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If I strum chords, would you sing a song with me
If I leave town would you leave along with me
We can fly away to outer space or
We can find a way to leave this place

We don't need a map and you can throw your phone away
We don't wanna hear the things we know they're gonna say
You don't trust yourself but girl trust in me
Don't look in the mirror the past you don't wanna see

What do you say we leave for California
If we drive all night we can make it by the morning
And no one has to know if we decide to go
What do you say we leave for California

If we leave our friends then we can be together
We can leave this town if only for the weather
I could drive and you could sleep
While the radio collides to the sound of our heartbeats

What do you say we leave for California
If we drive all night we can make it by the morning
And no one has to know if we decide to go
What do you say we leave for California

Hypnotized by the carbon monoxide
Would turning back be a good idea
Your cigarette after cigarette
Cannot help to calm your fear

But I'm still driving
Just keep sleeping
We'll keep moving
But I'm not leaving no I'm not leaving

What do you say we leave for California
If we drive all night we can make it by the morning
And no one has to know if we decide to go
Oh, What do you say we leave for California

What do you say we leave for California
If we drive all night we can make it by the morning
And no one has to know if we decide to go
Oh, What do you say we leave for California

What do you say we leave for California
If we drive all night we can make it by the morning
And no one has to know if we decide to go
Oh, What do you say we leave for California



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  • arubagirl0926
    +5
    arubagirl0926Mar 2, 2009 at 9:24 pm
    this song is about how they just want to get away. get away from all of the drama and problems going on in their lives. they're not talking about leaving with a boyfriend/girlfriend, they're talking about just leaving with anyone even a best friend. and sometimes i wish i could just do that.
  • himika
    +4
    himikaJun 15, 2008 at 3:51 pm
    i love metro station!!! mason musso i love you!!! you are so hot!!! trace you are ok looking!!! i love you mason!!!
  • e
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    emo18May 16, 2008 at 4:03 pm
    i love metro station for now and forever mason&trace i will give u every thing to u bye baby i love u
  • r
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    rockerchick911Jun 24, 2009 at 11:51 pm
    Yea. This song is SO awesome. I wish i could drive, cuz if i cud i wud drive to California too. Oh yeah nd traceisforlemmanin u r SO RITE he duz sound hot wen he says that.
  • MusicFreek7
    +2
    MusicFreek7Apr 17, 2009 at 2:17 pm
    Hollywood is in California :P Silly

    It means that they just want to get away from everything, there problems, the people that bug them etc. and just be together, for ever. I love the song its so sweet

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