Tears for Fears Mad World

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All around me are familiar faces 
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Worn out places – worn out faces 
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Bright and early for their daily races 
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Going nowhere – going nowhere 
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Their tears are filling up their glasses 
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No expression – no expression 
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Hide my head I want to drown my sorrow 
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No tomorrow – no tomorrow 



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And I find it kinda funny, I find it kinda sad 
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The dreams in which I’m dying are the best I’ve ever had 
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I find it hard to tell you, I find it hard to take 
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When people run in circles it’s a very very 
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            Maaaaaad world 
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            Maaaaaaad world 




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Children waiting for the day they feel good 
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Happy birthday – happy birthday 
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Made to feel the way that every child should 
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 Sit and listen – sit and listen 
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Went to school and I was very nervous 
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No one knew me – no one knew me 
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Hello teacher tell me what’s my lesson 
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Look right through me – look right through me 




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And I find it kinda funny, I find it kinda sad 
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The dreams in which I’m dying are the best I’ve ever had 
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I find it hard to tell you, I find it hard to take 
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When people run in circles it’s a very very 
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            Maaaaaad world 
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            Maaaaaad world 
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Enlarge your world 
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Mad world