Story Behind The Song

I used to work on a farm fulltime and I lived right next door to my boss so I saw him almost 24/7. I loved my job and being able to work outdoors, when everything was going fine, but if I ever did anything wrong, he would get really mad and take it out on

Song Description

The song tells the story, in the first person, of a person who seems to keep making mistakes at work, when everything was going fine, until the boss takes out his frustration on the employee. Eventually it wears the person down to the point where they qui

Song Length 2:41 Genre Rock - Punk, Pop - Rock
Tempo Fast (151 - 170) Lead Vocal Male Vocal
Mood Stressed, Annoyed Subject General
Similar Artists Green Day Language English
Era 2000 and later


Always naughty, never boring,
Tricks and trouble come a calling,
Try some walking in my shoes, I lose.

Partly nervous, never perfect,
Stern and certain on the surface,
Finding purpose every day, No way.

Everything?s wonderful, but sometimes I can?t resist.
You make life impossible, when you tell me how to live.
Everything?s wonderful, for as long as time allows.
You make life impossible, when you try to show me how.

Getting smarter, since I started,
Point of view has been dis-guarded,
Trying hard, he wont dishearten me.

I?m not fired, only tired,
I just kissed this play goodbye,
Now nine to five so I can feel alive.

Lyrics Ken Pratten Music Ken Pratten
Producer Ken Pratten Performance Ken Pratten, Dave Murray

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