From the recording Return of the Drifter(Moralistic songs & recitations.. accordin' to MARK)
Written by: Mark Brine
1. These days I find myself livin’ in doubtReconsiderin’ things I was once so sure aboutRe-evaluatin’ everything I ever didBut why can’t I know it all ... like when I was a kid
2. What once seemed so natural ... appears silly now ‘n all wrong What I once thought was weak ... has turned out t ‘ be strongYeah, the questions they just get harder ... the longer that ya liveBut why can’t I know it all ... like when I was a kid
Chorus:Why can’t I know it all ... or at least pretendThat I got it all together ... like I use t’ way back thenWhy can’t I fool myself... like all the people I once didYes, why can’t I know it all ... like when I was a kid
3. Ya know, it use t’ be a cinche t’ blame everyone elseFor the wrong things that I did ... now, I only ... got myself‘n the more I consider things ... the more I can’t fig’re things‘cause just knowin’ what the outcomes bringIt all just don’t seem worth the sufferings ... but ...
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