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Now that you can't have me, you suddenly want me
Now that I'm with somebody else you tell me you love me
I slept on your doorstep, begging for one chance
Now that I finally moved on, you say that you missed me all along

Who do you think you are?
Who do you think I am?
You only loved to see me breaking
You only want me cause I'm taken
You don't really want my heart
No, you just like to know you can
You'll still be the one who gets it breaking
You only want me when I'm taken

You're messing with my head, girl that's what you do best
Saying there's nothing you won't do, to get me to say yes
You're impossible to resist, but I wouldn't bet your heart on it
It's like I'm finally awake, nd you're just a beautiful mistake

Who do you think you are?
Who do you think I am?
You only loved to see me breaking
You only want me cause I'm taken
You don't really want my heart
No, you just like to know you can
You'll still be the one who gets it breaking
You only want me when I'm taken

Thank you for showing me, who you are underneath, no
Thank you but I don't need, another heartless misery
You think I'm doing this to make you jealous
And I know that you hate to hear this
But this is not about you anymore

Who do you think you are?
Who do you think I am?
You only loved to see me breaking
You only want me cause I'm taken
You don't really want my heart
No, you just like to know you can
You'll still be the one who gets it breaking
You only want me when I'm taken

Now that you can't have me, you suddenly want me



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    UnregisteredJul 12, 2012 at 12:31 pm
    The meaning of this is there is this guy who gave this girl many chances and she failed. Now she wants him back again! But he's like no i gave you so many. And she's impossible to resist ;)! I love one direction! They are literally the reason i breathe! Love you guys!
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    1DRulesFaezaJun 14, 2012 at 11:31 am
    A guy loves a girl and whenever the guy is taken the girl wants him back (you only want me when i'm taken) and when the guy is not not the girl dosen't want him. :(
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    UnregisteredMay 14, 2012 at 8:36 pm
    I think the song is trying to say that a person asked you out and you didn't accept, but that he has someone you "love" him, because you are jealous. And they are trying to say that it isn't to make you jealous, now they don't love you anymore and that you were a "beautiful mistake"
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    UnregisteredApr 29, 2012 at 8:31 pm
    I love him. He doesn't love me.. Then the second i finally get the chance to move on, he stabs me in the heart and does something amazing, that makes me fall in love all over again... But this time im not gonna be the one whos broken.. Im gonna be the one whos taken..
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    UnregisteredApr 11, 2012 at 5:05 pm
    Ps: that's the real spelling of zayn's name but he didn,t like the spelling so he took out the "e" in zayne
    The meaning: a guy really liked this girl but she didn't like him back. When he finally moved on and got a gf the girl said that he wants him back but the girl said that cause he's taken

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