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Paper bags and plastic hearts
All our belongings in shopping carts
It's goodbye
But we got one more night
Let's get drunk and ride around
And make peace with an empty town
We can make it right

Throw it away
Forget yesterday
We'll make the great escape
We won't hear a word they say
They don't know us anyway
Watch it burn
Let it die
Cause we are finally free tonight

Tonight will change our lives
It's so good to be by your side
But we'll cry
We won't give up the fight
We'll scream loud at the top of our lungs
And they'll think it's just cause we're young
And we'll feel so alive

Throw it away
Forget yesterday
We'll make the great escape
We won't hear a word they say
They don't know us anyway
Watch it burn
Let it die
Cause we are finally free tonight

All of the wasted time
Hours that were left behind me
Answers that we'll never find
They don't mean a thing tonight

Throw it away
Forget yesterday
We'll make the great escape
We won't hear a word they say
They don't know us anyway

Throw it away
Forget yesterday
We'll make the great escape
We won't hear a word they say
They don't know us anyway

Throw it away
Forget yesterday
We'll make the great escape
We won't hear a word they say
They don't know us anyway
Watch it burn
Let it die
Cause we are finally free tonight



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    sharpay_evanzJun 16, 2009 at 12:35 pm
    *_throw it away

    *_forget yesterday

    *_we'll make the great escape

    *_we won't hear a word they say they don't know us anyway

    *_WATCH IT BURN

    *_LET IT DIE

    *_CAUSE WE ARE FINALLY FREE TONIGHT

    ~XoXo~

    shArpZ.
  • luvme4me
    +2
    luvme4meJul 6, 2009 at 4:32 am
    Boys like girls are awesome!!
    Throw it away
    4get yesterday
    We'll make the great escape!
    They need to b free so they GO!
  • m
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    marcelokekeh_98May 24, 2009 at 8:57 am
    THIS SONG REALLY ROCKS MY EARS!!! AND I always hear dis song on the radio and i cannot STOP singing it but i still LOVE DIS SONG!!!
  • blob4ever
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    blob4everSep 29, 2008 at 11:27 pm
    Boys Like Girls is a very sweet band...I love all their music...All their songs are filled with meaning and emotion... :)
  • t
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    Theakilmer13Dec 10, 2008 at 10:09 pm
    this is one of those songs that you listen to it and really hear it, you immediatly think of taht one person in your life that means everything to you..it did that for me. :DDD

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