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Kiss me hard before you go
Summertime sadness
I just wanted you to know
That baby you're the best

Got my red dress on tonight
Dancing in the dark in the pale moonlight
Got my hair up real big beauty queen style
Highheels off, I'm feeling alive

Oh, my God, I feel it in the air
Telephone wires above are sizzling like a snare
Honey I'm on fire I feel it everywhere
Nothing scares me anymore
... 2, 3, 4

Kiss me hard before you go
Summertime sadness
I just wanted you to know
That baby you're the best

I've got that summertime, summertime sadness
Got that summertime, summertime sadness
Got that summertime, summertime sadness
Oh, oh

I'm feelin' electric tonight
Cruising down the coast goin' by 99
Got my bad baby by my heavenly side
I know if I go, I'll die happy tonight.

Oh, my God, I feel it in the air
Telephone wires above are sizzling like a snare
Honey I'm on fire I feel it everywhere
Nothing scares me anymore
... 2, 3, 4

Kiss me hard before you go
Summertime sadness
I just wanted you to know
That baby you're the best

I've got that summertime, summertime sadness
S-s-summertime, summertime sadness
Got that summertime, summertime sadness
Oh, oh

I think I'll miss you forever
Like the stars miss the sun in the morning skies
Later's better than never
Even if you're gone I'm gonna drive, drive

I've got that summertime, summertime sadness
S-s-summertime, summertime sadness
Got that summertime, summertime sadness
Oh, oh

Kiss me hard before you go
Summer time sadness
I just wanted you to know
That baby you're the best

I've got that summertime, summertime sadness
S-s-summertime, summertime sadness
Got that summertime, summertime sadness
Oh, oh



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  • u
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    UnregisteredAug 31, 2012 at 4:42 pm
    Deeply felt by heart, anyone who has ever experienced true love knows what it is like to miss someone... I love her voice.
  • u
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    UnregisteredNov 12, 2013 at 9:41 am
    The term 'Summertime Sadness' means when you were to have a holiday romance with someone special, however when you both return to your normal life's the spark is simply not there anymore. So in my opinion the meaning of this song is: two people meet in the summertime, they fall in love and spend lot of time together, but at the end of the summer when they are both forced to go back to their normal working life's the spark is gone but they still do miss each other, hence the title 'Summertime Sadness'.
  • u
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    UnregisteredJul 21, 2012 at 12:22 am
    Well at least now we know, via the music video, that it was a girl that caused her summertime sadness. Summer is a time for memories and sometimes it's got sadness. Simply put it's a song but summertime sadness.
  • u
    +2
    UnregisteredNov 22, 2013 at 9:23 pm
    I'm going to base this on my own "summertime sadness"

    A girl met a guy and they had so much in common, so they started to hang out. Then, they found out that they fell in love with each other. They ended up being in a relationship, and they loved each other so much that they talked all the time. Then, all of a sudden she tried to text him, but he didn't respond, and automatically she knew something was wrong.

    Then, about a few days later, she texts him and he replies, and he tells her that he loves someone else and breaks up with her. Everyday, she takes the blame of happened.

    She goes on with this summertime sadness, because she can't forget him. She wants to forget, but it's impossible to, she loved him and she still does. Hence... The "summertime sadness"

    I luv this song i listen to it everyday, cuz this is how i feel every single day. Yhea, its winter, but... Yhea he was the best...

    I doubt he'll end up reading this one of these days, but if he does, i doubt he'll know it was meh.. But...

    If yhu do end up reading this, and yhu know who this is... Just know i will never forget yhu... I luv yhu to damn much!

    I know it took meh this long to say it but i luv yhu and i will never stop loving yhu!
  • u
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    UnregisteredSep 1, 2012 at 12:37 pm
    I love this song. Forget it and move on, i guess... She has summertime sadness because the love of her life is goingaway and she wants to spend one more happy moment with him

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