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(Verse)
Hold my breath and I'll count to ten
I'm the paper and you're the pen
You fill me in you are permanent
And you'll leave me to dry
I'm the writer and she's the muse
I'm the one that you'll always choose
She will falter and gift her blame
And it starts all over again
Again again again

(Chorus)
She is bright lights and cityscapes
And white lies and calvacades
And she'll take all you ever have
But I'm gonna love you
You say maybe it'll last this time
But I'm gonna love you
You never have to ask
I'm gonna love you
'Till you start looking back
I'm gonna love you
So right
I wouldn't need a second chance

(Chorus)
Shield your eyes from the truth at hand
Tell me why it'll be good again
All those demons are closing in
And I don't want you to burn
Nevermind what I said before
I don't want any less anymore
You are carbon and I am flame
I will rise and you will
Remain

(Chorus)
For bright lights and cityscapes
And landslides and mascarades
And she'll take all you ever have
But I'm gonna love you
You say maybe it'll last this time
But I'm gonna love you
You never have to ask
I'm gonna love you
'Till you start looking back
I wouldn't need a second chance
I wouldn't need a second chance
I wouldn't need a second chance
I wouldn't need a second chance



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    UnregisteredJun 30, 2012 at 3:15 am
    She is in love with a boy who loves someone else, she keeps watching him go through a horrible relationship with this someone else, who needs second chances. If he would just turn around and see sara then she wouldnt need a second chance bc she loves him so much.
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    UnregisteredJun 4, 2012 at 12:46 pm
    I think it's a love triangle.. "one who falls for the other" thing.. Then one person in particular was contented in loving that special someone..

    That's it! =)
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    UnregisteredJun 4, 2012 at 12:34 pm
    I think it's a love triangle.. "one who falls for the other" thing.. Then one person in particular was contented in loving that special someone..

    That's it! =)

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