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I'm holding on your rope,
Got me ten feet off the ground
I'm hearin what you say but I just can't make a sound
You tell me that you need me
Then you go and cut me down, but wait
You tell me that you're sorry
Didn't think I'd turn around, and say...

It's too late to apologize, it's too late
I said it's too late to apologize, it's too late

I'd take another chance, take a fall
Take a shot for you
And I need you like a heart needs a beat
But it's nothin new
I loved you with a fire red-
Now it's turning blue, and you say...
"Sorry" like the angel heaven let me think was you
But I'm afraid...

It's too late to apologize, it's too late
I said it's too late to apologize, it's too late

Bridge (guitar/piano)

It's too late to apologize, it's too late
I said it's too late to apologize, it's too late
It's too late to apologize, yeah
I said it's too late to apologize, yeah-
I'm holdin on your rope, got me ten feet off the ground...



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  • r
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    random_inloveApr 20, 2008 at 5:17 am
    Sometimes there comes a point when enough is enough. And some people just take advantage of all the chances they were given. And sometimes it really just comes down to its to late. To late to even say your sorry. To late to fix things. This song describes that so beautifully.
  • justmylife
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    justmylifeAug 23, 2008 at 1:59 pm
    I love this song it has such a strong meaning. It shows that somethimes when you mess up,. Sorry isn't good enough. You may love someone but by doing whatever you did, you may have hurt this person really badly. You may have even gotten into a fight, but by now they may be more than 1000 miles away. You may not even know where they are. It may be hard, but hey. Maybe it wasnt ment to be? Somethings are better left unsaid.
  • U
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    UnregisteredJun 11, 2012 at 7:51 am
    This song is super I'm in turkey and as usual my friend were listenin' turkish müsic but I wasn't, I was listenin' english müsic n one day my best friend took my earphone n listened this song n she luved so much in fact she never listen english müsic but with this song she started.
  • j3tski33
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    j3tski33Jun 6, 2008 at 3:32 pm
    Sometimes there comes a point when enough is enough. And some people just take advantage of all the chances they were given. And sometimes it really just comes down to its to late. To late to even say your sorry. To late to fix things. This song describes that so beautifully.
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    UnregisteredJun 9, 2012 at 5:02 am
    I'm listening to this song because. She broke my hearth once cus she left me because of her ex, and I forgived her. She got my friendship then untill she ruined it aswell by kissing me 2 days ago. And now she tells me she still loves the same guy. But.

    "you tell me that you need me
    then you go and cut me down, but wait
    you tell me that you're sorry
    didn't think I'd turn around, and say.

    It's too late to apologize, it's too late
    I said it's too late to apologize, it's too late".

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