Lose As Directed (Bad Religion)

Little girl's eyes open wide Two ways to go but you can't decide Follows all rules, has no say Ends up in somebody else's play Close your eyes cause you just don't need them anyway Lose as directed, don't take no chance Don't hinge your life upon circumstance Mystery and misery go hand in hand So you better follow the master plan Don't use your head, lose as directed Little boy sitting in his master's arms Safe and protected from any harm Wants to be a man, wants to branch out But he's told not to ask questions or doubt Close your mind, it's a book of instructions now Lose as directed don't take no chance Don't hinge your life upon circumstance Mystery and misery go hand in hand So you better follow the master plan Don't use your head, lose as directed Lose as directed Let's go! Monkey see, monkey do Just another animal in the zoo Got four wall security Never even have to read a recipe But it's not exactly what you would call free Lose as directed, don't take no chance Don't hinge your life upon circumstance Mystery and misery go hand in hand So you better follow the master plan Don't use your head, lose as directed Lose as directed You lose!