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Breathe in for luck.
Breathe in so deep.
This air is blessed, you share with me.
This night is wild, so calm and dull.
These hearts, they race, from self-control.
Your legs are smooth, as they graze mine.
We're doing fine.
We're doing nothing at all.

My hopes are so high that your kiss might kill me.
So won't you kill me?
So I die happy.
My heart is yours to fill or burst,
To break or bury, or wear as jewelry.
Whichever you prefer.

The words are hushed, "Let's not get busted."
Just lay entwined here, undiscovered.
Safe in here from all the stupid questions.
"Hey did you get some?"
Man that is so dumb.
Stay quiet, stay near, stay close, they can't hear.
So we can get some.

My hopes are so high that your kiss might kill me.
So won't you kill me?
So I die happy.
My heart is yours to fill or burst,
To break or bury, or wear as jewelry.
Whichever you prefer.

Hands down this is the best day I can ever remember.
Always remember the sound of the stereo.
The dim of the soft lights.
The scent of your hair, that you twirled in your fingers.
And the time on the clock, when we realized "It's so late!"
And this walk that we share together.
The streets were wet, and the gate was locked,
So I jumped it, and I let you in.
And you stood at your door, with your hands on my waist.
And you kissed me like you meant it.
And I knew... that you meant it.
That you meant it... that you meant it...
And I knew that you meant it... that you meant it.



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    farid_vengenMar 14, 2010 at 10:46 pm
    i made a connection with this song back 2004. i was with this girl, Aidah. she was my first love. frankly, it was hard letting her go. anyway, listening to this song brought back bittersweet memories. thank u for being in my life, even though it was a brief one.
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    xxMyChemAnimexxMar 7, 2009 at 3:01 am
    It's basically trying to explain teenage/young love.
    Kind of the things that we notice and struggle with in love at this age.
    He describes it so beautifully
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    kutemoApr 3, 2009 at 12:04 am
    i luv dis song and i think it is about this guy who loves do much dis girl that her kiss might kill him and that he will always remember that day; his heart is already hers
    lovi it!!! =]
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    brokenMeeMar 22, 2009 at 10:44 am
    its about a boy that really loves the girl and he really respects her..and he's telling the girl that the girl owns him.. :) i really love this song...
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    momoy23Feb 6, 2009 at 7:38 am
    My hopes are so high that your kiss might kill me.
    So won't you kill me?
    So I die happy.
    My heart is yours to fill or burst,
    To break or bury, or wear as jewelry.
    Whichever you prefer.

    ^^

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