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[Part 1]
These days, you barely even say my name,
Like you don't really feel the same,
I'm wondering what's to blame.

These nights, I fall asleep wondering where you are,
It feels like we're falling apart,
And it's only breaking my heart.

Cause if being with you means being alone,
And never knowing when you're coming home,
Then I guess I'm better off on my own.

[Chorus]
But I can't move on,
Cause that means forgetting, forgetting everything we had,
Instead I keep running, keep running, I keep running back.
Cause I keep forgetting, forgetting you treat me so bad,
So I keep on coming, keep coming, I keep coming back.
I keep coming back
I keep running back (x 2)
I keep coming back
I keep running back (x 2)
I keep coming, I keep coming back.


[Part 2]
My friends say, that I should leave you behind,
And stop wasting all of my time,
They tell me that I'm outta my mind.

But I know that what we both share is real,
And I've been willing to deal,
With the way that you're making me feel.

Cause if being with you means being alone,
And never knowing when you're coming home,
Then I guess I'm better off on my own.

[Chorus]
But I can't move on,
Cause that means me forgetting, forgetting everything we had,
Instead I keep running, keep running, I keep running back.
Cause I keep forgetting, forgetting you treat me so bad,
So I keep on coming, keep coming, I keep coming back.
I keep coming back,
I keep running back (x 2),
I keep coming back,
I keep running back (x 2),
I keep coming, I keep coming back.

[Rap]
Ma-ma-ma-mama caught up,
We done all heard the same story,
Just different authors,
this book crazy.

Always a lady,
Looking for love where there's a maybe,
They might could be together,
They fight to be together,
A'ight to be together.

Shorty, yeah he cheated,
You say you don't need it,
Turn around and leave it,
Oh, he back next week.

Fuss... Fight,
And then the whole thing repeat like nothing ever happened,
Dat was just rapping,
No publishing,
Shorty you knew that he don't got the same government.

Lil mama can't move on,
But it's her fault she struggling,
She can't... move... on.

[Chorus]
But I can't move on,
Cause that means forgetting, forgetting everything we had,
Instead I keep running, keep running, I keep coming back.
I keep coming back,
Keep running back,
And I keep coming back,
I keep running back,
I keep coming back,
I keep running back,
I keep running, keep running back.
I can keep coming back,
I can keep coming back,
I can keep running back,
I can keep coming back,
I can keep running back...
To you.



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    UnregisteredMay 17, 2012 at 1:12 am
    Nomatter what you do or how much you hurt me i keep running back to you and wanting to be with you forever.
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    UnregisteredFeb 19, 2012 at 2:26 pm
    Knowing that you need to move on from someone, but still wanting them and loving them even though they don't do the same to you, you don't want to move on from those memories with that person. Yet you realise if you don't move on you will just keep going runnin back into their trap.
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    UnregisteredJan 11, 2012 at 2:03 am
    I really and totally love this song especially the lyrics,it means a lot to those who felt humiliated or even abandoned by their partner.i even usually hear this song when i feel so bad,but anyway i love jessica mauboy and keep it up,girl!! :)
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    Gracey_hottieMar 14, 2009 at 1:48 am
    Impressive I MEAN I LIKE THIS SONG AND JESSICA MAUBOY YOU ROCK TO THE DAYS EVEN MY UNCLE LOVES UR SONG BURN BUT I LIKE THIS SONG DO'NT YOU EVER GET STAGEFRIGHT I HAVE HEAPS OF TIMES THAT'S WHEN I GET NEVOUS AND SING FAST AND RUN OFF THE STAGE ANYWAYS KEEP ROCKING AROUND AUSTRALIA
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    yenieluv_selenandemiFeb 2, 2009 at 11:26 am
    i lovito this song!!! Her voice is so smooth and straight forward! i like this song alot alot alot and her person is like wow

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