When You Died

Rented World, The Menzingers

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Guitar, Vocals: Tom May
Guitar, Vocals: Greg Barnett
Drums: Joe Godino
Bass: Eric Keen
Lyrics

I was on my way to heaven when you died,
I was racing up the express lane, I was cheating HOV lanes,
I made it to the gate with record timing,
I quickly threw my hazards on, no bother finding parking,
I was on my way to heaven when you died.

I was dressed in all black and I hoped,
that nobody would notice me,
or the bolt cutters I was hiding,
underneath my oversized jacket,
I snuck around the back end
and broke you out when the Gods weren’t looking,
I was on my way to heaven when you died.

But then it was all over,
they got us surrounded,
they beat us with batons,
cuffed us and threw us in the car,
when I wake up I want to talk to a lawyer,
I demand a fair and speedy trial.

Where do people go when they die?
How do you keep them alive?
How do you make sure that something like this
won’t ever happen again?
Not to any other friends.

How could a perfect human run out of luck,
when there’s just so many horrible people screaming “jackpot!”, I cannot help but fear the things I can’t control,
the things I’ll never know.

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@themenzingers

Replay for our livestream ends tomorrow night at midnight eastern! Pick up merch & watch the stream at… https://t.co/yOANRpUa9n

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@themenzingers

Tom spent some time with @russomusic to try out the new @fender American Professional II Stratocaster.
Full video… https://t.co/CWqdNgbTZy

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@themenzingers

Replay our livestream until Friday, October 16th if you missed it!
Tickets & Merch at https://t.co/BVJMaJYKhy https://t.co/sAGSrWOpAE

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@themenzingers

LAST DAY to grab our new glow in the dark Jason tee
https://t.co/IdRodmWUnD https://t.co/eaISwVUw4S

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@themenzingers

Thanks so much to everyone who joined us last night! For those who missed it, replay is available until October 16t… https://t.co/OFti1mpvAo

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@themenzingers

New Glow in the dark Jason tee. First available during the stream tonight. https://t.co/x0NYgW7JLQ https://t.co/YpfZq6zEeG

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@themenzingers

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