We've updated our Terms of Use. You can review the changes here.

Mental Patience

from The Wrong Target by SMOTZ & Benji Lee

/

about

Gang vocals by Jacob hemenway, Eric kelly & amy boswell

lyrics

I thought i would take my time, but i feel fine getting ahead of our plans again. I thought I could make my mind up well before I jumped right back in to the same mix ripped up the map, lost the compass. this is all I ever wanted, so why do I recall trying hard to forget my last thoughts? the second that I move my mind to any other goal behind, I already forget what it was. //

I'm waiting for the end.waiting for the end of the world and I'm racing toward the edge. waiting for the end of the world. //

Everybody's preaching "no regrets" but I've got no feeling left in my finger tips. can't get a grip.
I've been holding on so tight to my own devices That I just can't pretend That I've got my mind open, 'Cause I'm given all I ever wanted. so why do I hold it against you when I let it go. Is failure set in stone? I kill today to get tomorrow, blow every second I borrow. I'm a loose canon, abandoning this ship every time I feel the waves hit. //

They said I can't see the forest for the trees, but I am over everything. Can't see the trees because I'm watching the birds fly by ahead of me. somewhere down below I hear the sound of chainsaws chopping down the life I should be living. I'm busy anticipating the skyline just to see If what's to come is what I want, If not I'll make it happen And if I can't, I'll find someone who can and crown them my captain, but I'm prone to mutiny. the second I see that things aren't stacking the way that I wish, I'll sink this ship, go down with it and ask what happened.

So impatient I kill myself trying to get to the end of this. I resent how I let it get to me every time I remember my past //

and You pull me back to the present, Help me find what I've got to lose.
When I lose my mind I guess I'll have to let you slow my steps just to prove.

credits

from The Wrong Target, released July 28, 2015

license

all rights reserved

tags

about

SMOTZ Aledo, Illinois

Family man by day... thought criminal by night... musician when I feel like it.

contact / help

Contact SMOTZ

Streaming and
Download help

Report this track or account

If you like The Wrong Target, you may also like: