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When the lights go out
Will you take me with you
?
And carry all this broken bone
Through six years down in crowded rooms

And highways I call home
Is something I can't know till now
Till you picked me off the ground
With brick in hand, your lip gloss smile
Your scraped up knees and

If you stay
I would even wait all night
Or until my heart explodes
How long?
Until we find our way
In the dark and out of harm
You can run away with me
Anytime you want

Terrified of what I'd be
As a kid from what I've seen

Every single day
When people try
And put the pieces back together
Just to smash them down

Turn my headphones up real loud
I don't think I need them now
'Cause you stop the noise out


If you stay
I would even wait all night
Or until my heart explodes
How long?
Until we find our way
In the dark and out of harm
You can run away with me
Anytime you want

Anytime you want
Anytime you want

Don't walk away (x3)

'Cause if you stay
I would even wait all night
Or until my heart explodes
How long?
Until we find our way
In the dark and out of harm
You can run away with me
And you can write it on your arm
You can run away with me
Anytime you want



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    UnregisteredDec 8, 2013 at 10:57 pm
    In an interview, Gerard says how the producer Rob Caballo told him to get a little more personal and so on. If you look a little bit closer, Gerard and Lindsey met apparently in the early MCR years, correct? He said he had become good friends with Lindsey, and during that time, Gerard was dating Eliza Cuts. After him and Eliza broke it off in early 2007, he and the guys went on the Projekt Revolution headlining with Linkin Park, and MSI and a supporting act. That's where he met up with Lindsey again, and they would hang out all the time, later on they dated throughout the tour, and they would write on their arms and body ect. and many of them were meant for each other. One famous one was, "run away with me" - Lindsey, "Anytime you want" - Gerard. The "pick me off the ground," I feel means how Gerard felt horrible after he and Eliza cut off because they were together for years, and once he reconnected with Lindsey, he felt better. "Scrapped up knees," Have you seen Lindsey on stage?! The woman jumps, falls, dives, so on, she is bruised up and scarred all over her legs and arms. "Terrified of what I'd be, as a kid from what I've seen," Gerard said once that he never thought to have make it past thirty, never mind marry and have a kid. Frank also stated that Gerard was "the kind of kid who said he'd never get married and never have kids." "I don't think I need them now, 'cause you stop the noise" Lindsey took up all of his time in a good way. In conclusion, this song was for and about Lindsey Ballato. I hope the best for them and Bandit.
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    UnregisteredSep 5, 2012 at 9:26 pm
    I just need you to make me feel better ♥ you are the one that makes me smile and makes me feel better . I'll always wait for you but its up to you if you want to come with me. I'll go wherever you go. I hope you'll just do the same with me ...
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    UnregisteredAug 9, 2012 at 4:45 am
    It doesn't even say gerard wrote this even though on a video he was talking about how he wanted to write a meaningful song about his life and so this was about lindsey... The second verse describes how when he was 15 his biggest fear was him thinking he wasn't going to amount to anything or make a difference in this world.. So uh what? He definitely at least helped write it
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    UnregisteredJun 26, 2012 at 3:38 pm
    Summertime means love. It means that you've met a person who you will do anything for. Who you will wait until the end of time for. The person who blocks out the noise, the person who you'll run away with any time they want to. They are your summertime and they will be with you through thick and thin.
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    UnregisteredMay 6, 2012 at 8:20 am
    This song is about gerard way, the lead singer and lyricist's wife, lyn-z. They write messages to eachother on their own bodies when they perform. One of the most famous messages is 'i miss you' as well as when lyn-z wrote "run away with me" on her arm and gerard wrote "any time you want. "

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