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When you try your best, but you don't succeed
When you get what you want, but not what you need
When you feel so tired, but you can't sleep
Stuck in reverse

And the tears come streaming down your face
When you lose something you can't replace
When you love someone but it goes to waste
Could it be worse?

Lights will guide you home,
And ignite your bones,
And I will try to fix you,

High up above or down below
When you're too in love to let it go
But if you never try you'll never know
Just what you're worth


Lights will guide you home
And ignite your bones
And I will try to fix you

Tears stream down your face
When you lose something you cannot replace
Tears stream down your face
And I

Tears stream down your face
I promise you I will learn from my mistakes
Tears stream down your face
And I

Lights will guide you home
And ignite your bones
And I will try to fix you



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    lisalanaSep 23, 2008 at 8:35 pm
    I heard this song several months after my closest sibling, my beloved brother, passed away. He tried in every way to make life better for me, right down to his last breaths. I sobbed when I heard it the first time, like he was singing it to me, and only me. The song means to me that he is watching and listening, and if I will listen too, I will hear the answer clearly.
    Hi, It's Me...Is it You?
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    UnregisteredMay 5, 2012 at 11:49 pm
    To me, this song reminds me of when i moved from the uk to australia. I left all of my friends. But on this 24 hour plane trip, in my head i sang over and over: i will try to fix you.
    And now i am happy soaking up the sun here! :) this song is the song that got me through the move. It also reminds me that god tried to fix me, and he did!
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    mahaniDec 8, 2009 at 5:14 am
    I feel down by the time i write this comment. I do listen to this song over and over again. Mostly of this song really meaningful to my life...lost of everything i thought..but i still have my family who support me to live.
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    TUSUMar 12, 2009 at 3:35 pm
    There is something about British people and songs that makes them absolutely just stand out, not only their accent which I really love , I don't know its special
    Not to forget Scottish as well, love them (I rieh)
    keeep rockin!
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    DALYNCIMar 26, 2009 at 12:18 am
    means too much for me because i was in a relation like that. when you do your best and it´s not enough... u scream, cry and u dont know what to do.
    but i tried and i know i´m oh so much better by myself. i cried, but now it is over

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