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I fell in love with a wind-up souvenir
I bought it downtown as I was on my way to meet you
She sounds the like the songs you used to sing to put me to sleep
Now that you're gone, she's all that I've left to hold

And I feel so all alone
No one's gonna fix me when I'm broke
How do you cry with inanimate eyes?
You're never gonna smile with the way that you are

And I feel so all alone

I gave her to you
I thought you might appreciate
The way that she dances
The painted look upon her face
She must have come from the sun
I want to take her through the park
Where she'd tell me I'm all that she wants
If she could even talk

I feel so all alone
No one's gonna fix me when I'm broke
How do you cry with inanimate eyes?
You're never gonna smile with the way that you are

And I feel so all alone
I feel so all alone

And she sits on my shelf
It makes me think of you
The way she carries the things that remind me of who
We used to be before we became antiques
She's a lot like you
But when I hold her too tight, I know she'll break
She just takes some glue to stay

I feel so all alone
No one's gonna fix me when I'm broke
How do you cry with inanimate eyes?
You're never gonna smile with the way that you are

And I feel so all alone
I feel so all alone
I feel so all alone



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    UnregisteredMay 14, 2012 at 3:54 pm
    I think that this song is about a guy who is in love with a girl, but she's cold and distant. And this song is about how he finds a wind-up toy that is beautiful, but cold and hard, only able to move in a certian way. Throughout the song, he's making comparisons between the toy and the girl.
  • U
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    UnregisteredApr 9, 2012 at 7:35 pm
    I gave her to you
    (i don't need a toy)
    I thought you might appreciate
    (i don't like the way that it moves)
    The way that she dances
    The painted look upon her face
    (someone must have thrown this away)
    She must have come from the sun
    (i've got too much stuff)
    I want to take her through a park
    Where she'll tell me i'm all she wants
    (speaking of which)
    I think we need to talk
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    UnregisteredApr 9, 2012 at 7:27 pm
    I gave her to you (i don't need a toy)
    I thought you might appreciate (i don't like the way that it moves)
    The way that she dances
    The painted look upon her face (someone must've told me so)
    She must have come from the sun (i can feel the sun)
    I want to take her through the park
    Where she'll tell me i'm all she wants (speaking of which)
    I think we need to talk

    At least that's what i heard
  • U
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    UnregisteredMar 22, 2012 at 2:35 am
    This is the part with the second voice:
    i gave it to you (i don't need a toy)
    i thought you might appreciate it
    (i like the way that he moves)
    the way that she dances
    the painted look upon her face
    (someone must've told me so)
    she must have come from the sun
    (i can feel the suuun)
    i want to take her through the park
    where she'd tell me i'm all (speak english
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    UnregisteredFeb 28, 2012 at 2:47 am
    I think its about a girl who he's trying to forget but he has a doll that reminds him of her. But her personality is fake "how do you cry with inanimate eyes? " unless hes saying he has no more tears for her. And when it says i dont need a toy.. Hes saying he doesnt need her anymore and hates that this doll reminds him of her. Maybe.

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