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I can usually drink you right off of my mind
But I miss you tonight.
I can normally push you right out of my heart
But I'm too tired to fight

Yeah the whole thing begins
And I let you sink into my veins
And I feel the pain like it's new
Everything that we were,
Everything that you said,
Everything I did and that I couldn't do
Plays through tonight

Tonight your memory burns like a fire
With every word it grows higher and higher
I can't get over it I just can't put out this love
I just sit in these flames and pray that you'll come back
Close my eyes tightly. Hold on and hope that I'm dreaming
Come wake me up.

Turn the tv up loud just to drown out your voice
But I can't forget
Now I'm all out of ideas
And baby I'm down to my last cigarette

Yeah you're probably asleep
Deep inside of your dreams while I'm sitting here crying and trying to
Sleep
Yeah wherever you are baby now I am sure you've moved on
And aren't thinking twice about me And you tonight

Tonight your memory burns like a fire
With every word it grows higher and higher
I can't get over it I just can't put out this love
I just sit in these flames and pray that you'll come back
Close my eyes tightly. Hold on and hope that I'm dreaming

I know that you're movin' on
I know I should give you up
But I keep hopin' that you'll trip and fall back in love

Cuz I'm feeling anything
Baby this pain is worse than it ever was
I know that you can't hear me but baby I need you to save me tonight

Tonight your memory burns like a fire
With every word it grows higher and higher
I can't get over it I just can't put out this love
I just sit in these flames and pray that you'll come back
Close my eyes tightly. Hold on and hope that I'm dreaming
Come wake me up.
Oh I'm dreaming.
Come wake me up.
Oh, I'm dreaming.



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    Kimberly Lane HodgsonFeb 23, 2013 at 6:24 pm
    I think Of My Husband Michael everytime I hear this. He has been with the Angels 10 years now. I Miss You Mike.
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    UnregisteredSep 4, 2012 at 8:43 pm
    This song fits what im going throught right now, ive just went through a really bad break up and am hoping its just a dream cause its absolutely killing me...
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    UnregisteredAug 24, 2012 at 11:15 pm
    The lyrics to this song that are posted here aren't even right...

    There is a missing word "that" in this phrase:
    Everything "that" i did and that i couldn't do
    Plays through tonight

    And the phrase here is wrong too:
    Cuz i'm feeling anything.
    Should be: time's not healing anything.

    It should also be "see" where "sleep" is sang:
    Deep inside of your dreams while i'm sitting here crying and trying to
    "sleep"... Should be the word "see".

    And also here the lyric is "everyone" and not every "word"...
    Tonight your memory burns like a fire
    With every "word" it grows higher and higher, should be "everyone".

    If you are going to take the time to post the lyrics to a song, make sure they are right before you do it, why would anyone post a song with the wrong lyrics to it ? To take all that time and effort and to do it wrong is pretty useless...
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    UnregisteredAug 7, 2012 at 7:47 pm
    This song reminds me of my husband who passed away in december at age 53. I think i'm dreaming and i want him to wake me up.
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    UnregisteredJul 29, 2012 at 8:45 pm
    Its about a guy whos made a mistake but he still misses his lover and wishees... Hopes... Shell come back.. Hes trying to think of all of it as a dream.. Or a nightmare... And he thinks that if someone comes and wakes him up... Itll be back to normal and shell still be there...

    #i feel his pain..

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