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I open my eyes
I try to see but I'm blinded by the white light.
I can't remember it how
I can't remember it why
I'm lying here tonight
And I can't STAND the pain
And I can't make it go away
No I can't STAND the pain

*CHORUS*
How could this happen to me
I've made my mistakes
Got nowhere to run
The night goes on as I'm fading away
I'm sick of this life
I just wanna scream
How could this happen to me

Everybody's screaming
I try to make a sound but no one hears me
I'm slipping off the edge
I'm hanging by a thread
I wanna start this over again
So I try to hold
On to a time when
Nothing mattered
And I can't explain
What happened and I can't erase the things that I've done
No I can't

*CHORUS*
How could this happen to me
I've made my mistakes
Got nowhere to run
The night goes on as I'm fading away
I'm sick of this life
I just wanna scream
How could this happen to me

I've made my mistakes
Got nowhere to run
The night goes on as I'm fading away
I'm sick of this life
I just wanna scream
How could this happen to me



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    UnregisteredFeb 15, 2014 at 4:33 am
    It's about kaworu nagisa. And every white haired anime boy that died. Poor komaeda. So basically the dude saw komaedas death and went. "o no. he died" so basically this song happened. Maybe they were also playing epicmafia at the time. Maybe they ran out of coffee idk. But they are day. O god.
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    UnregisteredAug 27, 2012 at 11:58 pm
    In the beginning he doesnt remember what happened to him and theres nothing to do that he can fix it. He asks himself how that could happen to him and he knows that he made a mistake and he cant put it behind him or run from it. It is almost like he hurt someone and he doesnt remember it but he know he made the mistake and there is nothing he can do to change the fact that what was done is done and there is nothing he can do to make andthing better. He is stuck in a situition that what he has done hurt him really bad and he cant handle the pain.
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    UnregisteredAug 7, 2012 at 10:13 pm
    The meaning to me is the people treat people different than they are just a video i saw on youtube this boy was treated like a monster because he was at the place were his parents died during the time the whole city hated him but he never did it he was... Just there they burned his house down for what
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    UnregisteredJul 27, 2012 at 1:06 pm
    I think this song clearly states regret. The agonizing pain of finally realizing the truth. I relate sooo much to this song.
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    UnregisteredJul 23, 2012 at 8:50 am
    The lyrics is exactly as same as mine .. I loses my bff and everything i want is only him :(

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