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Damage...
Ahh...
You know
Sometimes you don't realize what you've done,
Until you've seen the damage...
And I looked at the damage...

Yea... Whoa... yea... yea... Whoa... yea... Look at the damage...

[Verse 1:]

3am when my phone ring,
Beggin' me to come by,
I was right around the corner...
I know I coulda' said no
But I ain't stop,
Told me come in "the doors unlocked for ya"...
My intuition I should,
Have listened to it,
My girl,
Yo she'd be pissed if she knew,
About this visit...
She had a tank top on,
I took her tank top off,
I should've stopped,
STOP!... [sigh]
But she ain't lettin' me,
Kissed me soft and gently...
She tempt me.
Right then I stopped thinkin'
Consequences... (consequences)
Guess I must have lost my mind for a minute.

[Chorus]

'Cause there's no better love...
Girl I love you...
With her that was lust...
Shouldn't of happened I
Know I messed up...
One phone call started
This whole thing now...
Look at the damage... (the damage)
Look at the damage... (the damage)
(Look)
Damage...
Damage that I caused you.
I know I broke your heart,
Cuz' I did you wrong now.
Look at the damage, (the damage)
Look at the damage that I caused...

[Verse 2:]

The dumbest decision that I made
That I ain't proud of,
A few hours that meant absolutely nothing
Cost me your love...
I gotta live with regret,
Deserve to get what you give,
Now you won't listen to nothing that I'm saying. (Woah)
I rode passed your house for hours,
Just to feel close to ya...
No cards, no gifts, no flowers,
Could get me back with chu'...
Your kiss, your touch, girl you know I miss it.
But you got my heart inside of a prisonless cell

[Chorus]
'Cause there's no better love...
Girl I love you...
With her that was lust... ooooh (yeah)
Shouldn't of happened I know I messed up... (yeah)
One phone call started, this whole thing now... (hey)
Look at the damage (the damage)
(I've seen the damage that I caused you girl)
Look at the damage (the damage)
(Look)
Damage...
Damage that I caused you...
(I know that I broke your heart)
I know I broke your heart,
'Cause I did you wrong now...
Look at the damage... (the damage)
Look at the damage that I caused...
[Bridge:]

I was trippin'(ooh), I was dippin' (ooh), with these women (ooh), in these streets (ooh). Lost my girl (ooh), lost all
That (yeah). Wish I could (ooh), take it back.

I was trippin'(Hey), I was dippin' (Ooh), with these women (Oh), in these streets (Yeeah). Wish I could (Oooh), take that
Back... Ooh baby...

[Chorus]
(One phone call started this whole thing now)
(The damage that I...)
(Oh)
(Yeeeah)
Yea... woah...
Look at the damage...
Look at the damage...
Yeeah
You know...
Sometimes you don't realize what you've done...
Until you've seen the damage...
And I looked at the damage...'



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  • Bonafide
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    BonafideApr 6, 2008 at 4:51 pm
    The meaning of song to me is that, he recognizes his weakness and is truly sorry for what he did to the love of his life. He is pouring his heart out to her, in hope that maybe she would forgive him. He knows it's over, but everyone wants forgiveness!
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    nextstar12Mar 28, 2008 at 4:35 pm
    The meaning of this song is he know that he was goin 2 c another gurl he don't care bout but he still go there just to do the do but his main chick caught him and he knew he should of never did it and he really want his girl back and need her that other girl didn't mean anything.
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    UnregisteredJan 5, 2012 at 3:17 am
    This song is basically saying that he cheated he realized he messed nd he trying his hardest too get back with his gurl. Everyone makes mistakes nd it takes a real man too stand up nd say that e messed up nd is willing too do whateva it takes too make sure that he wont cause anymore damage. I love this song nd I'm deeply in love with him #teambreezy!
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    mexican_roxstar_214Jul 1, 2008 at 9:18 pm
    Oh my gee I love this song! Its ma husband and I love every single one of his songs!=] he is super hot! And this is a very big mistake that he did and he wants his gurl to 4give him! And this is the song ma ex dedicated to me to get bak wit him! So I love this song so much!
    I love you Chris Brown! Muahz!
  • CrazyB94
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    CrazyB94Mar 28, 2008 at 1:43 pm
    Me and my cousin were aguring about this. She said that he got the girl preganat but I don't believe that. He actually was cheating on her with another girl and she caught him (that what he get!) and know he realize that he loves her and he wants her back.

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