Be Careful What You Wish For Lyrics

Zebrahead


publisher: ©Royalty Network Music Publishing Ltd.
writers: Ali Tabatabaee, Ben Osmundson, Edwin Udhus, Greg Bergdorf, Matthew S. Lewis
album: Track 7 in album Phoenix
release date: 2008-7-9
popularity : 4 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Punk/Garage Rock
length: 3:12

Cover Art

Zebrahead Phoenix cover art
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This is me, I've got a nasty sense of humor
And a case of high anxiety
If you please, I would rather be alone
Let the water running judge me

So I got my life together
But it's half of what it should be
So you think you can make it better?
You better help me, help me

Hang on but prepare, can't live up to you
Hold on, hold on
There's a part of me that can't escape my insecurities
Hang on, this is me

Can't you see I got a perfect explanation
But keep it deep inside of me?
Pardon me, but if you really want to know it
Then you better learn to judge me

So you've got you're life together
But you say you gotta have more
So you think I could make it better
Just be careful what you wish for

Hang on but prepare, can't live up to you
Hold on, hold on
There's a part of me that can't escape my insecurities
Hang on, this is me

Paper clip prediction
But these pictures are deceiving
'Cause their colors lost their place
And now they're dripping down and bleeding

And they're running and running away
Packed it up and leaving
And these dreams turn to nightmares
Like a promise with no meaning

So be careful what you wish for
You just might get it
If this is what you live for
You might as well forget it

You don't know what you're in for
This war will never end
Be careful what you wish for
You just might get it, get it, get it
You just might get it, get it, get it, so hold tight

Hang on but prepare, can't live up to you
Hold on, hold on
There's a part of me that can't escape my insecurities
Hang on, this is me
(Be careful what you wish for)

Hang on but prepare, can't live up to you
Hold on, hold on
(You just might get it)
There's still a part of me that can't escape my insecurities
Hang on, this is me
(Be careful what you wish for)

(Be careful what you wish for)
This is me
(Be careful what you wish for)
This is me


Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 HMP
  • 2 Hell Yeah!
  • 3 Just the Tip
  • 4 Mental Health
  • 5 The Juggernauts
  • 6 Death by Disco
  • 7 Be Careful What You Wish For
  • 8 Morse Code for Suckers
  • 9 Ignite
  • 10 Mike Dexter Is a God, Mike Dexter Is a Role Model, Mike Dexter Is an Asshole
  • 11 The Junkie and the Halo
  • 12 Brixton
  • 13 Hit the Ground
  • 14 Two Wrongs Don't Make a Right, but Three Rights Make a Left
  • 15 All for None and None for All
  • 16 Sorry, but Your Friends Are Hot
  • 17 The Art of Breaking Up
  • 18 We're Not a Cover Band, We're a Tribute Band