I'm not used to coming through
I'm more accustomed to falling out
I'm trying hard now as I can for you
Not to fuck up on some stupid doubt
You've got your hopes set way up high
Way on up there where the air is thin
The limit's supposed to be the sky
I'm trying not to let you down again

It's starting to come to me
I didn't know about it, hadn't figured it out
But it's starting to come to me now
A little bit too late

I can't see anything you've done
Any reason for the trouble you've got
You haven't hurt anyone
Compared to most, I'd say that's saying quite a lot
I can't help you when you're sad
That's a constant source of pain to me
Because I want to really bad
Even though you make it seem like nothing

It's starting to come to me
I didn't know about it, hadn't figured it out
But it's starting to come to me now
A little bit too late


Lyrics submitted by tronistroy, edited by ThisDesert


You Make It Seem Like Nothing song meanings
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  • +3
    General CommentI love this song.
    Hes trying to become a better person for this girl.He loves.But he cant get it right but he tries and when he feels he is getting it right its too late.
    Beautiful song.
    "The limit is supposed to be the sky"
    Is symbolic for things being different then how he expected them.
    tronistroyon March 28, 2006   Link
  • +2
    General CommentWay on earth or river, air is thin

    He actually says
    "Way on up there where the air is thin"
    I think he does anyway.
    DMV666on April 29, 2008   Link
  • +1
    General Comment*sigh*

    love you
    azure2148on April 27, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General Commenttronistory, i agree with you completly good analyzation
    emiton May 28, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI agree as well.
    It also shows the difficultly
    guys sometimes have with
    dealing with emotions.
    Especially the emotions of
    girls.
    Insoucianceon May 31, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General Commentreminds me of my relationship with my best friend.
    dianashelbyon September 16, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis song is so beautifully melancholy.

    "I can't help you when you're sad
    That's a constant source of pain to me
    Because I want to really bad
    Even though you make it seem like nothing"

    so painfully true. brilliant.
    ThisDeserton May 07, 2013   Link

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