Lyrics to 'Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now' by The Smiths: I was happy in the haze of a drunken hour But heaven knows I'm miserable now I was looking for a job, and then I found a … But Heaven knows, I'm miserable now I was looking for a job and then I found a job And Heaven knows, I'm miserable now In my life, why do I give valuable time To people who don't care if I live or die?