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I don't know where I am
I don't know this place
Don't recognize anybody
Just the same old empty face

See these people they lie
And I don't know who to believe anymore

There comes you to keep me safe from harm
There comes you to take me in your arms
Is it just a game?
I don't know
Is it just a game?
I don't know

Pleading eyes that break my heart
So homsick I can't feel
But I know I must play my part
My tears I must conceal

There comes you to keep me safe from harm
There comes you to take me in your arms
Is it just a game?
I don't know
To keep you safe from my bow

Take my hand and my heart races
Flames illuminate our faces
And we're on fire
Blow a kiss to the crowd
They're our only hope now

And now I know my place
And now I know my place
We're all just pieces in their games



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    UnregisteredAug 28, 2012 at 6:16 pm
    I think the line is "so homesick i can't feel" (that's what i hear at least, and it rhymes with conceal better than confused)
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    UnregisteredApr 13, 2012 at 8:32 pm
    Those lyrics are wrong. :) here are the right ones:

    I don't know where i am
    I don't know this place
    Don't recognize anybody
    Just the same old empty face

    See these people they lie
    And i don't know who to believe anymore

    But there comes you
    To keep me safe from harm
    There comes you
    To take me in your arms
    Is it just a game
    I don't know
    Is it just a game
    I don't know

    Pleading eyes that break my heart
    So homesick and confused
    But i know i must play my part
    My tears i must conceal

    But there comes you
    To keep me safe from harm
    There comes you
    To take me in your arms
    Is it just a game
    I don't know

    To keep you safe from my bow

    Take my hand and my heart races
    The flames illuminate our faces
    And we're on fire
    Blow a kiss to the crowd
    They're our only hope now

    And now i know my place
    And now i know my place
    We're all just pieces in their games
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    UnregisteredAug 30, 2012 at 10:59 pm
    "pleading eyes that break my heart"
    Is referring to rue who reminds her o how she misses her sister and home,
    She must conceal her tears and remain strong to return to her sister!
  • U
    UnregisteredAug 24, 2012 at 8:05 pm
    I think this song has a very strong meaning. It's an amazing song and it's on the hunger games soundtrack. I love this song!!!
  • U
    UnregisteredJul 23, 2012 at 7:49 pm
    It's talking about how katniss and peeta are in the arena. They don't know anybody or where they are. They only have each other to survive. Then it talks about katniss and peeta and the tribute parade. How they were on fire and they were holding hands. Katniss blows a kiss to the capitol people and "they're our only hope now" means that the capitol people now like her and some will be her sponsers. "we're all just pieces of their games" is what peeta said before he went into the arena

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