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Yeah

You are my fire
The one desire
Believe when I say
I want it that way

But we are two worlds apart
Can't reach to your heart
When you say
That I want it that way

[Chorus:]
Tell me why
Ain't nothin' but a heartache
Tell me why
Ain't nothin' but a mistake
Tell me why
I never wanna hear you say
I want it that way

Am I your fire
Your one desire
Yes I know it's too late
But I want it that way

[Chorus]

Now I can see that we're fallen apart
From the way that it used to be, yeah
No matter the distance
I want you to know
That deep down inside of me...

You are my fire
The one desire
You are
You are, you are, you are

Don't wanna hear you say
Ain't nothin' but a heartache
Ain't nothin' but a mistake
(Don't wanna hear you say)
I never wanna hear you say
(Oh yeah)
I want it that way

Tell me why
Ain't nothin' but a heartache
Tell me why
Ain't nothin but a mistake
Tell me why
I never wanna hear you say
(Don't wanna hear you say)
I want it that way
(Tell me why)
Ain't nothin But a heartache
Ain't nothin but a mistake
Tell me why
I never want to hear you say
I want it that way
Cause I want it that way



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  • hotstunna1
    +3
    hotstunna1May 6, 2008 at 4:48 pm
    i love this song even tho its kinda old. i still sing it every once in a while wen it pops into my head.
  • c
    +2
    cupcakecutie512Aug 5, 2009 at 4:06 am
    I love this song!!!
    Even if they are from a long time ago, they are still the bomb!!!
    The Backstreet Boys are off the bomb!!!
  • allthat2008
    +2
    allthat2008Jun 26, 2008 at 8:13 pm
    i used 2 love this song when i was little, and is till do, but the backstreet boys are kinda old news, the real band now is the jonas brothers, but i still have lots o' love for the backstreet boys. they rocks.
  • z
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    zeenaNov 22, 2010 at 7:00 am
    OH ! yeah ... i love this song sooo much in fact i adore BSB ! and love alll of thier songs BUT this one its my favorite ! really it was a booommbbb in its time 1999 and still love listen to it ! and when they shown again in opra show -farewell season - and song it OMG wasss awesome !
  • a
    +1
    alwayshappyNov 6, 2010 at 10:59 am
    This is an awesome song, even though I first heard it all these years ago I still listen to it, most likely started my liking BSB :D

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