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Softly, gently
I will let you down
'Cause I don't love you
In the same way now
I can hold you
But not with lover's arms
'Cause you are more of
A brother to me now
'Cause I can lie next to you
But I can't lie to you

(Chorus)
So walk into the sun and watch me
Run into the rain
For you, the future's easy, so don't weep
For me, it's getting steep...

I loved you for
Exactly who you are
And I'd say we've come
The nearest yet by far
'Cause I can lie next to you
But I can't lie to you

(Chorus)
So walk into the sun and watch me
Run into the rain
For you, the future's easy, so don't weep
For me, it's getting...

Steeper
From where the dark that's where I want to be
Steeper
From going somewhere you won't want to see

So walk into the sun and watch me
Run into the rain
For you, the future's easy, so don't weep
Yes, I will watch you
Walk into the sun and watch me
Run into the rain drops
For you, the future's easy, so don't weep
For me, it's getting steep...



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    UnregisteredMay 23, 2012 at 9:34 am
    I love the song. Sometimes in every relationship it will come a time that you'll just wake up and realize that he is not what you are looking for. That is the reason why old people said if you love someone and that someone loves you back. Then, hold his love and make it grow. Human love are not unconditional only god can do that.
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    UnregisteredFeb 21, 2012 at 1:57 pm
    Hrm. Every time I hear this song I get melancholic. I kinda "feel" the song, even though I'm not in this kind of situation.

    Sometimes you love but it's just not enough I guess. You've gotta stop lying to that other person, because you love him enough not to lie, but not enough for the relationship to last, so it's better to let him be free to find someone else who'll love him better. So sad. *Sniff*.
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    UnregisteredMay 4, 2012 at 5:55 am
    When you didn't plan it all but its just gone. You wouldnt know how it start but it will hurt you too. Cause you know you will let go someone who loves you so much. But it will be better to him if you let go. So he can find his happiness. And someone who can love him than you could do.
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    UnregisteredApr 3, 2012 at 3:41 am
    You just fell out of love from someone. You don't want to lie to that person. And you don't have any choice but to let that person go. Even if, hurting that person wasn't really what you wanted. And even if that choice was not really what you planned. And you're too afraid to admit, that it hurts you too. : '(
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    UnregisteredJan 23, 2012 at 1:05 pm
    I'm currently reading the last book of the hunger games trilogy by suzanne collins which is the mockingjay. I was reading the part where katniss everdeen and gale hawthorne went back to district 12 specifically in the kitchen part where gale and katniss had this conversation about the kiss that katniss gave to gale after he was whipped. This song reminded me of the part:.
    ("i" pertains to katniss since she was the one narrating.)

    "have to be dead to forget. Maybe even not then," he tells me. "maybe i'll be like that man in ‘the.
    Hanging tree. ' still waiting for an answer. " gale, who I have never seen cry, has tears in his eyes. To.
    Keep them from spilling over, I reach forward and press my lips against his. We taste of heat, ashes, and.
    Misery. It's a surprising flavor for such a gentle kiss. He pulls away first and gives me a wry smile. "i
    Knew you'd kiss me. "

    "how? " I say. Because I didn't know myself.

    "because i'm in pain," he says. "that's the only way i get your attention. " he picks up the box. "don't
    Worry, katniss. It'll pass. " he leaves before I can answer.

    I cried after I read this. Really cried hard. And as for now, I'm crying again. It's just so unfair. You love someone but that person you love won't love you back the way you want them to. You'll just have to let them go just to make them happy. You'll just have to wait until the feeling fades away. I guess the odds were not in gale's favor. :(

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