
    I was born in the month of the scorpion
    You wonder why it stings almost every time I speak
    Predisposed to the err of my ways
    Got a temperament like a loaded gun
    I blunder and I rage and I smile with all my teeth

    I got venom on the tip of my tongue
    Just like a scorpion, just like a snake
    I got tough skin
    Armor I was made in
    Just like a champion
    Rattle and shake

    I was born in the hot sunrays
    Far away from the desert oasis that you and yours were raised
    And that kept you smooth as fair
    Let me put my arms around you
    Baby let me hold you tight
    You just might like it rough
    You might like it when I bite

    Cause I got venom on the tip of my tongue
    Just like a scorpion, just like a snake
    I got tough skin
    Armor I was made in
    Just like a champion
    Rattle and shake

    And when I speak it’s poignant poison
    Everybody’s scared of the words that I say
    So deep brings all the boys in
    I’ll be the predator cause I’ve got venom

    I got venom on the tip of my tongue
    Just like a scorpion, just like a snake
    I got tough skin
    Armor I was made in
    Just like a champion
    Rattle and shake

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