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I wanna be drunk when I wake up
On the right side of the wrong bed
And every excuse I made up
Tell you the truth I hate
What didn't kill me
It never made me stronger at all.
Love will scar your make-up lip sticks to me
So now I'll maybe leave back there
I'm sat here wishing I was sober
I know I'll never hold you like I used to.

But a house gets cold when you cut the heating
Without you to hold I'll be freezing
Can't rely on my heart to beat it
'Cause you take part of it every evening
Take words out of my mouth just from breathing
Replace with phrases like when you're leaving me.

Should I, should I?
Maybe I'll get drunk again
I'll be drunk again
I'll be drunk again
To feel a little love

I wanna hold your heart in both hands
Not watch it fizzle at the bottom of a Coke can
And I've got no plans for the weekend
So shall we speak then
Keep it between friends
Though I know you'll never love me like you used to.

There maybe other people like us
You see the flicker of the clipper when they light up
Flames just create us, burns don't heal like before
You don't hold me anymore.

On cold days Coldplay's out like the band's the name
I know I can't heal things with a hand shake
You know I can't change as I began saying
You cut me wide open like landscape
Open bottles of beer but never champagne
To applaud you with the sound that my hands make.

Should I, should I?
Maybe I'll get drunk again
I'll be drunk again
I'll be drunk again
To feel a little love.

All by myself
I'm here again
All by myself
You know I'll never change
All by myself
All by myself
I'm just drunk again
I'll be drunk again
I'll be drunk again
To feel a little love



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    UnregisteredJan 18, 2014 at 3:36 pm
    This music video is about a man, Ed Sheeran, who fell in love with a woman (She wasn't explained at all). These two people had. Amazing memories. Ed and the woman fell apart, and went their separate ways, but Ed still can't get her out of his head! The only way he can forget, is by drinking, but that only takes the pain away for a little while. Ed knows that the pain will come back... He should have realized by now, that you can't reach what's in front of you, until you let go of what's behind you.
    This meaning, that you can't move on, until you realize what happened between you and your last love... Try to see if either one of you made a mistake... Learn from the mistake, then you might be able to move on. I love you, Ed Sheeran! You're music is amazing!
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    UnregisteredAug 28, 2012 at 11:08 pm
    This song is about not being with the person you love and getting drunk to numb you for a bit. "to feel a little love. "

    Also about being with other people and not really loving them at all. "when i wake up on the right side of the wrong bed. "
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    UnregisteredJun 24, 2012 at 1:35 pm
    He tries to drink away the pain of his ex and move on by getting other girls while he's drunk. He knows it will hurt in the morning but he has a sort of yolo moment
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    UnregisteredMay 6, 2012 at 9:04 am
    I'm writing this after the best party i've been to, 3 am, but whatever, i agree with most people here, it means he wants to drown his sorrows to his ex, but it doesn't do anything beneficial.

    Good god i'm wasted.
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    UnregisteredApr 9, 2012 at 7:02 pm
    This amazing song tells us that getting hammered dosent drown out our sorrows it just makes things worse. It might make u feel better for a little while but then u remember.

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