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Tonight we drink to youth
And holding fast the truth
Don't want to lose what I had as a boy
My heart still has a beat
But love is now a feat
As common as a cold day in L.A.

Sometimes when I'm alone I wonder
Is there a spell that I am under
Keeping me from seeing the real thing

Love hurts
But sometimes it's a good hurt
And it feels like I'm alive
Love sings
When it transcends the bad things
Have a heart and try me
'Cause without love I won't survive

I'm fettered and abused
Stand naked and accused
Should I surface, this one-man submarine?
I only want the truth!
So tonight we drink to youth!
I'll never lose what I had as a boy

Sometimes when I'm alone I wonder
Is there a spell that I am under
Keeping me from seeing the real thing?

Love hurts
But sometimes it's a good hurt
And it feels like I'm alive
Love sings
When it transcends the bad things
Have a heart and try me
'Cause without love I won't survive

Without love I won't survive

Love hurts
But sometimes it's a good hurt
And it feels like I'm alive
Love sings
When it transcends the bad things
Have a heart and try me
'Cause without love I won't survive

Love hurts, ohhh-oh ohh
Love hurts
Without love I won't survive
Love hurts la-la-la-la-la-la oh
Love hurts
Without love I won't survive



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    vornOct 19, 2008 at 1:52 pm
    love deffiently can hurt...
    i think this song means the relationship hes in hurts, for whotever reason, but it feels good.
  • U
    UnregisteredAug 25, 2012 at 9:56 am
    This song goes deeper than just romantic love. He is talking about a spiritual journey which love is taking him on and he has trancended to a higher plane of existence. He is truly learning the meaning of self and love on his journey in life.
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    UnregisteredAug 25, 2012 at 9:46 am
    Loves is real and pain is an illussion. Love sings to us and moves us out of our pain through trancedence. We remember through our memories of youth our innocence and our ability to trust whiich is what love requires to moves outof the darkness and into the light and love which is all there really is that is real.
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    UnregisteredApr 24, 2012 at 4:24 pm
    Yea love does hurt... But we love and love and love and love all over again as if we didn't learn the first time we got broken... There's just something about it that makes us feel happy.. And we don't know exactly what it is...
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    UnregisteredDec 1, 2011 at 2:32 pm
    It's about growing up - from innocence to experience and how scary that transition can be as well as love and all it's wonders as well as the pain.

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