New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.

You had me, you lost me
You're wasted, you cost me
I don't want you here
Messing with my mind

Spitting in my eyes and I still see
Tried to keep me down, I'm breaking free
I don't want no part in your next fix
Someone needs to tell you this is it

Hey, listen you'll be missin' out on all my love and my kissing
Make your mistakes on your own time
When you come down, you're just no good to have around
Instead of making money you took mine

You had me, you lost me
You're wasted, you cost me
I don't want you here
Messing with my mind

I've realized in time
That my eyes are not blind
I've seen it before
I'm taking back my life

You tried to trade on my naivety
But the things you do and say, embarrass me
See, once upon a time I was your fool
But the one I leave behind is you

Hey listen, you'll be missin' out on all my love and my kissing
Make your mistakes on your own time
When you come down, you're just no good to have around
Instead of making money you took mine

You had me, you lost me
You're wasted, you cost me
I don't want you here
Messing with my mind

I've realized in time
That my eyes are not blind
I've seen it before
I'm taking back my life

Vodka and a packet of cigarettes
That's all it used to be but now
You're sniffing on snow when you're feeling low
Suffocating dreams that could have been

Maybe for a minute I was down with that
But it didn't take long for me to see the light
You swore you had control of it
But when I stepped back you slipped on your supply

You had me, you lost me
You're wasted, you cost me
I don't want you here
Messing with my mind

I've realized in time
That my eyes are not blind
I've seen it before
I'm taking back my life

Taking it back, I'm taking it back
Taking back my life
Taking it back, I'm taking it back
Taking back my life

Ain't nobody got no business
Stressing all the time
Taking it back, I'm taking it back
Taking back my life

You had me, you lost me
You're wasted, you cost me
I don't want you here
Messing with my mind

I've realized in time
That my eyes are not blind
I've seen it before
I'm taking back my life

Taking it back, I'm taking it back
Taking back my life
Taking it back, I'm taking it back
Taking back my life

Ain't nobody got no business
Stressing all the time
Taking it back, I'm taking it back
Taking back my life



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/v/various_artists/you_had_me.html

Correct | Report

Please input the reason why these lyrics are bad:

songmeanings

      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.
      U
      Unregistered
      Min 50 words
      Not bad
      Good
      Awesome!
      Explain

      Write an explanation

      Your explanation
      Add image by pasting the URLBoldItalicLink
      10 words
      Good
      Cool
      Awesome!
      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.
      ×