well I sleep with you
but you dream of him
and pretend every touch of my hand is his
you lead me on
in the same trip
I can tell by your eyes
what you truly feel, oh

I tuck you in
after you drink
I take advantage
of this opportunity
but I lay awake
thinking of her
and you just put your hands on me
as you have before

I am yours
and you are mine
just as we go on pretending tonight
we both know
this is make believe
I dont believe you when you said
I swept you off your feet

We'll both fake it
pretend we'll make it
make it as we have
with a past lover x2

Close your eyes
and drift fast asleep
as I pleasure you
with my company
my eyes are fake
because I'm staying awake
how can I sleep dreaming of her with you next to me?

We'll both fake it
pretend we'll make it
make it as we have
with a past lover x2

Lyrics submitted by robertoh

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    General Commenti think that this song is about 2 people together pretending that their be in love with each other but they really love different people not each other. not really sure but its a beautiful song anyways. =)
    xxlifeguardxxon September 26, 2007   Link
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    General Comment*that their in love with each other
    xxlifeguardxxon September 26, 2007   Link
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    General Commentomg this is an amazing song.
    i absolutely love it.
    metro station..fucking awesomely amazing.
    no question.
    thesocalledemoon February 26, 2008   Link
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    General Commentthis song is slower than the other but i like still it took forever to download this song
    metrostations#1fanon July 07, 2008   Link
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    General CommentI think that this song is about two people who are trying to get over their "past lovers".
    So that's why they're together.
    But they're only trying to fool themselves into feeling as though they're over their ex-lovers and are in love with eachother.
    Kimberleexoon July 29, 2008   Link
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    General CommentI think this song is about, two people who are "using" eachother to get over a past lover? I'm not totally sure, but I do know I love this song :D
    Emmyface93on August 07, 2008   Link
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    General CommentIts obvious what this song is about...

    It's about two people who are together but theyre both pretending theyre happy when theyre not. It seems mostly physical aswell, but its not what he really wants, he wants to be with "her" who is a "past lover" so basically an ex who he cant get over.

    Nice song, different to their other stuff. I like it a lot :D
    HannahDoesntKnowon August 14, 2008   Link
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    General Commentyou are missing the chorus after the 2nd verse
    thatsbeachy44on October 27, 2008   Link
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    General Commentheyyy i'm a fellow kellls! a swimming kels at that. i'm currently swimming the ocean..anyone about to joinnn? and just a reminder over spring break i swam the ocean everyyyday...right by the USS ships. and i sang this song, but yet i was not thinking about kitty bear's. ya know they don't really cross my mind when i think of this song, ironic i guess. (meow meow meow meoww, meow meow meow meow meow meow..ya know that one catchy commercial? yeah, that song.) by the way, i'm so so fortunate to be a kelsey, considering this song was actaully written for me. so lay off..be jealous. and to answer all of your questions, yes i am still dating Trace, we are in loveee! actaully the wedding is july 7th in the chapel, right around the corner from Wal*Mart Supercenter, BYOB! please RSVP if you wanna make an appearance, my numba is 419.350.0927. okay and for what you should wear...string bikini's, hair nets..but please make sure that do of yours is TEASEDDD! may God bless all you kelsey cat lovers! see ya at the wed(; and if you just need a budd to text, don't be shy..the line is alwaysss open boo boo!

    loveeee kels!
    swimminkelson May 07, 2009   Link

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