"Like We Used To" as written by and Nicholas/richards Santino....
I can feel her breath
As she's sleeping next to me
Sharing pillows and cold feet
She can feel my heart
Fell asleep to its beat
Under blankets and warm sheets
If only I could be in that bed again
If only it were me instead of him

Does he watch your favorite movies?
Does he hold you when you cry?
Does he let you tell him all your favorite parts
When you've seen it a million times?
Does he sing to all your music
While you dance to Purple Rain?
Does he do all these things
Like I used to?

Fourteen months and seven days ago
Oh, I know you know
How we felt about that night
Just your skin against the window
Oh we took it slow
And we both know
It should have been me inside that car
It should have been me instead of him in the dark

Does he watch your favorite movies?
Does he hold you when you cry?
Does he let you tell him all your favorite parts
When you've seen it a million times?
Does he sing to all your music
While you dance to Purple Rain?
Does he do all these things
Like I used to?

I know love
(I'm a sucker for that feeling)
Happens all the time, love
(I always end up feeling cheated)
You're on my mind, love
(Oh darling, I know I'm not needed)
It happens all the time, love, yeah

Will he love you like I loved you?
Will he tell you every day?
Will he make you feel like you're invincible
With every word he'll say?
Can you promise me if this was right,
Don't throw it all away?
Can you do all these things?
Will you do all these things
Like we used to?

Oh, like we used to


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"Like We Used To" as written by Andrew Stephen Cook Andrew Cook

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  • +3
    General Commenti heard this on the radio and i loveeeeee this song so much. i think rocket to the moon sounds like a mix between owl city and secondhand serenade
    doglover217on May 29, 2010   Link
  • +1
    My OpinionI love this song so much. It's sad, but at the same time makes me sort of happy-feel. Perhaps they got the feel of the song wrong that way, or it was meant. But I love it.
    SnufflieSockson November 16, 2009   Link
  • +1
    General CommentI love this song. =)
    amyxrainbowon June 10, 2010   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThis song is basically about this girl who he used to date and her new boyfriend. He's wondering if the boy treats her right and does all the things that he used to. He's obviously still in love with the girl and all the things she does.
    Mollzzzon October 18, 2009   Link
  • 0
    Song Meaning
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    He still loves the girl. He wants to know if she's really happy with this new guy, and if he treats her right. If he does, he wants her to make sure to make it last [which she did not do with him.]
    He wants her to be happy. Easy as that.
    ThreeCheersForFiveYearson January 28, 2010   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI agree with all of the above, but I think they broke up because he likely caught her cheating on him

    Fourteen months and seven days ago...
    Oh, I know you know,
    How we felt about that night.
    Just your skin against the window...
    Oh, we took it slow,
    And we both know...
    It should've been me inside that car.
    It should've been me instead of him... in the dark.

    ^From that part^

    That's all xD
    AznTigeron February 19, 2010   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThis song is sort of sad...a bittersweet sort of feel to it. It's about a boy who is so in love with this girl and he threw it all away because of something stupid. So now she is with a new guy and he hopes that he treats her right. He hopes that she is happy. He wants to make sure she stays with him and to make it last. So in a way, I agree with ThreeCheersForFiveYears.
    Beautiful song though.
    Kiston195on June 15, 2010   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti watched the official video on youtube and the meaning was fairly self explanatory but then in the last frame he's in a bed with another girl... at this point i got confused. any help? here's the link if your interested: youtube.com/…

    ty =]
    ninjavegetables2on June 19, 2010   Link
  • 0
    General CommentWhat happened 14 months and 7 days ago?!
    Indie4Everon June 23, 2010   Link
  • 0
    My Interpretationthis song is cleary about the singer being cheated on and leaving the girl. But he still has feelings for her, but he's happy as long as she's happy with the guy.
    CupidsMark2020on July 11, 2010   Link

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