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Adele – Set Fire To The Rain lyrics

[Verse 1]
I let it fall, my heart,
And as it fell, you rose to claim, it,
It was dark and I was over,
Until you kissed my lips and you saved me,
My hands, they're strong, but my knees, were far too weak,
To stand, in your arms without falling to your feet,

[Pre-Chorus]
But there's a side to you that I never knew, never knew,
All the things that you'd say, they were never true, never true,
And the games that you'd play, you would always win, always win
,

[Chorus]
But I set fire, to the rain,
Watched it pour as I touched your face,
Well, it burned while I cried,
'Cause I heard it screaming out your name, your name,

[Verse 2]
When I lay with you,
I could stay there,
Close my eyes, feel you here forever,
You and me together nothing is better.

[Pre-Chorus]
Cause there's a side to you that I never knew, never knew,
All the things you'd say, they were never true, never true,
And the games you'd play, you would always win, always win,

[Chorus]
But I set fire to the rain,
Watched it pour as I, touched your face,
Well, it burned while I cried,
'Cause I heard it screaming out your name, your name.
I set fire to the rain,
And I threw us into the flames,
Well, It felt something died,
'Cause I knew that that was the last time, the last time.

[Bridge]
Sometimes I wake up at the door,
That heart you caught must be waiting for ya,
Even now when we're already over,
I can't help myself from looking for ya
.

[Chorus]
I set fire to the rain,
Watched it pour as I touch your face,
Well, it burned while I cried,
'Cause I heard it screaming out your name, your name
I set fire to the rain,
And I threw us into the flames,
Well, it felt something died,
'Cause I knew that that was the last time, the last time, ooooooooooh,
[Outro]
Ooooooooh, no,
Let it buuuurn, oooooh,
Let it buuuurn,
Let it buuuurn



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    Sounds like she ran from a relationship where he was trying to control her. Even though she loved him, and she could hold his heart in her hands she couldn't bow to his feet him to give him what he wanted so she made a hard choice to finally leave a man she loved and still loves. She thinks of him often and feels her heart stillbelongs to him but she had to burn the relationship to ensure it ended forever and she wouldn't be tempted to go back to him.
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    This song has a very powerful meanin nd wen she says "i threw us into the flames" she means dat she took the picture nd threw it in the fire and the love she had for the guy died I love adele nd her songs rock my world they all have a meanin ths song is 4 people who are heartbroken gals dnt let boys break ur heart my motto is "he broke my heart i'll break his jaw" love you adele.
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    She fell in love with a man, but she soon realized that there were two sides to him. The side that he showed her and the side that truly represented who he was. It was all a lie and it distroyed her once she cought on to his games. And even though he hurt her so much, she still found it difficult to walk away and leave him behind. It was a lesson learned.
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    The meaning to this song is about this girl who fell deeply in love with this guy when she was feeling unstable in her life, only to find out that the guys that she was in love with was a liar and was fake and a cheater. So the girl decides to "set fire to the rain" and gives the guys a taste of his own medicine (leaving the guy.)
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    This song means that she gave her heart and soul to a person that she thought did the same to her. But he betrayed that trust and lied and cheated and she was devastated to realize that he could do something so hurtful. Even though she was still in love with him and wanted to be with him she knew she deserved so much more than to allow him to walk all over her and treat her so bad, so instead of laying down and being weak and making excuses for him she found her power and self worth and stood up with courage to end the relationship. Even though it totally broke her heart and it was so hard to let the hopes and dreams she had for them, she let him go because she knew she deserved better no matter what.
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