"Playing My Game" as written by and Lene Marlin Pedersen....





Won't open my mouth

You know what I'll say

It hurts me that it's gotta be this way

I can no longer hide

God knows I've tried

I held on as long as I could

If I could change it I would

This is the way I am

And this is what I do.



I cry my tears

But they're not for you

Playing a game

I know you've done too

I shouldn't have waited

But still it's all the same

Cause you know

I'm just playing my game.



Close your ears if you don't like the sound of my voice

You're acting like I

Like I had a choice

But to leave you behind well,

I've made up my mind.



I cry my tears

But they not for you

Playing a game

I know you've done too

I shouldn't have waited,

But still it is all the same

Because you know,

I'm just playing my game.



Don't hold me with your eyes

The light in them I cannot see,

No need to blind me

There's this darkness where I walk

You thought you had your future

All figured out.



I cry my tears

But they're not for you

Playing a game

I know you've done too

I shouldn't have waited,

But still it is all the same

Cause you know,

I'm just playing my game,

I'm playing my game.





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"Playing My Game" as written by Lene Marlin Pedersen

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    General Commentisl ike someone who played her feelings, who fooled her and "used her", someone that was all "friends" with her when needed but she needed him/her to listen him/her wouldn't care, right now i think i would dedicated it to my (ex)best almost bother friend, who told my secrets, and hurted me deeply on the place where i'm more weak...
    LOVE YA(the one reading)
    :D
    the_tormented_oneon August 24, 2002   Link
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    General CommentYeah. I think it relates quite closely to a broken friendship too... But I think she's also ashamed of something she's done... but something she can't help. "Don't hold me with your eyes, the light in them i cannot see, no need to blind me" - she feels guilty for something she's done, but is trying to leave and move on. But before she goes, she's trying to explain.
    burning_bridgeson July 03, 2004   Link

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