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Cause jersey just got colder and
I'll have you know I'm scared to death
That everything that you had said to me was just
A lie until you left
Now I'm hoping just a little bit stronger
Hold me up just a little bit longer
I'll be fine, I swear
I'm just gone beyond repair

Let's write a song that we can dance to
Cause they all wanna listen
Just to know how it sounds when
I do that thing you know that I do
When I find inspiration
This is me breaking down when

Jersey just got colder and
I'll have you know I'm scared to death
That everything that you had said to me was just
A lie until you left
Now I'm hoping just a little bit stronger
Hold me up just a little bit longer
I'll be fine, I swear
I'm just gone beyond repair

Let's write a song that we can sing to
And you can lead the choir
And put the hook where it hurts most
And you threw a spark that lit the candle
That set us all on fire
And sent a flame down the east coast

Jersey just got colder and
I'll have you know I'm scared to death
That everything that you had said to me was just
A lie until you left
Now I'm hoping just a little bit stronger
Hold me up just a little bit longer
I'll be fine, I swear
I'm just gone beyond repair

And I should have been your everything
I'm now at the end of my eternity
And I will sleep to have the darkest dreams
This just won't seem right to me
I close my eyes and beg for peace

Jersey just got colder and...
Jersey just got colder and...
Jersey just got colder and...

Jersey just got colder and
I'll have you know I'm scared to death
That everything that you had said to me was just
A lie until you left
Now I'm hoping just a little bit stronger
Hold me up just a little bit longer
I'll be fine, I swear
I'm just gone beyond repair



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  • Oh-Shit_Casey
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    Oh-Shit_CaseyApr 16, 2008 at 3:38 pm
    Some one lied to poor Derek Sander's and he's wishing for them back because they left him to go to Jersey. I bet you this song is about Katie his ex girlfriend...grrr do I loathe that women...
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    UnregisteredApr 17, 2012 at 3:19 pm
    Doode lyke i think what he's trying to say is lyke the tempachur was warm cause lyke ya and den it was winter so it got colder
    n he wants to rite a song dat will get him famus
    also hes relly skared
    he wantz 2 get stronger i meen he shud probly go to the gym or s/t
    and then whoever hez talkin about iz a arsonist n they strarted a fire sumone shud probly call 911
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    UnregisteredJan 8, 2012 at 5:59 am
    I think that this song is an expression of his love and how much he misses her. She was the warmth and light in his life, and now that she's gone its like jersey just got colder, now that she's gone. But this isn't just just a song of his sadness it's also expressing his anger. Was every thing that she told him a lie? Did she ever really love him? After all that he would have done for her, she left when he would have done anything for her, and now he hopes that she'll stay with him. Just a little longer, but she's gone and now he feels broken. So broken that he's beyond repair.
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    UnregisteredDec 12, 2011 at 4:48 am
    This song couldn't speak my mind anymore right now. To me it means that he's in love with a girl, who tells him she loves him and that hes important in her life just to keep him around for the moment, and hes terrified of finding out shes been saying it solely to have him for the moment when hes in love with her and honest to his word. His heart is getting cold along with the weather as he waits for her to disappear, knowing that he'll pretend his fine but breaking inside.
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    jersey_all_overJan 8, 2010 at 7:51 pm
    First of all, this song is just too amazing for me to handle lol well I think if Katie hadn't left him...we wouldn't have this beautiful song!!and Jersey would be a pretty cool name to name a daughter I agree.

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