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There's a fire starting in my heart,
Reaching a fevered pitch and it's bringing me out the dark
.
Finally, I can see you crystal clear,
Go ahead and sell me out and I'll lay your ship bare,
See how I'll leave with every piece of you,
Don't underestimate the things that I will do
.

There's a fire starting in my heart,
Reaching a fever pitch and it's bring me out the dark.

The scars of your love remind me of us,
They keep me thinking that we almost had it all.
The scars of your love, they leave me breathless,
I can't help feeling
,

We could have had it all,
(Your gonna wish you, never had met me)
Rolling in the deep,
(Tears are gonna fall, rolling in the deep)
You had my heart inside your hand,
(You're gonna wish you never had met me)
And you played it to the beat.
(Tears are gonna fall, rolling in the deep)


Baby, I have no story to be told,
But I've heard one on you and I'm gonna make your head burn,
Think of me in the depths of your despair,
Making a home down there as mine sure won't be shared
,

The scars of your love remind me of us,
(You're gonna wish you never had met me)
They keep me thinking that we almost had it all.
(Tears are gonna fall, rolling in the deep)
The scars of your love, they leave me breathless,
(You're gonna wish you never had met me)
I can't help feeling,
(Tears are gonna fall, rolling in the deep)

We could have had it all,
(You're gonna wish you never had met me)
Rolling in the deep.
(Tears are gonna fall, rolling in the deep)
You had my heart inside your hand,
(You're gonna wish you never had met me)
And you played it to the beat.
(Tears are gonna fall, rolling in the deep)

Could have had it all,
Rolling in the deep,
You had my heart inside of your hands,
But you played it with a beating.

Throw your soul through every open door,
Count your blessings to find what you look for.
Turn my sorrow into treasured gold,
You'll pay me back in kind and reap just what you've sown
.

(You're gonna wish you never had met me)
We could have had it all,
(Tears are gonna fall, rolling in the deep)
We could have had it all.
(You're gonna wish you never had met me),
It all, it all, it all.
(Tears are gonna fall, rolling in the deep)

We could have had it all,
(You're gonna wish you never had met me)
Rolling in the deep.
(Tears are gonna fall, rolling in the deep
You had my heart inside of your hand,
(You're gonna wish you never had met me)
And you played it to the beat.
(Tears are gonna fall, rolling in the deep)

Could have had it all,
(You're gonna wish you never had met me)
Rolling in the deep.
(Tears are gonna fall, rolling in the deep)
You had my heart inside of your hands,
(You're gonna wish you never had met me

But you played it,
You played it,
You played it,
You played it to the beat.



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  • l
    +35
    lovefraudApr 27, 2011 at 4:36 am
    Finally turning on the one you loved but you were living a lie. The song represents someone who gave it all but found out that her lover manipulative, exploitive. He had it all and he wouldn't have left...he played her to the beat...heart in his hands. Not the lover who would break up with her. He won't leave but he won't behave either. A hidden life. It could be addictions, affairs, financial exploitations. It doesn't matter. Just lies. He treats her perfectly but if she ever knew. Then she wakes up and figures it all out. He had not capability of truly loving, ever being remorseful and without self control. He could act and hurt without any regard to anyone's feelings. And when she figures it out,the one who was totally devoted will make it so that he wishes he never met her. He picks the women with the best traits for a relationship. If only she had given her heart and time to someone who was healthy mentally...they could have had it all. Instead she wasted her precious years with him, never being clued in on his other life/lives and she is going to make him pay. I dedicate this song to every woman who loved or loves a sociopath.
  • Faith111
    +33
    Faith111Apr 22, 2011 at 9:11 pm
    This girl is fed up. Love is blind and her eyes are finally open. She sees the man she loves finally for who he really is. She gave him everything. She believed in him. She risked it all for him. She gave him her heart and soul. She believed he was the one for her, her other half. But, he hurt her. Rejected her love. He didn't appreciate her, walked all over her, and probably thought he could do better. I don't see it as they were in a relationship. I think he strung her along and played with her like a toy. He enjoyed the game. He enjoyed the control he had over her. He finally went to far and she is done. But, he left her with scars. Reminders of him. She was very much in love with him. She knows they could have had it all. It causes her pain to the point of not being able to breathe. But the tide is turning, she's not sad anymore, she's becoming angry. "There is a fire starting in my heart, reaching a fever pitch, bringing me out of the dark." Her anger is allowing her to open up her eyes and see the reality of the relationship. Now, she wants revenge. She wants him to suffer like he made her suffer. He broke her heart. But she knows that in the end he didn't just break her heart, he broke his heart too. She knows that he will see her and see that they could have had it all after she leaves. And, she won't take him back this time even though she can't help feeling like they could of had it all. It doesn't matter now. This girl is going to make this guy miserable. He underestimated her worth and what he had in her. He underestimated how much she loved him and how happy they could have been. She is going to show him what he missed out on one way or another. She isn't going to disappear and be sad. She's going out. She's going to see other people. She's going to fall in love. And, she's going to makes sure he sees it all. He is going to miss her so much that he will wish he never met her and this will make her happy because of all the pain he has caused her. It's his turn to hurt. He's going to cry over her. Tears are going to fall. She's going to miss him. But she is hardening her heart to him. She won't let him back in again even though she will want to. They were meant to be together. And now they never will be. It's kind of vindictive. He must of really hurt her.
  • m
    +16
    musican776Jun 1, 2011 at 3:22 pm
    i love this song adele has so much talent and sings about relateable things like love I LOVE YOU ADELE!!!
  • m
    +10
    marrymyselfJul 25, 2011 at 3:22 am
    This is my story. I am married to a sociopath. He left me for an easier target. 28 years wasted. All he wants is a willing slave. The whole relationship was about him. I am free and happy now.
  • l
    +6
    Linda StarsJul 25, 2013 at 4:44 am
    I have not been able to get this song out of my head for weeks.
    Very powerful and what a Great voice :)
    It gets me down deep.
    ...~*~...

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