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So little to say
But so much time
Ddespite my empty mouth
The words are in my mind
Please wear the face
The one where you smile
Because you
Lighten up my heart
When I start to cry

Forgive me first love
But I'm tired
I need to get away
To feel again
Try to understand why
Don't get so close
To change my mind
Please wipe that look
Out of your eyes
It's bribing me
To doubt myself
Simply, it's tiring

This love has dried up
And stayed behind
And if I stay
I'll be alive
Then choke on words
I'd always hide
Excuse me first love
But we're through
I need to taste the kiss
From someone knew

Forgive me first love
But I'm too tired
I'm bored to say
The least and I
I lack desire
Forgive me first love (4x)
Forgive me
Forgive me first love (2x)



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    UnregisteredMay 15, 2012 at 10:58 pm
    This song describes the love that really didn't mean that much. A love that was supposed to last, but never did. The love that was once so new and fresh now a dry scrap. Like it doesn't even exist anymore. The desire to feel something different. "i need to taste the kiss from someone new.. "
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    UnregisteredMar 18, 2012 at 3:32 pm
    The song talks about the first love he/she had, the feelings, the intense emotion... And the long wait he/she did... But he/she grew tired of not having life because of waiting, so he/she decided to leave his/her first love to feel love and be loved again...
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    UnregisteredFeb 21, 2012 at 10:17 pm
    This song always makes me cry. It makes me think of a girl who loves this guy but he tires her with drama. The relationship is very hard to keep up with. It is hard to piece back the love they have together when it is so broken. It had to end eventually. It was just a first love that would never work. So she is telling her lover it is over. She can't deal with the hardships of the relationship. She wants to move on to "taste the kiss from someone new".
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    UnregisteredJan 4, 2012 at 6:19 am
    This is so weird to write it... My first love is on heaven he has a special place in my heart i will always love him never forget him. My first adult love though is the one i can dedicate this song... Because i am really tired of trying and i am trying to move one with my new relationship.
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    UnregisteredDec 15, 2011 at 12:31 am
    This song is so sweet, i love it. I think i can realte to this song because " please wear that facethe one where you smilebecause you lighten up my heart when i start to cry" when i think of someone i like i smile and it makes the pain and tears go away. :'( but then :)

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