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I asked her to stay, but she wouldn't listen
She left before I had the chance to say
Oh
The words that would mend
The things that were broken
But now it's far too late, she's gone away

Every night you cry yourself to sleep
Thinking: "Why does this happen to me?
Why does every moment have to be so hard?"
Hard to believe it

It's not over tonight
Just give me one more chance to make it right
I may not make it through the night
I won't go home without you

The taste of her breath, I'll never get over
The noises that she made kept me awake
Oh
The weight of the things that remained unspoken
Built up so much it crushed us everyday

Every night you cry yourself to sleep
Thinking: "Why does this happen to me?
Why does every moment have to be so hard?"
Hard to believe it

It's not over tonight
Just give me one more chance to make it right
I may not make it through the night
I won't go home without you

Whoa, oh, oh, oh

It's not over tonight
Just give me one more chance to make it right
I may not make it through the night
I won't go home without you

Whoa, oh, oh, oh

Of all the things I felt but never really shown
Perhaps the worst is that I ever let you go
I should not ever let you go, oh oh oh

It's not over tonight
Just give me one more chance to make it right
I may not make it through the night
I won't go home without you

Whoa, oh, oh, oh

It's not over tonight
Just give me one more chance to make it right
I may not make it through the night
I won't go home without you
And I won't go home without you
And I won't go home without you
I won't go home without you



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  • xxxkass
    +4
    xxxkassOct 16, 2008 at 5:41 am
    the boy just wanted to say to the girl..."HEY PLEASE, LET ME EXPLAIN!"...hmm..girls,.. would you let him explain?.. commonly, girls don't, they would just say.. "ITS TOO LATE! WHAT I HAVE SAW WAS ENOUGH"... am i not right?... try.. try to give boys a chance... if you just want...not all boys are bad...maybe, you have just learned wrong...
    not only girls cry when having a break- up... also boys..like the boy in the song... I LOVE THIS SONG...
  • luvme4me
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    luvme4meJul 8, 2009 at 6:11 am
    the boy is saying that he still wants to try to talk the girl but she is like no no and being all self pitying when she could make it better herself by JUST LISTENING TO HIM!!!
  • s
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    SwaysFingEle36Aug 20, 2008 at 2:59 am
    this song is great. it describes my situation perfectly. i went out with a girl for a little over a year and a half, and i found out that she likes another guy who lives probably an hour and a half away. It broke my heart, but i let her go so she could be with that guy even tho i still love her. i regret doing it so much and miss her beyond belief. All i want is the best for her, but it hurts me so much that i let something that was so good get away from me. i would say that if you had to choose one section to explain my situation it would be, "Of all the things I felt but never really shown Perhaps the worst is that I ever let you go I should not ever let you go, oh oh oh". i can relate to anyone whos let something so important to them go.
  • neoyello124
    +1
    neoyello124Nov 25, 2009 at 8:52 pm
    i like the beat to this song. The lyrics are pretty meaningful to. Is it true, that if you just write poetry and put some sort of music to it, it will sound like any other piece out there? cuz i write A BUNCH of poetry. I post it on some websites to.
  • t
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    twentyfiveAug 29, 2008 at 6:14 am
    the problem about people, is that their hesitation to tell how much they really feel about somebody ends up into a bitter reality world of regrets..

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