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Watch Me Fall - Lyrics by Uncle Tupelo

some folks find that their role in lifeis to fail at everything they trywhile other folks see but not like methere's one thing that they're damn good atgather around you allcome around and seethose who stand tallwhy don't you please watch me fallthe hole it is wide and it's there to divideit's no one's fault, it's put there by designand there's a bridge yet to build as many men have willedthat can stand the weight of all those who wish to passgather around you allcome around and seethose who stand tallwhy don't you please watch me fall