Walking up the hill tonight and you have closed your eyes, I wish I didn’t have to make all those mistakes and be wise. Please try to be patient and know that I’m still learning. I’m sorry that you have to see the strength inside me burning.
Where are you my angel now? Don’t you see me crying? I know that you can do it all but you can’t say I’m not trying. I’m on my knees in front of him but he doesn’t seem to see me but all his troubles on his mind is looking right through me and I’m letting myself down by satisfying you and I wish that you could see I have my troubles, too.
Looking at you sleeping, I’m with the man I love. I’m sitting here weeping while the hours pass so slow. I know that in the morning I have to let you go and you’ll be just a man once I used to know. Before these past few days someone I don’t recognize
The parody music video is a staple of pop gender studies, but girl-focused toy company GoldieBlox is accused of crossing the line between commentary and commercial exploitation. In late November, the company posted a YouTube video taking aim at a homogeneous “pink and pretty” toy aisle, showing a trio of girls building a Rube Goldberg machine while singing a rewritten version of the Beastie Boys’ song “Girls.”