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Written in these walls are the stories that I can't explain
I leave my heart open but it stays right here empty for days

She told me in the morning she don't feel the same about us in her bones
It seems to me that when I die these words will be written on my stone


And I'll be gone gone tonight
The ground beneath my feet is open wide
The way that I been holdin' on too tight
With nothing in between


The story of my life I take her home
I drive all night to keep her warm and time
Is frozen (the story of, the story of)
The story of my life I give her hope
I spend her love until she's broke inside
The story of my life (the story of, the story of)

Written on these walls are the colors that I can't change
Leave my heart open but it stays right here in its cage

I know that in the morning now
I see us in the light upon a hill
Although I am broken, my heart is untamed still


And I'll be gone gone tonight
The fire beneath my feet is burning bright
The way that I been holdin' on so tight
With nothing in between

The story of my life I take her home
I drive all night to keep her warm and time
Is frozen (the story of, the story of)
The story of my life I give her hope
I spend her love until she's broke inside
The story of my life (the story of, the story of)


And I been waiting for this time to come around
But baby running after you is like chasing the clouds

The story of my life I take her home
I drive all night to keep her warm and time
Is frozen

The story of my life I give her hope
I spend her love until she's broke inside
The story of my life (the story of, the story of)
The story of my life
The story of my life (the story of, the story of)
The story of my life



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    UnregisteredOct 29, 2013 at 7:11 am
    Thanks for the lyrics! I cried while listening to this song! The boys are definitely growing up and I just can't be more happy and proud of what they have all achieved! The song meant so much to me and Its just so perfect! Their voices totally amazes and everything about them is just incredible! Being a directioner is something I can't ever regret! I just don't get it why people could hate them. Their just living their dream and are being huge inspiration to everyone! I wish the boys the best upon everything! :) love youu boys.
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    UnregisteredNov 15, 2013 at 10:57 pm
    Love this song! The depth, the emotions, the solos. These boys did such a great job bringing these lyrics to life, they captured every feeling and delivered it amazingly. Love them.
    This song is about memories and love and hurt. It is about a person that doesn't feel the same way anymore and when she says she feels it in her bones he feels like it's the end of life, that those are the last words he will ever remember hearing. Because to him, she is life she's the whole story that's all he wants and to love her so much and show her that nothing else really matters, and keep that moment forever.
    The colors on the wall are different emotions and stories and leaving your heart open so you can love again or let someone in, but you can't and it doesn't change because she is the story of his life. He would wait forever, frozen in time. And though he can see her from a distance he can never reach her.
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    UnregisteredNov 16, 2013 at 9:45 am
    Story Of My Life, what to say about it? There's so much to say. First of all, I think many people can relate to this beautiful song. The things you wish you could change but you can't, the hard struggles, the things you can't explain and people judging you for every step you take. There's so many feelings in this song that they show, and I get teary-eyed thinking of what these boys have done to so many people.
    They have saved so many lives just by being themselves, it's literally so amazing that it's almost unbelievavable. I don't think they understand how happy they make me, and they don't even know it. They have helped me through tough things, and if I could just to get to tell them how much they mean, that'd be enough.
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    UnregisteredNov 27, 2013 at 6:49 am
    Even though I'm a boy so boys call me a fag, whatever I don't care, but 1d have came so far I remember the x-factor harry styles, liam payne, zayn malik, niall horan (my favourite), louis tomlinson (my 2nd favourite) it was sad how they didn't win but thank fully simon cow made them come together btw I'm listening to the song writing this also on repeat watch the video it is so cool the melody is amazing their vocals omg their so grown up I'm so amazed about this song I want to meet them and of coarse I'm one in the crowd add me to the fan club please these guys have been big role models for I wish I could sing like them I wish could sing anyway I use auto correct for my voice to make it sound good but without it I sound like crap. I wish I went to their concert so bad disappointed I didn't go but hopefully another tour is on in 2014 I am going to stalk them (not really) I honestly have been listening to this song all day even at school! I hope 1d will get even further (i know they will):) this is honestly like me they basically talk about a girl they lost like me and a girl these guys are great role models for both boys and girls they are so awesome! Like if you are like me.

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