Making fun of music, one song at a time. Since the year 2000.
Check out the two amIright misheard lyrics books including one book devoted to misheard lyrics of the 1980s.
(Toggle Right Side Navigation)

Song Parodies -> "Why - When You See Me - Don't You Smile?"

Original Song Title:

"Make Me Smile (Come Up and See Me)"

Original Performer:

Steve Harley and Cockney Rebel

Parody Song Title:

"Why - When You See Me - Don't You Smile?"

The Lyrics

A parody about someone I knew at college who hated me for a year with no apparent motive. I always associated Steve Harley's song with that person for this reason.
You've said it all
I know you don't like me
Never have done
Never will
This silly game
Be careful what you say
Act your age now

Ooh, such snarls, such snarls
Don't you have any natural charm?

Why - when you see me - don't you smile?
You snarl what you want - being vile

I just don't get
Your new hatred of me
Don't think much of you
I don't speak
Is this just a test?
To make me get angry
Well, you lose
It won't work

Ooh, such words, such words
Why do you think I even heard?

Why - when you see me - don't you smile?
Just snarl what you want - acting vile?

You'll get no more
Not one response from me
I think it's funny
All your dislike
Can you ignore my dislike of you too
I know maturity
Act with it now

Give up, give up
I don't say maybe I'll try

Why - when you see me - don't you smile?
You snarl what you want - acting vile?

Your Vote & Comment Counts

The parody authors spend a lot of time writing parodies for the website and they appreciate feedback in the form of votes and comments. Please take some time to leave a comment below about this parody.

Place Your Vote

Matches Pace of
Original Song: 
How Funny: 
Overall Score: 

In order for your vote to count, you need to hit the 'Place Your Vote' button.

Voting Results

Pacing: 5.0
How Funny: 5.0
Overall Rating: 5.0

Total Votes: 3

Voting Breakdown

The following represent how many people voted for each category.

    Pacing How Funny Overall Rating
 1   0
 2   0
 3   0
 4   0
 5   3

User Comments

Comments are subject to review, and can be removed by the administration of the site at any time and for any reason.

Stephen Harrington - May 09, 2006 - Report this comment
DKTOS, but 5s, because I know the feeling. It reminds me of some people I know.
Stuart McArthur - May 09, 2006 - Report this comment
better out than in, Lucy's ggd - 555
Larry Hensley - May 10, 2006 - Report this comment
Very well written

The author of the parody has authorized comments, and wants YOUR feedback.

Link To This Page

The address of this page is: For help, see the examples of how to link to this page.

This is view # 836