The Way It Is Song Lyrics

The Strokes

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She was still sleeping; the problem will stay
One more day
Said she's not sorry the wind blows her way
Accidents happen, there's one planned today
Oh you see

I wish it was not true
But that's the way it is
It's not your fault
That's the way it is
I'm sick of you
And that's the way it is
And will always be

Wednesday is over, it's over again.

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 What Ever Happened?
  • 2 Reptilia
  • 3 Automatic Stop
  • 4 12:51
  • 5 You Talk Way Too Much
  • 6 Between Love & Hate
  • 7 Meet Me in the Bathroom
  • 8 Under Control
  • 9 The End Has No End
  • 10 The Way It Is
  • 11 I Can’t Win


  • credits


    publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    writers: Julian Casablancas
    album: Track 10 in album Room on Fire
    release date: 2003-10-20
    popularity : 193 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock
    styles: Alternative Rock/Indie Rock/Garage Rock
    length: 2:17
    producer: Gordon Raphael
    engineer: Toshikazu Yoshioka
    assistant engineer: Will Kelly

    Album Information

    label: Rough Trade
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: CD
    barcode: 5050159813025
    script: Latin