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So stay with me for a second,
There's a life I can’t explain
Not the worst, flaws galore and sometimes instead of vacant I'm “help needed”
How do you explain to the world not understanding
Not understanding their traditions
Their happiness or sadness
How do you tell people you don't know the president or prime minister
Yes you learn and thank god you can make your own ideas unbiased and unfiltered
But sometimes not being a part is harder
Not understanding that Christmas feeling
When a girl in school says happy birthday
And all I can reply is
I can't say this was the end of me
Or ruined my life
I can only say it's not a big deal
I don't know better
I had unachievable dreams which got washed away by reality
And replaced with goals which I know I can reach
And a life I now control
I wish I could understand