From "You Oughta Know" 'Cause the love that you gave, that we made wasn't able To make it enough for you to be open wide, no And every time you speak her name Does she know how you told me you'd hold me Until you died, till you died But you're still alive And I'm here to remind you Of the mess you left when you went away The song discusses the fallout of a breakup and is notable for the raw emotion expressed by Morissette, a trend that was just appearing among female artists at this time, especially in terms of sexuality. All I Really Want. From "Perfect" I'll live through you I'll make you what I never was If you're the best, then maybe so am I Compared to him, compared to her I'm doing this for your own damn good You'll make up for what I blew What's the problem, why are you crying? From "Head Over Feet" You've already won me over in spite of me And don't be alarmed if I fall head over feet Don't be surprised if I love you for all that you are I couldn't help it It's all your fault I hate to bug you in the middle of dinner But it was a slap in the face How quickly I was replaced And are you thinking of me when you fuck her?
I'm sure she'd make a really excellent mother
You Oughta Know
Zach Dionne June 12, The subject of the song has been heavily debated, and while Morissette continues to be silent on the matter, there is strong suggestion that it is about Dave Coulierbetter known as Uncle Joey Gladstone from Full Housewho once agreed with the assessment, though later retracted his statement. Does she speak eloquently? From "Not the Doctor" I don't want to be a bandage if the wound is not mine. Alanis Morissette] I want you to know, that I am happy for you I wish nothing but the best for you both An older version of me Is she perverted like me? I hate to bug you in the middle of dinner But it was a slap in the face How quickly I was replaced And are you thinking of me when you fuck her?