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What have I done?
I wish I could run,
Away from this ship going under
Just trying to help
Hurt everyone else
Now I feel the weight of the world is on my shoulders

What can you do when your good isn't good enough
And all that you touch tumbles down?
Cause my best intentions
Keep making a mess of things,
I just wanna fix it somehow
But how many times will it take?
Oh, how many times will it take for me to get it right, to get it right?

Can I start again, with my fate shaken?
Cause I can't go back and undo this
I just have to stay and face mistakes,
But if I get stronger and wiser, I'll get through this

What can you do when you're good isn't good enough?
And all that you touch tumbles down?
Cause my best intentions keep making a mess of things,
I just wanna fix it somehow
But how many times will it take?
Oh, how many times will it take for me to get it right?

So I throw up my fists, throw a punch in the air,
And accept the truth that sometimes life isn't fair!
Yeah, I'll send down a wish and I'll send up a prayer
And then finally someone will see how much I care

What can you do when you're good isn't good enough?
And all that you touch tumbles down?
Cause my best intentions keep making a mess of things,
I just wanna fix it somehow
But how many times will it take?
Oh, how many times will it take for me to get it right?



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    EzmiaMar 26, 2014 at 10:33 pm
    Rachel wasn't really aiming this at Quinn. She was really aiming it at Finn. After Rachel made out with Noah, a.k.a., Puck, and told Finn, he was like, I can't believe you did that to me? And then he broke up with. She was singing because she was jealous of what Finn and Quinn had. If she hadn't made out with Puck, she wouldn't be in this situation. She's angry with herself, because Finn wouldn't do that to her.
    All you people who think this is towards Quinn, are wrong. It's towards Finn. Rachel Finn.
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    UnregisteredAug 14, 2012 at 5:44 pm
    She's singing about how she is always messing up with fun and that she has to get updates. And try again because she will getbit right just it will take many times.
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    UnregisteredAug 14, 2012 at 5:42 pm
    Rachel is singing about how she loves finn so much and never gets his heart so what happens is she sings about it and it makes him realize that he's in love with her
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    UnregisteredJul 31, 2012 at 5:57 pm
    She wants to restart everything over because this girl has the boy who she trully loves. And she feels bad because he's. The only exception the glee guys name is finn the girls from glee is rachel(lea machel) &quinn
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    UnregisteredMay 17, 2012 at 12:33 am
    I love this song!!! I remember how rachel wrote this in pure anger for quinn. Ironic how after that song, finn pretty much learns how much he actualy likes her. Good job lea michele! Stay amazing!!! So sad glee is ending!!! :(

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