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Your love is nothing I can't fight,
Can't sleep with the man who dims my shine.

I'm in the bedroom,
With tissues and when,
I know you're outside banging that I won't let you in.
'Cause it's a hard life, with love in the world,
And I'm a hard girl,
Loving me is like chewing on pearls.

You've got me wandering why I,
I like it rough I,
I like it rough I,
I like it rough. [x2]

Won't go without my fix tonight,
It's a little too rough.
Prom girl wipes her tears with silver lines.
And she can't get enough.

I'm in the bedroom,
With tissues and when,
I know you're outside banging that I won't let you in.
'Cause it's a hard life, with love in the world,
And I'm a hard girl,
Loving me is like straightening curls.


I'm shiny and I know it,
Don't know why you wanna blow it,
Need a man who likes it rough, likes it rough, likes it rough. [x2]

Is it because you don't mean it?
Or because I don't feel it?
Yes it's rough. [x2]
(Lady Gaga)


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    desellers90Apr 18, 2009 at 7:29 pm
    Shes talking about love. becuase shes crying and wondering why shes still has feelings fro a man who doesnt make her happy. :)
  • m
    MandaPanda22Jan 24, 2010 at 5:15 pm
    who cares if Lady gaga if a fricken sex addict, her songs are good and no one really cares that shes a sex addict either. So enough dissing lady Gaga!!!
  • j
    JakeleonardiAug 14, 2010 at 4:47 pm
    This song isn'y about sex. Ga GA is talking about "object relations".I know this will go over the heads of the lay. In psychology terms, "object relations" is referring to how she has been taught relate.In this case, it is love. She has been taught that love is rough...being in love is painful. This is from a parent or guardian. The character knows he, "dims her shine"...isn't what she needs but being in a painful relationship is familiar.In the bedroom with tissues and when", translation- I am hurting, and "when" - when will things change, she is anticipating...
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    lgagaroxMay 30, 2010 at 2:03 pm
    YOU'RE ALL TALKING CRAP! lady gaga is the best singer in all the world. god you aren't half deaf you lot. you'd think you were pratically middle aged the way you go on
    " oooh! isn't that naughty she's writing about sex all the time"
    grow up!!!
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    darkange1555May 1, 2010 at 2:56 am
    You know what, Ive had enough of pathetic retards giving her shit. Percy, thats probably why you're alone without someone to be down on her knees..blingbling, she writes about subjects that are out there, and isnt embarrassed to be sexual unlike the rest of the united states who are prudes to the max. I don't see any of you out there writing music, producing music or doing much more than pointing fingers at people who've made something of themselves. So, I suggest you don't criticize others' works unless you're doing something other than leaving a mean ass comment!

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