add artist photo
Terri Clark
Add Explanation
Add Meaning
Terri Clark

When We Had It Bad lyrics

New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
Terri Clark – When We Had It Bad lyrics

Back when we had nothing
That was when we had it all
We were so in love, it almost hurt
Now, you're staring at the T. V.
While I'm staring at the wall
And I'm hurting now - for the way we were


I liked it better when we had it bad
When a burning love was all we had
And every time we were apart
There was an aching in our hearts
Now that ain't the way things are
And it's so sad
I liked it better when we had it bad

I don't know how it happens
Why the passion has to fade
Remember when we said it never would
Won't you hold me like you used to
When you took my breath away
'Cause it ain't too late for us to feel that good

(Repeat Chorus twice)

I liked it better when we had it bad

Lyrics taken from


Please input the reason why these lyrics are bad:


      Write about your feelings and thoughts

      Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
      Min 50 words
      Not bad

      Write an explanation

      Your explanation
      BoldItalicLinkAdd an image new!
      20 words
      Explanation guidelines:
      • Describe what artist is trying to say in a certain line, whether it's personal feelings, strong statement or something else.
      • Provide song facts, names, places and other worthy info that may give readers a perfect insight on the song's meaning.
      • Add links, pictures and videos to make your explanation more appealing. Provide quotes to support the facts you mention.
      Before you get started, be sure to check out these explanations created by our users: good, very good, great.