I'm Only Here To Disappoint

My Shame Is True, Alkaline Trio

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Bass, Vocals: Dan Andriano
Guitar: Matt Skiba
Drums: Derek Grant
Lyrics

I'm hurtin for someone else
To feel this pain
Are you hurtin too?
I'm desperate
So desperate

But i won't get my hopes up
I’ll just get all my ropes taught
After all
I’m only here to disappoint

I am truly only here to disappoint
Like all good dreams and you wind up dead
All those promises I never kept
I laugh and you will cry again
And again and again and again

These simple things I just can’t say
Remove the you from you and me
I stand to bring you to your knees
Again and again and again

I’m crying for someone
To show me
Real tears
I've tasted them I've wasted them
So many empty years...

Now i'm dying
Just to give you
A body I can give to
Something I can be a part of forever

I am truly only here to disappoint
Like all good dreams and you wind up dead
All those promises I never kept
I laugh and you will cry again
And again and again and again.

These simple things I just can’t say
Remove the you from you and me
I stand to bring you to your knees
Again and again and again

Distorted is my silhouette
Tainted starved and desperate
There’s no easy fix for this
That I cannot control
I’m breaking apart at the soul

Like all good dreams and you wind up dead
All those promises I never kept
I laugh and you will cry again
And again and again and again.

These simple things I just can’t say
Remove the you from you and me
I stand to bring you to your knees
Again and again and again

Metro Chicago support announced!

ALSO- for these shows, we are doing a non-perishable food drive to benefit Lakeview Pantry. Bring two items to enter a raffle for the chance to win a signed setlist and poster. And mainly because it is a good cause!

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PUNK ROCK & Paintbrushes LA SHOW THIS WEEKEND at Innerspace Gallery. https://t.co/nlYOTYIukS

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PUNK ROCK & Paintbrushes LA SHOW THIS WEEKEND at Innerspace Gallery.

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@alkaline_trio

On this #CyberMonday, we have FREE SHIPPING on all US orders in our online store! We've also added special-edition… https://t.co/ls0AHBGblx

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Thank you, Chicago and all our friends at @metrochicago for an incredible four nights! https://t.co/XygwMBe8uc

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@alkaline_trio

Thank you, Chicago and all our friends at @metrochicago for an incredible four nights! https://t.co/XygwMBe8uc

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Thank you, Chicago and all our friends at Metro Chicago for an incredible four nights!

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Going live with our 101 WKQX now!

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Chicago, don't forget to bring a nonperishable item to the show tonight to help our friends at @lakeviewpantry, and… https://t.co/4adcqXouKF

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@alkaline_trio

.@MetroChicago support announced!

ALSO- for these shows, we are doing a non-perishable food drive to benefit… https://t.co/AUHkluFjvz

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@alkaline_trio

Thank you, Chicago and all our friends at @metrochicago for an incredible four nights! https://t.co/XygwMBe8uc

See Original

Thank you, Chicago and all our friends at Metro Chicago for an incredible four nights!

See Original

Going live with our 101 WKQX now!

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@alkaline_trio

Chicago, don't forget to bring a nonperishable item to the show tonight to help our friends at @lakeviewpantry, and… https://t.co/4adcqXouKF

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@alkaline_trio

.@MetroChicago support announced!

ALSO- for these shows, we are doing a non-perishable food drive to benefit… https://t.co/AUHkluFjvz

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Metro Chicago support announced!

ALSO- for these shows, we are doing a non-perishable food drive to benefit Lakeview Pantry. Bring two items to enter a raffle for the chance to win a signed setlist and poster. And mainly because it is a good cause!

See Original

@alkaline_trio

PUNK ROCK & Paintbrushes LA SHOW THIS WEEKEND at Innerspace Gallery. https://t.co/nlYOTYIukS

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PUNK ROCK & Paintbrushes LA SHOW THIS WEEKEND at Innerspace Gallery.

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@alkaline_trio

On this #CyberMonday, we have FREE SHIPPING on all US orders in our online store! We've also added special-edition… https://t.co/ls0AHBGblx

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On this Cyber Monday, we have FREE SHIPPING on all US orders in our online store! We've also added special-edition t-shirts to help fire fighters and victims of the California wildfires, a few remaining box sets and some tour merch! https://kingsroadmerch.com/alkaline-trio

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Whoa, Thanks Mike! To celebrate the 20 year anniversary of Goddamnit, Asian Man Records has released a one time pressing of
this beautiful VINYL picture disc. Pre-orders start shipping Thursday!
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