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I hear the ticking of the clock
I'm lying here the room's pitch dark
I wonder where you are tonight
No answer on the telephone
And the night goes by so very slow
Oh I hope that it won't end though

Till now I always got by on my own
I never really cared until I met you
And now it chills me to the bone
How do I get you alone
How do I get you alone

You don't know how long I have wanted
To touch your lips and hold you tight, oh
You don't know how long I have waited
And I was gonna tell you tonight
But the secret is still my own
And my love for you is still unknown

Till now I always got by on my own
I never really cared until I met you
And now it chills me to the bone
How do I get you alone
How do I get you alone

How do I get you alone
How do I get you alone

Alone, alone

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    mckulit_raichuSep 5, 2008 at 9:34 pm
    i really love this song... HANDS DOWN to glam rock... i love the voice and the meaning of the song... heart was successful in delivering the message of the song, which is the loneliness of the person and the sadness because she failed to express the things that she needs to express... this song is amazing and powerful... this band is older than me but i don't care... love the band...
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    UnregisteredDec 20, 2013 at 3:33 pm
    Unrequited love of one for another; shunned by the one you secretly love. One of my top 3 favorite songs by HEART. I used to have all but 3 albums. Working on getting them on CD's now. (Spouse vaguely knew both when in Seattle when they were just starting out!)
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    UnregisteredJul 21, 2012 at 9:36 pm
    Someones was expecting love for them because they cared for that person and she wants you alone as i say treat people the way you would like to be treated
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    UnregisteredFeb 14, 2012 at 9:23 am
    I really love this 2 this song is very loneliness actually this band is amazing and powerful it matches my mood2
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    DudeNikkiAug 13, 2009 at 8:15 am
    super love the song..My all time favorite song.. Aside from the heavy meaning of the song, this song also reminds me of my past..We are really not accepted but I really tried to fight my feelings against everybody.,.
    because of this song i found my love of my life..I sang this song in a karaoke bar, and she heared me singing the song and she was amazed,.
    and that was the first time she told me that she liked me a lot..
    By then, we had a great relationship,..
    But we ended up nothing because we are not accepted in the society where we belong right now..
    I already fought the love but she did'nt..

    in the end, i was so "ALONE"..

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