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When I was young
I never knew
what this thing called love
could do to you
but since you been gone
and I've been on my own
I've been feeling quite peculiar
but I'll get by without your smile
I'll get through without you

But I wish it was me you chose
I wish it was me you chose
I wish it was me you chose
I wish it was me you chose
cause Elvis ain't dead
and you're coming back
and Elvis ain't dead
and you're coming back
Oh

Since you been gone
I can do what I like
but it doesn't mean a lot to me
I'm all shook up
and I'm lonesome tonight
I think I need a love lobotomy
but I'll get by without your smile
I'll get through without you

But I wish it was me you chose
I wish it was me you chose
I wish it was me you chose
I wish it was me you chose
cause Elvis ain't dead
and you're coming back
cause Elvis ain't dead
and you're coming back
Oh no, Oh no, Oh no

You
Me
Maybe we we're never meant to be
(2x)

Elvis isn't dead
Elvis isn't dead
Elvis isn't dead
cause I heard him on the radio

Elvis isn't dead
Elvis isn't dead
Elvis isn't dead
and you're coming back to me I know

Elvis isn't dead
Elvis isn't dead
Elvis isn't dead
yes I heard him on the radio

Elvis isn't dead
Elvis isn't dead
Elvis isn't dead

Me you chose
I wish it was me you chose
I wish it was me you chose
cause Elvis ain't dead
and you're coming back
and Elvis ain't dead
and you're coming back

And Elvis ain't dead (Elvis ain't dead)
And Elvis ain't dead (Elvis ain't dead)
And Elvis ain't dead (Elvis ain't dead)
And Elvis ain't dead (Elvis ain't dead)

(Elvis has left the building
Thank you and good night)



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    UnregisteredFeb 27, 2012 at 6:58 pm
    Basically its saying he's indenail about his girlfriend leaving him and he knows that she won't come back comparing it to elvis isn't dead cause he knows elvis is dead and is comparing it cause he knows it will never happen.
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    UnregisteredDec 30, 2011 at 8:07 pm
    It means that elvis may be physically dead but not mentally. His spirit still lives and his music isn't dead either.
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    mrBloobyJun 2, 2008 at 10:08 am
    he's knows that his ex aint ever coming back and he's saying that by hoping thinking shes coming back its the same as being in denail about elvis being dead

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