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I don't want to set the world on fire
I just want to start a flame in your heart


In my heart I have but one desire
And that one is you
No other will do

I've lost all ambition for worldly acclaim
I just want to be the one you love

And with your admission that you feel the same
I'll have reached the goal I'm dreaming of

Believe me

I don't want to set the world on fire
I just want to start a flame in your heart



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    UnregisteredDec 16, 2013 at 1:58 am
    I loved fallout 3 and this is where i heard the song. This song just played over and over while going through hours of the game and never would i have expected to enjoy listening to this genre. I guess you should always leave your mind open to possibilities you never expected!
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    UnregisteredMay 9, 2012 at 10:26 pm
    This is simply a song to show a woman how much he wants her. He doesn't want to make a big scene to show his love, instead he wants to go to her and start it.
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    Bill BarnesAug 4, 2013 at 7:13 pm
    The Mills Brothers was and is my favorite quartet or trio! The Ames Brothers is my 2nd choice and The Ink Spots is my 3rd choice but each group had hits that the other groups could not top!
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    UnregisteredMay 17, 2012 at 7:21 pm
    It means that they dont want to set the world on fire
    They just want to start a flame in your heart.
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    UnregisteredMay 13, 2012 at 1:46 am
    I love this song and would liked to have heard it with a saxophone. The wantin' of a woman too which no other could compare or reason deep enough to understand. Dewey jewell

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