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Listen, we fall. Love is there but we have to learn it—and its shapes and its possibilities. I taught myself how to stand on my own two feet, but I could not teach myself how to love.”
Drowning in love affair
The night is young and we are young
Run into the bright lights most nights, now or never.”
Bottom up forbidden essence
Twisted up in adolescence
Waking up within your arms
I feel alive and dangerous
You're dangerous, we're dangerous.”
Too high to see that it would all lead to destruction.”
And almost fought your father when he pushed me in the yard
And all those nights we snuck out, like to meet up at the bar
Don't worry, my love, we're learning to love
But it's hard when you're young.”
'Cause if I go home all on my own, it ain't worth nothing.”
When the magic's gone, gone, oh?
And will you be there in the morning?
Do you stay when it all goes?
Or will I wake up alone?”
Now I got crowds screamin' my name sayin' they love me
You got real close, say I'm not alone, you understand me
But late at night, when I close my eyes, the quiet scares me.”
I don't wanna let you down, what am I supposed to do?”
'Cause I think about it every night I'm not sober, and
I know I keep these feelings to myself
Like I don't need nobody else
But you're not the only one on my mind.”
I'm supposed to call you, but I don't know what to say at all
And there's this girl, she wants me to take her home
She don't really love me though, I'm just on the radio.”
On our own, cuttin' class for the thrill of it
Getting drunk on the past, we were livin' in.”
They'll say you could do anything
They'll say that I was clever.”
I don't think that we could work this out.
Out on the terrace
I don't know if it's fair but I thought ‘How
Could I let you fall by yourself
While I'm wasted with someone else?”
And one for the road
So why won't you stay a little longer?”
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