"Promise Me" as written by and Luther / Vandross....
dream a little dream
another little dream tonight
I'll dream myself to death
it's all that I can handle
someone fix this mess
dreaming of a way
to get me out of here tonight
forever never ends
I'm hung I'm drawn I'm courting
nothing but a knife to my chest
promise me this wont hurt
and promise me now
maybe we wont wake up tommorow
look me straight in the eye
and tell me what you see
scratched up memories
the bruises vuts the scars the scars the stinging
still i dont feel a thing
shes's seeping like salt into the cuts
I'm dreaming I wont wake up
everything falls in around us
my heart is beating
but you make me nervous


Lyrics submitted by blinkgirl-182

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    General CommentI am in LOVE with this song. It's the best song i've heard in a LONG time. I have no idea who the band are but the song is f*cking AMAZING!
    fallenbrokenon October 08, 2005   Link
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    General Comment:) yup i love this song too
    blinkgirl-182on October 09, 2005   Link
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    General CommentLove the song. Love the band.

    But i suck with meanings. However, I'm gonna take a stab, and say it's about a guy being heartbroken, and maybe the girl doesn't realise what an effect she had on him...
    kara! at the discoon October 19, 2005   Link
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    General Commentbeautiful song. amazing band.
    saw them their good live too.
    im annoyed that somebody entered these lyrics first so ill just piont out a flaw.

    the bruises vuts the scars the scars the stinging
    is supoosed to be
    the bruises, cuts, the scars, the stinging
    dutch_angel_moion October 21, 2005   Link
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    General Commentyeah this is an awesome song by an awesome band.. but the lyrics on here are wrong lol...
    my.broken.fairytaleon January 13, 2006   Link
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    General CommentOMG i seen these guy live SO HOT RITE NOW
    YEWWW
    n i just missed seeing them yesterday!!! :( i'll b damned!
    fallen angelson February 26, 2006   Link
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    General CommentI LOVE The Hot Lies...saw them on the 25th...they went off! I think this song is about a broken heart...and possibly even suicide or cutting. 'Promise me this wont hurt and Promise me now. Maybe we wont wake up tomorrow'...still not sure though. Just know its a brilliant song!
    I_dont_feel_a_thingon March 02, 2006   Link
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    General CommentI saw this band play this song at pushover 2006 at luna park.
    Damn this song is catchy... Corous kicks major ass
    Big-Mikeyon March 14, 2006   Link
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    General CommentPlayed live in my city today. I was going to go, but decided on being somewhere else.
    I heard they were absolutely awesome.

    This is DEFINITELY my favourite song of theirs.
    littlemisscddon June 17, 2006   Link
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    General Commentyeah i get a whole suicide/cutting theme to this song.
    maybe over a girl? not sure.

    all in all, the hot lies = love
    iheartleeon July 26, 2006   Link

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