Halloween is right around the corner, so get your Jersey Shore/Glee/Coal Miner costumes pressed and ready!  For our holiday lyric quiz, I’ve selected snippets of songs including the word “scared” (or a synonym thereof).  Enjoy, and remember you can never have too much candy corn.

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Friday Lyric Quiz – #396

1. “I seek to cure what’s deep inside, frightened of this thing that I’ve become” (early 80s)

2. “Well, I can`t help but be scared of it all sometimes, says the rain’s gonna wash away, I believe it” (late 90s)

3. “In the dark, I’d like to read his mind; but I’m frightened of the things I might find” (mid-80s)

4. “Deep in my heart, I’m concealing, things that Im longing to say. Scared to confess, what I’m feeling, frightened you’ll slip away” (mid-90s)

5. “Every now and then I get a little bit terrified, and then I see the look in your eyes” (early 80s)

6. “I get frightened – in all this darkness, I get nightmares, I hate to sleep alone” (mid-80s)

7. “Thunderbolt and lightning, very, very frightening me” (mid-70s)

8. “Watching shadows move across the wall I feel so frightened” (late 80s)

9. “Livin’ like a house on fire, what you fear is your desire, it’s hard to deal” (early 00s)

10.You have to show them that you’re really not scared, you’re playin with your life this ain’t no truth or dare” (early 80s)

Answers: Friday Lyric Quiz – #395

1. “By order of the prophet, we ban that boogie sound” (early 80s)
Rock the Casbah, The Clash

2. “You’re thinking up your white lies, you’re putting on your bedroom eyes, you say you’re coming home but you won’t say when” (early 80s)
Take It on the Run, REO Speedwagon

3. “Will you help him change the world, can you dig it, yes, I can” (early 1970s)
Saturday In the Park, Chicago

4. “Here we go again, we’re sick like animals, we play pretend, you’re just a cannibal” (early 2010s)
Animal, Neon Trees

5. “We`ve got to love, and rub-a-dub, we got to dance and be in love” (early 90s)
Are You Gonna Go My Way?, Lenny Kravitz

6. “And after all the violence and double talk, there’s just a song in all the trouble and the strife” (mid-80s)
Walk of Life, Dire Straits

7. “I waited eight long months, she finally set him free, I told him I can’t lie, he was the only one for me” (mid-00s)
Misery Business, Paramore

8. “So take my strong advice … just remember to always think twice” (early 80s)
Billie Jean, Michael Jackson

9. “I drink myself of newfound pity, sitting alone in New York City” (mid-90s)
The World I Know, Collective Soul

10.   “Well baby, I’m a put on a show kind of girl; don’t like the backseat, gotta be first” (late 00s)
Circus, Britney Spears