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It starts with love

One thing
I don't know why
It doesn't even matter how hard you try
Keep that in mind
I designed this rhyme to explain in due time
(All I know)

Time is a valuable thing
Watch it fly by as the pendulum swings
Watch it count down to the end of the day
The clock ticks life away
(It's so unreal)

Didn't look out below
Watch the time go right out the window
Tried to hold on, but didn't even know
I wasted it all just to
(Watch you go)

I kept everything inside
And even though I tried
It all fell apart
What it meant to me
Will eventually be
A memory
Of a time

I tried so hard
And got so far
But in the end
It doesn't even matter.

I had to fall
To lose it all
But in the end
It doesn't even matter.

One thing
I don't know why
It doesn't even matter how hard you try
Keep that in mind
I designed this rhyme to remind myself how I
(Tried so hard)

In spite of the way you were mocking me
Acting like I was part of your property
Remembering all the times you fought with me
I'm surprised (It got so far)

Things aren't the way they were before
You wouldn't even recognize me anymore
Not that you knew me back then
But it all comes back to me(In the end)

You kept everything inside
And even though I tried
It all fell apart
What it meant to me will eventually be
A memory of a time when I

I tried so hard
And got so far
But in the end
It doesn't even matter

I had to fall
To lose it all
But in the end
It doesn't even matter

I put my trust in you
Pushed as far as I can go
For all this
There's only one thing you should know

I put my trust in you
Pushed as far as I can go
For all this
There's only one thing you should know

I tried so hard
And got so far
But in the end
It doesn't even matter

I had to fall
To lose it all
But in the end
It doesn't even matter



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    xMizKaulitzxApr 27, 2008 at 9:41 pm
    man this is a good song! i think he's probably talkin about the jewish ppl and how they struggled so hard to live through the holocaust when Hitler was dictator. They tried so hard to escape but half a million jews died in concentration camps...yal are probably wondering how i got that idea, well if u look carefully at the beginning of this video Chester (lead singer) walks out of this tumb or watever and there are jewish symbols on the door.
  • amiee
    +7
    amieeSep 30, 2008 at 11:34 am
    This song is amazing:
    To me it means, you give everything you have to get what you want, but in the end you dont get it!
  • r
    +6
    rida07Jul 21, 2009 at 8:23 pm
    it's "start with one" not luv. dont believe me then listen to the song by your self linkin park never sings song sogs about that stuff OK.
  • s
    +5
    StarfairyJan 12, 2010 at 6:53 pm
    Completely true. Life is hard, and someone always will come along to try and ruin it, but keep your head up and be strong.
    as for the situation about the guy, talk to your parents and explain the situation 9/10 times the parent will be happy you talked to them and give you an answer...Mine did ^.^ and my dad is the ultimate strict dad..
  • r
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    rishabhchandanJan 18, 2009 at 6:37 am
    "In the End" is a nu metal song written by Linkin Park from their debut album Hybrid Theory (2000). Its lyrics are mainly based on one person's failure. It is considered symbolic of an ending relationship. However it can also be symbolic of a long-lasting friendship's trust between one another that has gone away.

    In the End is one of Linkin Park's most well known and successful songs, appearing in the top ten in most charts it appeared in, including a band high of number two on the Billboard Hot 100, in which it peaked on the week beginning March 19, 2002. The song first reached the Top 40 on December 4, 2001. It also reached number one on the Z100 Top 100 songs of 2002 countdown.

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