1st Degree

by Ponder

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2nd single off the sophomore EP out May 19th


Don't tell me everything is okay
When that's just a lie you tell yourself
To make it through the day without leaving a stain
Of shame on your dress as you hide away

You swallow your pain and liquor the same
Saying it doesn't burn
If I'm being honest it's scorching me
To watch you fade away as the life drains from your face
But I'll be fine mines only first degree
Yours are 3rd

Let me be a good man
Just let someone else bare the weight from your shoulders
Let me be a good man
Even though it's not what you deserve,
I'll drop everything

I worry about you every day
Not one goes by where I don't
Wanna try and talk to you
But in return all you do
Is throw me away like I'm yesterday's news
Well I'm not

Don't tell me everything is okay
When Your burns are worse than first degree
It's way worse than first degree


released May 12, 2017
Mixed, Mastered, Loved on by Robbie Artress
Engineered by Dillon Matheny



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