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You've been riding this horse a long time
Why can't you find what you've been looking for?
Always greener on the other side
Always believing there must be something more
Never stay very long anywhere
As the next girl you leave gets smaller
In your rear-view mirror

You're an Outlaw
You're an Outlaw
You're an Outlaw running from love

You're an Outlaw
You're an Outlaw
You're an Outlaw running from love

If you tear her world apart
You have no regrets
If there's a key to your heart
No one's found it yet

You're an Outlaw
You're an Outlaw
You're an Outlaw running from love

Your reputation's getting out of control
I can't believe she believes one word you said
Before I let you take my girlfriend home
I've got to warn her about the price on your head
It must feel so alone out there
Always running away from someone
But you get nowhere

You're an Outlaw
You're an Outlaw
You're an Outlaw running from love

You're an Outlaw
You're an Outlaw
You're an Outlaw running from love

If you tear her world apart
You have no regrets
If there's a key to your heart
No one's found it yet

You're an Outlaw
You're an Outlaw
You're an Outlaw running from love

I'm from the Lone Star State
I'm ready to bring you in, oh
I'm gonna seal your fate
Make you pay for all of your sins, oh, oh-oh
You've been riding this horse a long time
I've had my eye on you all night
I'm gonna find a way to make you mine
I know, even though...

You're an Outlaw
You're an Outlaw
You're an Outlaw running from love

You're an Outlaw
You're an Outlaw
You're an Outlaw running from love

If you tear her world apart
You have no regrets
If there's a key to your heart
No one's found it yet

You're an Outlaw
You're an Outlaw
You're an Outlaw running from love

Stop runnin'



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    SelGomezFanJun 27, 2011 at 5:16 pm
    This song is about a boy who's saying he doesn't need love, basically he's a player. He gets all these girls and breaks their hearts, he's an outlaw. But at the bridge, it's saying that I will find a way to make him mine and that he will stop hurting girls and be with one and stop being a player.
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    UnregisteredMay 9, 2012 at 10:56 pm
    I think outlaw means that a dude is running away from her and doesnt want her love and he wants to break up with her.
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    UnregisteredApr 30, 2012 at 5:08 pm
    1. Fugitive criminal: a notorious criminal, especially one on the run
    2. Somebody without legal rights: somebody, often a criminal, who has been officially deprived of legal rights and so is not protected by the law
    3. Rebellious person: somebody who is rebellious or flouts the law
    4. Vicious animal: a savage or uncontrollable animal

    Transitive verb (past and past participle out·lawed, present participle out·law·ing, 3rd person present singular out·laws)
    1. Ban something: to make something illegal
    2. Take away somebody's legal rights: to deprive somebody officially of all their legal rights

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    UnregisteredApr 22, 2012 at 2:28 pm
    It's about a dude that is breaking girls hearts for basiclly no reason. He's just a player. So, yeah. I'm out, *peace! *
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    UnregisteredFeb 27, 2012 at 12:58 pm
    What i think "outlaw"means is this... There's a guy who can't make up his mind about one girl. When he's with the "girl of his dreams" of the moment, he wants to be with someone else. He is a heart-breaker and his next victim is one of selena's girlfriends. While trying to protect her friend, selena gets trapped under his spell herself. This song flgives. Classic example of a bad boy running from a serious relationship of any kind and the girls who are foolish enough to love him.

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