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What's the point when no one's actually listening
Half the people you vent to only wish bad things upon you
Half of them don't care so what's it gonna do anyways
You hold it inside cause that's all you got
Just you, yourself, and nobody else
You listen to everyone's problems and help solve them
But who helps you with yours? Are the people you're helping there for you?
Are they down for you like you are for them?
In time it'll all be alright
Yeah, Keep telling yourself that shit and it'll be okay
How can you have anyone when almost all your friends you've trusted have been fake
Shit most of them don't even ask how you are or how was your day
Truth be told almost all of the people you got like that, don't have you like that.
They come around when they need you then leave you hanging when you need someone
but you don't show it.
Careful kid, don't lose yourself in these moments.
It's not worth it cause one day all your struggles will be worth it
And you're just as strong as the ones you help
So don't look down on yourself
It'll all be alright
Don't lose your heart don't let it turn you cold
Just learn to let the ones who are bad for you, go