• "Your mom's ring in your pocket, my picture in your wallet, your heart was glass, I dropped it. Champagne problems."
  • "You had a speech, you're speechless, love slipped beyond your reaches and I couldn't give a reason. Champagne problems."
  • "Your Midas touch on the chevy door, november flush and your flannel cure."
  • "'This dorm was once a madhouse', I made a joke 'well, it's made for me'".
  • "How evergreen, our group of friends. Don't think we'll say that word again, and soon they'll have the nerve to deck the halls that we once walked through."
  • "I never was ready, so I watch you go."
  • "'She would've made such a lovely bride, what a shame she's fucked in the head', they said. But you'll find the real thing instead, she'll patch up your tapestry that I shread, and hold your hand while dancing."
  • "Your mom's ring in your pocket, her picture in your wallet. You won't remember all my champagne problems."
  • "Everybody wonders what it would be like to love you. Walk past, quick brush; I don't like slow motion double vision in rose blush."
  • "I see me padding 'cross your wooden floors, with my Eagles t-shirt hanging from the door. At dinner parties, I call you out on your contrarian shit and the coastal town we wandered 'round had never seen a love as pure as it. And then it fades into the gray of my day old tea, cause you know it could never be."
  • "My mind turns your life into folklore. I can't dare to dream about you anymore."
  • "There's an ache in you, put there by the ache in me."
  • "I parkеd my car right between the Methodist and thе school that used to be ours."
  • "Sleep in half the day just for old times' sake; I won't ask you to wait if you don't ask me to stay."
  • "So I'll I know my love should be celebrated

But you tolerate it know my love should be celebrated But you tolerate ito back to L.A., and the so-called friends who'll write books about me if I ever make it, and wonder about the only soul who can tell which smiles I'm faking."

  • "I sit and watch you."
  • "I notice everything you do or don't do. You're so much older and wiser and I wait by the door like I'm just a kid. Use my best colors for your portrait, lay the table with the fancy shit, and watch you tolerate it."
  • "I know my love should be celebrated, but you tolerate it."
  • "I greet you with a battle hero's welcome. I take your indiscretions all in good fun. I sit and listen; I polish plates until they gleam and glisten."
  • "I made you my temple, my mural, my sky, now I'm begging for footnotes in the story of your life."
  • "You assume I'm fine, but what would you do if I break free and leave us in ruins, took this dagger in me and removed it, gain the weight of you then lose it."
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