"A Perfectly Good Heart" as written by Troy Verges, Brett James and Taylor Swift....
[Chorus]
Why would you wanna break a perfectly good heart
Why would you wanna take our love and tear it all apart now
Why would you wanna make the very first scar
Why would you wanna break a perfectly good heart

Maybe I should've seen the signs, should've read the writing on the wall
And realized by the distance in your eyes that I would be the one to fall
No matter what you say I still can't believe
That you would walk away
It don't make sense to me but

[Chorus]

It's not unbroken anymore
How do I get it back the way it was before

Why would you wanna break a perfectly good heart
Why would you wanna take our love and tear it all apart now
Why would you wanna make the very first scar
Why would you wanna break, would you wanna break a

[Chorus]


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"A Perfectly Good Heart" as written by Brett James, Taylor Swift, Troy Verges

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  • +3
    Song MeaningThis song is about someone who broke her heart; she is asking the question to him, why did you want to break it? because she doesn't understand why. she never wanted him to break her heart; however 'it's not unbroken anymore' means that she has tried to fix it.
    addictedtothesoundon February 29, 2012   Link
  • +2
    General CommentNO COMMENTS!?
    Omg Taylor Swift is a amazing Lyricist.
    Me in Song, Same thing i would ask myself for such a long time "How Do I get it back the way it was before"?
    Basically what i get Asking why would u wanna throw are love away and hurt me? Why make the first Deep Scar?
    2cute2bstraiton January 28, 2008   Link
  • +2
    General CommentI think this song is about the first time your heart really gets broken... not just a summer fling thing, but the first time you were really falling for a guy and then he broke your heart.
    This is a really awesome song but its kinda sad:(
    hotgreen14on February 18, 2009   Link
  • +2
    General CommentI love!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Taylor swift!! this song is sooo cute,sad,and all around awesome its about how you just got dumped by some stupid guy and you don't know what you did for him to break up with you vote!!! please!
    taylorswiftloveron June 27, 2009   Link
  • +2
    General Commentthis songs amazing taylor swift your amazing
    ToniMaireon March 30, 2012   Link
  • +2
    General Commentsomeone brock her heart and she just wants to know why that person would do that
    ToniMaireon May 17, 2012   Link
  • +1
    General CommentThis song is my life right now.
    I was in a relationship with a guy for one year, 2 months, and 10 days, but I broke up with him for a lot of reasons, but we got out of it pretty easy but then I met a boy.

    This guy asked me out the next day, and we went out for two days. Even though it wasn't very long, oh wow I love him. This was my first time getting hurt, and I wasn't used to it. I was being all depressed && stuff last night, && I came across this song. I fell in love with it instantly, cause it describes exactly what I'm going through...
    Thank you.
    =]]
    amazinggg123on June 01, 2008   Link
  • +1
    General Commentthis song is basically saying for you not to be the first to break my heart...
    i love it(:
    maegan9on October 04, 2008   Link
  • +1
    General CommentOMG .. ! i heart this song ! <3
    mhimszon January 24, 2011   Link
  • +1
    Song Meaningshe means her heart's never been broken before. so why would you wanna be the first to do so?
    AshB227on February 20, 2012   Link

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