You Don't Know What's Out There Song
by Jeff Goode & Larrance Fingerhut
copyright 1992

NIKKI
You don't know what's out there, and you don't want to ask.
Danger and the world are all the same.
The planet's so corrupted with humanity's blunders.
It's not pretty anymore.
It's not pretty anymore.

SAM or WIZ
We don't know what's out there, can you please give us a hint?
The danger is intriguing, don't you think?
There's bound to be a challenge, but we're eager to face it.
How terrible can it be?
How terrible can it be?

NIKKI
If I tell you 'bout injustice and disease and toxic waste
You can kiss this blissful fantasy goodbye.
How could you sleep at night when there are millions of starving?
It's not that easy is it?
It's not that easy is it?

If only prejudice and cancer were as easily slain
as ogres, trolls and fire-breathing monsters.
It's harder to be heroic when solutions are as ugly
as the problems that they solve.
But I can see your curiosity is killing you
like the proverbial cat
And you haven't heard a single word---

SAM or WIZ
We don't know what's out there, can you please give us a hint?
The danger is exciting don't you think?
There's bound to be a challenge, but we're eager to face it.
How terrible can it be?
How terrible can it be?

NIKKI
The only bliss is ignorance, or didn't they tell you?
You can't be hurt by what you do not know.
We're all in such a hurry to get on with our lives.
But we're not ready for that.
We're not ready for that.

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