Sitting in my car
We don't drive very far
The miles wouldn’t make a difference
The words I say
Cancel out the way
You'll think about me from now on
Don’t say a word
I know it sounds absurd
But I have reasons for what I’ve done
Though the fault is mine
And that fact haunts my mind
So I will make you take the blame somehow
You'll take it, yes you will

And I'll blame it on the way
You leave me here for days
So frequently you say
Farewell my friend
I’ll blame it on the planes
That takes you miles away
I’ll blame it on the planes
Those god damn planes.

I drive you home
Take the longest road
Stop at every sign I see
And I keep my speed real slow
Before you leave
I take one last look
At something I can never have
Again, again
The worst part of all of this is
I’m the one who violated
All the codes we kept
The whole charade was bitter sweet
Cause as I was beneath the sheets
I was hoping you would call me
Just so I could hear your voice

And I'll blame in on the way
You leave me here for days
So frequently you say
Farewell my friend
I’ll blame it on the planes
That take you miles away
I’ll blame it on the planes
Those god damn planes

Are you willing to give up those nights I spent over your house?
Straight from work I weaved through traffic just to sleep upon your couch
Now I feel like I have lost precious four years of my life
If you can end without a question over something that’s so shrine
This is the worst mistake I made and I make thousands everyday
If you give this one more shot I’ll make it up in everyway
Call you twice a day and drive you to the airport
Just so I can watch you leave… even if you’re leaving me.


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    General Commenti love this song. period.

    i think it's about losing a love or a friend to distance,
    "i'll blame it on the planes, those god damn planes."

    distance pulled them apart.
    ellie117on August 17, 2006   Link
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    General Commentthis song is my favorite, hands down.

    oh and btw it's "precious four years of my life" as opposed to "photos". from "are you willing to give up those nights.." to the end are my favorite part of this song. simply amazing.
    sampintoknowsitallon November 09, 2006   Link
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    General CommentI think this song is about two people in a relationship, and one travels all the time [ refrence to planes] and while shes gone he cheated on her, and he had to tell her in the car
    [The miles wouldn’t make a difference
    The words I say
    Cancel out the way
    You'll think about me from now on
    Don’t say a word
    I know it sounds absurd
    But I have reasons for what I’ve done
    Though the fault is mine
    And that fact haunts my mind

    .< and >.

    I’m the one who violated
    All the codes we kept]

    but even tho he is the one who made the mistake he wants to blame it on her so he doesnt have to feel bad, and she will stay in the raletionship. and he just wants her to forgive him

    [[This is the worst mistake I made and I make thousands everyday
    If you give this one more shot I’ll make it up in everyway
    Call you twice a day and drive you to the airport ]]

    but thats just my take
    amy xxon January 30, 2007   Link
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    General Commentamyyy's right

    I hate how this song relates to my life. I hate it.

    The song itself is marvelous, if only I hadn't drawn it close to my situation. :[

    sajfkla.
    xxblowupon June 28, 2007   Link
  • 0
    General Commentahh i can't wait for david melillo to get famous.. he almost surely will
    allyefston August 24, 2007   Link
  • 0
    General Commentdave said this song is about how he cheated on his girlfriend, and tried to blame it on her for being away all the time.
    ishotthepilot_on February 14, 2008   Link
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    General Commentthis song gives me chills. i love dave melillo.

    i agree with everyone's interpretation. "the whole charade was bittersweet, cuz as i was beneath the sheets i was hoping you would call me just so i could hear your voice". he definitely cheated on her out of loneliness.

    i love love looove the ending
    mopgirl777on February 24, 2008   Link
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    General Commentobviously of how he cheated on his gf. love this song.
    chelllseeeaaon February 01, 2009   Link

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