|Lyrics » Five Iron Frenzy Lyrics » Where The Zero Meets The Fifteen Lyrics|
Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to Where The Zero Meets The Fifteen by Five Iron Frenzy. Please check back for more Five Iron Frenzy lyrics.
Where The Zero Meets The Fifteen LyricsArtist: Five Iron Frenzy
Album: Upbeats & Beatdowns
My car broke down in Arizona,
have to ride the bus again,
at ten-o-clock on Tuesday night,
with thirteen cents and a broken pen.
I put my backpack on the bench,
tell two people I donÅ smoke,
see the cop across the street,
he thinks that I am selling dope,
I could have walked another block,
to get away from the scene.
Why does it always come to this,
where zero meets fifteen?
And so I gave my thirteen cents,
to the man who peed his pants.
He passes out and falls on me,
I watch my change fall from his hand.
I see the lady next to me,
holds her baby black blue.
The junkie gutter-punks keeps asking,
where I got my new tattoo.
What does it matter anyway,
thirteen cents or all I own?
How can I ever save the world,
on cup-o-soup and student loans?
I want to try and save the world,
but it never goes that way.
God I donÅ know what to do,
down at Colfax and Broadway.
Now the man with no shoes on,
says I donÅ know how to play.
He says I fumble all the time.
He thinks that I am John Elway.
I put my face down in my hands,
water wells inside my eyes.
What do I have to give them?
Does it matter if I try?
I canÅ stand to see yousuffer,
I try to intellectualize,
a formula to end you pain,
it doesnÅ work,
God knows IÅ e tried.
Sometimes my cup is overfilled.
Sometimes IÅ too afraid that IÅ going to spill.
All lyrics are the property of their respective authors, artists and labels.