"Careless Whisper" as written by and George/ridgeley Michael....
Time can never mend
The careless whisper of a good friend
To the heart in mind
Ignorance is kind
There's no comfort in the truth
Pain is all you'll find

I feel so unsure
As you take my hand and lead me to the dance floor
As the music dies
Something in your eyes
Calls to mind a silver screen
And all it's sad goodbye

I'm never gonna dance again
Guilty feet have got no rhythm
I know it's easy to pretend
I know you're your not a fool

Should have known better than to cheat a friend
Waste a chance that I've been given
So I'm never gonna dance again
The way I dance with you, oh

Time can never mend
The careless whisper of a good friend
To the heart and mind
Ignorance is kind
But there's no comfort in the truth
Pain is all you'll find

I'm never gonna dance again
Guilty feet have got no rhythm
I know it's easy to pretend
I know you're your not a fool

Should have known better than to cheat a friend
Waste a chance that I've been given
So I'm never gonna dance again
The way I dance with you, oh
The way I dance with you

Ooh, tonight the music seems so loud
I wish that we could lose this crowd
Maybe it's better this way
We'd hurt each other with the things we want to say
We could have been so good together
We could have lived this dance forever
But now who's gonna dance with me
Please stay

I'm never gonna dance again
Guilty feet have got no rhythm
I know it's easy to pretend
I know you're your not a fool

Should have known better than to cheat a friend (I should have known better)
Waste a chance that I've been given
So I'm never gonna dance again
The way I dance with you, oh

The way I danced with you
Now that you're gone
Now that you're gone
Why'd you have to leave me alone
I'm never gonna dance
That way again
With nobody else
I can only dance like that with you, huh


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"Careless Whisper" as written by Andrew J. Ridgeley Andrew Ridgeley

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    General Commentthis is george's best song, and tamia sings it really well. this song is brillient. it makes you stop and think before you do something you'll regret.
    alice palaceon July 23, 2002   Link
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    General CommentI think this song means that after you've fallen for someone and then your heart gets broken, you never want to do the same thing twice the next time you fall in love, because your scared that it will screw it up again. You want things to be different, you don't want to re-live that again. I think "I'm never gonna dance again, guilty feet have got no rhythm" means I'm never going to relive that painful memory ever again..... and "should've known better than to cheat a friend, wasted chance that I've been given, so I'm never gonna dance again the way I danced with you"...you should've known better than to leave me, it was a waste and now I have to live with what you've done, so I'm never going to repeat the mistake with another like I did with you....
    miss_opinion101on June 23, 2003   Link

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