"Window Blues" as written by Bj�rn Daniel Arne Yttling, Lykke Li Timotej Zachrisson and Nils-erik Sandberg....
I sleep with windows open
I sleep with eyes wide
In case you would come walk in
In case you change your mind

But don't strain yourself for me
Don't break yourself for me
Don't lose your selfish ways for me

I keep a leash around you
And I keep it nice and tight
In case you would go walking
Over forbidden lines

But don't go all soft on me
Don't come across for me
Don't lose your selfish ways over me

Un, deux, trois
Quatre, cinq, six
A hundred times around
You keep on flunking out
Keep me wanting more

Un, deux, trois
Quatre, cinq, six
A hundred times is fine
For you I go all blind

Oh my, where is my mind?

I keep my window open
I keep it open wide
So keep me keep it open
Oh keep me on your mind

Lyrics submitted by mangopickle

"Window Blues" as written by Bjoern Yttling Nils-erik Sandberg

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    General CommentI think this song is about just a bad realtionship , when she played this in the glasshouse , she asked "who in here has had a bad boyfriend?" , so to me it's clear . Amazing song as well .
    staygoneon February 26, 2009   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti think the first two bracketed words are right: "strain" then "lines".

    and perhaps "a hundred times around" for the stanza in the bridge.
    solvent_don April 10, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General Commentyeah you're right solvent d &
    you keep on flocking out
    is really
    "you keep on flunking out"

    a hundred times is fine
    for you I go all line
    is really "for you i go all blind"
    vERONiCAxglamONiCAon February 04, 2009   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis song is me every night. except I have no leash for mine. why are boys so selfish?
    rawrasauron August 22, 2009   Link
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    General CommentDon't loose your selfish ways for me

    don't lose your selfish ways over me

    is it opposite things or i translate it wrogly ??

    and what walking is it ? :S
    tucceon August 04, 2010   Link
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    General CommentI love the first part!

    "I sleep with windows open
    I sleep with eyes wide
    in case you would come walking
    in case you'd change your mind"

    I feel like that all the time.. I always have this tiny hope he will come back..so i stay waiting..

    ohmywhereismyheadon April 27, 2011   Link
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    General CommentIt is a relationship that seems to permit the other person involved in it very much even cheating and selfishness...
    zeroZon July 04, 2013   Link

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