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Feet don't fail me now
Take me to the finish line
Oh my heart it breaks every step that I take
But I'm hoping at the gates
They'll tell me that your mine


Walking through the city streets
Is it by mistake or design
I feel so alone on a friday night
Can you make it feel like home
If I tell you you're mine

It's like I told you honey

Don't make me sad
Don't make me cry
Sometimes love is not enough
And the road gets tough I don't know why

Keep making me laugh
Lets go get high
The road is long we carry on
Try to have fun in the meantime

Come take a walk on the wild side
Let me kiss you hard in the pouring rain
You like your girls insane

Choose your last words
This is the last time
Because you and I
We were born to die

Lost but now I am found
I can see but once I was blind
I was so confused as a little child
Trying to take what I could get
Scared that I couldn't find

All the answers honey

Don't make me sad
Don't make me cry
Sometimes love is not enough
And the road gets tough I don't know why

Keep making me laugh
Lets go get high
The road is long we carry on
Try to have fun in the meantime

Come take a walk on the wild side
Let me kiss you hard in the pouring rain
You like your girls insane

Choose your last words
This is the last time
Because you and I
We were born to die

We were born to die
We were born to die

Come take a walk on the wild side
Let me kiss you hard in the pouring rain
You like your girls insane

Don't make me sad
Don't make me cry
Sometimes love is not enough
And the road gets tough I don't know why

Keep making me laugh
Lets go get high
The road is long we carry on
Try to have fun in the meantime

Come take a walk on the wild side
Let me kiss you hard in the pouring rain
You like your girls insane

Choose your last words
This is the last time
Because you and I
We were born to die

We were born to die...



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    UnregisteredNov 13, 2013 at 2:16 am
    Well, when I first heard the song I didn't understand it at all. Now that I've looked up the lyrics, seen the video and read most of the first 50 comments, I feel that this song starts off as if Lana thinks she's in the best relationship and the guy she's with is the love of her life. In the second verse when she says she was lost but now found, I think she's finally realizing that she has made a mistake in her relationship and is having second thoughts. In the ending of the song she keeps repeating 'we were born to die' so she is trying to say to the guy that she wants to breakup, but he is saying 'no' and keeps urging her on until finally they breakup (and it's the end of the video where the dude is holding the bloody body of Lana) .
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    UnregisteredJul 24, 2012 at 9:06 am
    After a female friend of mine posted this song to me,i was wondering about its true meaning. I thought it my have been a love message.. So i read the
    Posts made by others.. Found a few, that were what i thought to be along the lines of my thoughts.. Did more research, and posted what i found below... The singers actual words said on the meaning.. Hope this clears up a lot of misguided thoughts on the songs true meaning... Mb
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    UnregisteredJul 24, 2012 at 8:47 am
    According to the singer, the song is "homage to true love and a tribute to living life on the wild side", theme that is perceived in lines such as "let me kiss you hard in the pouring rain, you like your girls insane. "[
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    UnregisteredJul 22, 2012 at 11:54 am
    Reminds me of someone i used to know. He was the world to me but he lied and denied me. Still love him tho. Is not all his fault we belong to a very strict religion and they have taken a very dim view of our relationship. There is nothing i wouldn't do,if only he would even speak to me. A lot of fear and longing and loss.
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    UnregisteredJul 20, 2012 at 2:00 pm
    I'm living this song out right now, me and my gf love eachother and want to be together, but she has been hurted by other guys, she wants to escape from me becouse i'm saying she's the one, she doesn't believe it, so i'm pretty much dead inside!

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