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[Verse 1]
When a good thing goes bad it's not the end of the world
It's just the end of a world, that you had with one girl
And she's the reason it happened, but she's overreacting
And it's all because she don't want things to change

So cry if you need to, but I can't stay to watch you
That's the wrong thing to do
Touch if you need to, but I can't stay to hold you
That's the wrong thing to do
Talk if you need to, but I can't stay to hear you
That's the wrong thing to do
Cause you say you love me, and I'll end up lying
And say I love you too

But I need someone different
You know it, oh ho, you know it
Oh ho, you know it, we both know it
I need someone different
You know it, oh ho, you know it
Oh ho, you know it, we both know it
Something's been missing
You know it, oh ho, she knows it
Oh ho, I know it, we all know it
I need someone different
(Oh ho, oh ho)

[Verse 2]
We live in a generation of, not being in love, and not being together
But we sure make it feel like we're together
Because we're scared to see each other with somebody else


[Outro - Stevie Wonder Harmonica]

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    UnregisteredMay 21, 2012 at 3:11 pm
    To me this song explains itself.. It says how one person want to get out of a relationship but, not actually willing to let the other person go.. They know their at the end of their climax.
  • U
    UnregisteredApr 30, 2012 at 6:07 pm
    We live in a generation , of not being in love, not being together. -drake- i love that line &' its so truee!
  • U
    UnregisteredApr 24, 2012 at 11:42 am
    Its for me to long distence never works out :( and it kinda hurts to let go of someone you had along time to just let him go yor
  • U
    UnregisteredApr 8, 2012 at 11:30 pm
    I think this song goes perfect for the position im in... My boyfriend left me after 5 years for something he over reacted about... Uhm... My meaning to this song is, that you can love someone so much, and want to do things with them still like love them and hug them, but you know all of it is wrong. Also you know that its the right thing for you to move on.
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    UnregisteredApr 6, 2012 at 11:54 am
    It's the naked truth of what really goes on in the mind of a man who has obtained the clarity of a relationship gone bad. Though he's reluctant to deal with the pain of being alone, he aware of an evitable reality of discomfort awaiting them both, alluding that such may accompany him in a lot his relationships to come...

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