Neon Gravestones

  • What's my problem?
    Well, I want you to follow me down to the bottom
    Underneath the insane asylum
    Keep your wits about you while you got 'em
    'Cause your wits are first to go while you're problem-solving
    And my problem?
    We glorify those, even more, when they
    My opinion
    Our culture can treat a loss
    Like it's a win and right before we turn on them
    We give them the highest of praise, and hang their banner from a ceiling
    Communicating, further engraving
    An earlier grave is an optional way
    No

    Neon gravestones try to call
    (Neon gravestones try to call)
    Neon gravestones try to call for my bones (neon gravestones try to call)
    Call (For my bones)
    Call, call, call
    (Call, call)
    Call
    Call (call)

    What's my problem?
    Don't get it twisted
    It's with the people we praise who may have assisted
    I could use the streams and extra conversations
    I could give up, and boost up my reputation
    I could go out with a bang
    They would know my name
    They would host and post a celebration
    My opinion will not be lenient
    My opinion, it's real convenient
    Our words are loud, but now I'm talking action
    We don't get enough love?
    Well, they get a fraction
    They say, "How could he go if he's got everything?"
    I'll mourn for a kid, but won't cry for a king

    Neon gravestones try to call
    (Neon gravestones try to call)
    Neon gravestones try to call for my bones (neon gravestones try to call)
    Call (For my bones)
    Call, call, call

    Promise me this (call, call)
    If I lose to myself
    You won't mourn a day
    And you'll move onto someone else
    Promise me this
    If I lose to myself
    You won't mourn a day
    And you'll move onto someone else

    Neon gravestones try to call
    (Neon gravestones try to call)
    Neon gravestones try to call for my bones
    Neon gravestones try to call
    (Neon gravestones try to call)
    Neon gravestones try to call for my bones

    But they won't get them
    No, they won't get them
    They won't get them
    But they won't get them

    Don't get me wrong
    The rise in awareness
    Is beating a stigma that no longer scares us
    But for sake of discussion
    In spirit of fairness
    Could we give this some room for a new point of view?
    And, could it be true that some could be tempted
    To use this mistake as a form of aggression?
    A form of succession?
    A form of a weapon?
    Thinking "I'll teach them"
    Well, I'm refusing the lesson
    It won't resonate in our minds
    I'm not disrespecting what was left behind
    Just pleading that "it" does not get glorified
    Maybe we swap out what it is that we hold so high
    Find your grandparents or someone of age
    Pay some respects for the path that they paved
    To life, they were dedicated
    Now, that should be celebrated Writer/s: Tyler Joseph
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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