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Basket Case Lyrics

from Bullet In A Bible

"Basket Case" is track #7 on the album Bullet In A Bible. It was written by Armstrong, Billie Joe / Wright, Frank E., Iii / Pritchard, Michael.
"Basket Case" is track #7 on the album Bullet In A Bible. It was written by Armstrong, Billie Joe / Wright, Frank E., Iii / Pritchard, Michael.

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Do you have the time to listen to me whine
About nothing and everything all at once?
I am one of those melodramatic fools
Neurotic to the bone, no doubt about it

Sometimes I give myself the creeps
Sometimes my mind plays tricks on me
It all keeps adding up, I think I'm cracking up
Am I just paranoid? Am I just stoned?

I went to a shrink to analyze my dreams
She says it's lack of sex that's bringing me down
I went to a whore, who said my life's a bore
So quit my whining 'cause it's bringing her down

Sometimes I give myself the creeps
Sometimes my mind plays tricks on me
It all keeps adding up, I think I'm cracking up
Am I just paranoid? Am I just stoned?

Grasping to control
So I better hold on

Sometimes I give myself the creeps
Sometimes my mind plays tricks on me
It all keeps adding up, I think I'm cracking up
Am I just paranoid? Am I just stoned?

Songwriters
ARMSTRONG, BILLIE JOE / WRIGHT, FRANK E., III / PRITCHARD, MICHAEL

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