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Waiting in a car
Waiting for a ride in the dark
The night city grows
Look and see her eyes, they glow

Waiting in a car
Waiting for a ride in the dark
Drinking in the lounge
Following the neon signs


Waiting for a roar
Looking at the mutating skyline
The city is my church
It wraps me in the sparkling twilight

Waiting in a car
Waiting for the right time
Waiting in a car
Waiting for the right time
Waiting in a car
Waiting for the right time
Waiting in a car
Waiting for the right time
Waiting in a car
Waiting for a ride in the dark



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    UnregisteredNov 13, 2013 at 12:34 am
    I think that this song is more of a self-exploration. Not about two people, but about finding the adventurer inside of you. Are you willing to take that chance and go where you don't know? Are you willing to seek out and experience everything the city has to offer? Stop waiting for a car that may or may not come, walk the streets and fall in love with all that is around you. Make those neon signs your cathedral and the skyline your alter. Fall in love with life and live your adventure.
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    UnregisteredJul 16, 2012 at 2:50 am
    Nyc thought i was the only one that walked to this song... If there was a movie about me, this would definetly be the theme song
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    UnregisteredJul 11, 2012 at 5:39 pm
    Heartbroken, lonely, hoping for the midnight city to cure it all... And it does somewhat, the city is full of people, we'll all fall in love again.. Someday..
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    UnregisteredAug 4, 2012 at 11:03 pm
    I think the meaning to this song, is a girl waiting for a guy to come pick her up. She has been waiting for hours but the guy won't answer her phone calls or anything. They'd been planning this for a very long time, but he "fell asleep" he's a douche.
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    UnregisteredJun 30, 2012 at 6:26 am
    Something awesome, i don't really know. I agree with other peoples ideas :p and i love walking to the beat lol

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