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Alec Benjamin: I Built a Friend Meaning


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Song Released: 2017

I Built a Friend Lyrics

I built a friend,
with three pieces of plastic and a pen
I made him on the table in the den
I gave him my old cell phone for a head,
for a head
And we spent holidays at my house
And we left presents in a stocking
And we bought bolts and...


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    Jun 1st, 16:51 report

    alec made a childhood friend and when he left for college, they lost touch. he came back to find that his friend had killed himself.


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    Apr 5th, 4:48am report

    Alec built a robot and thought they were friends, the Christmas gifts were for fixing the robot but after he left for college he left his friend behind. His friend, who is actually a representation of a childhood friend who is very much real, starts feeling lonely and spills a cup of water on himself.
    Since he is represented as a robot, this bugs him out and kills him.

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