Friday, November 12, 2010

used to be

Just came across this song and it made me think, when will we have the will to change?
when are we going to realize that just because everybody's doin it, doesn't have to mean that we also have to do it and that it's good?

wala lang, i just hope it's no longer too late if we start to realize things,when damages could no longer be altered or get corrected.

i hope we could go back and practice or do things they way they used to be done...

used to be- stevie wonder

Superman was killed in Dallas
There's no love left in the palace
Someone took the Beatles' lead guitar
Have another Chivas Regal
You're 12 years old and sex is legal
Your parents don't know where or who you are

Used to be the hero of the ballgame
Took the time to shake the loser's hand
Used to be that failure only meant you didn't try
In a world where people gave a damn

Great big wars in little places
Look at all those frightened faces
But don't come here, we just don't have the room
Love thy neighbours wife and daughter
Cleanse your life with Holy water
We don't need to bathe, we've got perfume

Used to be a knight in shining armour
Didn't have to own a shiny car
Dignity and courage were the measure of a man
Not the drugs he needs to hide the scar

Can your teacher read, does your preacher pray
Does your president have soul
Have you heard a real good ethnic joke today
Mama took to speed and daddy ran away
But you mustn't lose control
Let's cut the class, I got some grass
The kids are wild we just can't tame 'em
Do we have the right to blame them

We fed them all our indecisions
We wrecked their minds with television
But what the hell, they're too young to feel pain
But I believe that love can save tomorrow
Believe the truth can make us free
Someone tried to say it, then we nailed Him to a cross
I guess it's still the way it used to be


  1. Never a fan of Regine and Jaya but I thought it was good.
    Yeah, it's the song. Like it. =)

  2. parang malungkot ka this past few weeks tama ba?

  3. halika nga dito...


  4. @DB: thanks db...

    @shenanigans: di ako sad, promise talaga..nagkataon lang na sad yung mga posts ko..hehe..

    @nimmy: huggzzzz... di ako sad pero salamat sa hug..:)