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Turn down the lights
Turn down the bed
Turn down these voices
Inside my head
Lay down with me
Tell me no lies
Just hold me close
Don't patronize
Don't patronize me

I can't make you love me if you don't
You can't make your heart feel
Somethin' that it won't
Here in the dark, in these final hours
I will lay down my heart
And I will feel the power but you won't
No you won't
'Cause I can't make you love me
When you don't
When you don't

I'll close my eyes
'Cause then I won't see
The love you don't feel
When you're holdin' me
Morning will come
And I'll do what's right
Just give me till then
To give up this fight
And I will give up this fight

'Cause I can't make you love me if you don't
You can't make your heart feel
Somethin' that it won't
Here in the dark, in these final hours
I will lay down my heart
I will feel the power but you won't
No you won't
'Cause I can't make you love me
When you don't
When you don't



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  • u
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    UnregisteredApr 20, 2012 at 12:22 pm
    Falling in love with a boy, when the boy won't like you back. Telling yourself to move on, by giving me 1 night. Just 1 night to cry my eyes out, burn all our memories, and move on.
  • u
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    UnregisteredApr 23, 2012 at 7:18 am
    I'm in love with my friend. But he clearly states that she doesn't and won't marry his friend... So here i am,i cant make him love me coz he closed his mind from such idea from happening...
  • u
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    UnregisteredFeb 29, 2012 at 12:45 pm
    I'm a closet queen in love with a great straight guy who doesn't have anything to do with somebody like me. We are good friends though and drinking buddies. I am still hoping that one day he would reconsider...
  • u
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    UnregisteredFeb 19, 2012 at 8:04 am
    Its sad and it just remind me,of my past relationship. If the love is not there u cannot force anyone to love u otherwise! True words frm dis song.

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