Weight is coming off, soaring high
Pleading you to stay, come alive

Say you mean it, seal it up
Say you wanna try
Say you haven't had enough
Say you wanna

Once you get the feeling, it
Wants you back for more
Says it's gonna heal it, but
You won't make the call
One step back, you're leaving it
Now it's moving on
Why won't you believe in it
'till it's gone?

Fading at the light
Softly say
Get it out my mind anyway

Say you mean it, seal it up
Say you wanna try
Say you haven't had enough
Say you wanna

Once you get the feeling, it
Wants you back for more
Says it's gonna heal it, but
You won't make the call
One step back, you're leaving it
Now it's moving on
Why won't you believe in it
'till it's gone?

Once you get the feeling, it
Wants you back for more
Now it gets ethereal
Feet ain't on the floor
Once step back, you're leaving it
Jumping at the wall
Why won't you believe in it
'till it's gone?

You gave to me
All I know
I will stay here
I will not go (x2)

Say you mean it, seal it up
Say you wanna try
Say you haven't had enough
Say you wanna

Once you get the feeling, it
Wants you back for more
Says it's gonna heal it, but
You won't make the call
One step back, you're leaving it
Now it's moving on
Why won't you believe in it
'till it's gone?

Once you get the feeling it
Wants you back for more
Now it gets ethereal
Feet ain't on the floor
One step back, you're leaving it
Jumping at the wall
Why won't you believe in it
'till it's gone?



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  • +5
    General CommentThis song is overly addictive. I feel like I'm on drugs when I'm listening to it. Not that I really know what that's like...Anyway, it's just so lightening and vibrant and alive. It really makes you question too. I think it's all about the fear of commitment. "Say you mean it, seal it up. Say you wanna try." It's about begging your love to accept what you know they feel. "Why won't you believe in it 'til it's gone?" The low point of all human characteristics, we want things we can't have and we realize what we want too late. Love is such an ineffable emotion, and it seems pointless to even try to describe what it is...Or maybe this song is about setting your iPod to shuffle, and you hear a song that you think you might like, but you decide to skip over it, and by the time you realize that you wanted to listen, it's already gone. I'll let you guys decide that.
    rfazz15on September 22, 2011   Link
  • +3
    Lyric CorrectionOfficial lyrics

    Weight is coming off
    soaring high
    Pleading you to stay
    come alive

    Say you mean it, seal it up
    say you wanna try
    Say you haven't had enough
    say you wanna

    Once you get the feeling it
    wants you back for more
    Says it's gonna heal it but
    you won't make the call
    One step back you're leaving it
    now it's moving on
    Why won't you believe in it
    'till it's gone?

    Fading out the line
    softly say
    get it out my mind
    any way

    Say you mean it, seal it up
    say you wanna try
    Say you haven't had enough
    say you wanna

    Once you get the feeling it
    wants you back for more
    Says it's gonna heal it but
    you won't make the call
    One step back you're leaving it
    now it's moving on
    Why won't you believe in it
    'till it's gone?

    Once you get the feeling it
    wants you back for more
    Now it gets ethereal
    feet ain't on the floor
    One step back you're leaving it
    jumping at the wall
    Why won't you believe in it
    'till it's gone?

    You gave to me
    all I know
    I will stay here
    I will not go
    pjfsupertrampon July 26, 2011   Link
  • +1
    My OpinionI am in loveeeeeeeeeeee!!
    kapputton August 09, 2011   Link
  • +1
    General CommentI believe It´s about how we can shuffle our feelings for someone with no reason, like when we are with someone for a long time, and suddendly you dont feel the same way as you used to, and then you decide to break down your relationship with that person, probably with the excuse that you need to meet new people or that you need a change in your life. "Weight is coming off soaring high" you're telling that person what you,ve been thinking for some time and that you dont want to be with her/him anymore."Pleading you to stay come alive" this person dont want you to go away and ask for you to stay."Say you mean it, seal it up say you wanna try Say you haven't had enough say you wanna" It's what you're suposed to say in order to not continue with your mistake..."Once you get the feeling it wants you back for more"It refers to the feeling of waking up and realize that you miss that person so much and how much you need to be with him/her. "Says it's gonna heal it but you won't make the call" It's when we say there's no problem, that the pain will pass, and you won't make the call to that person."One step back you're leaving it
    now it's moving on" It's about when you regret of your decision and try to comeback with that person again but she/he is not interested anymore. "Why won't you believe in it
    'till it's gone?" This is how you must appreciate what you have now and not until is gone... I love this song... Sorry if bad english
    JulianRDZ1on January 03, 2012   Link
  • +1
    General CommentLove this song, I'm so glad i heard it.
    coldplay6375on February 07, 2012   Link
  • 0
    General CommentTo me, it sounds like he's singing about an addiction...
    Once you get the feeling it - (once you've tried it)
    wants you back for more - (you get hooked)
    Says it's gonna heal it but - (you say you'll get better)
    you won't make the call - (you think you have it under control)
    One step back you're leaving it
    now it's moving on - (you left it, and now your addiction gets worse)
    Why won't you believe in it - (why won't you realise your problem)
    'till it's gone? - (until it's too late)
    and the line about it being ethereal, the affects of your addiction...
    For me this song will always be about addiction.
    cyberchondriacon January 01, 2012   Link
  • 0
    My InterpretationDrugs
    alec45on January 12, 2013   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThis is all about a relationship were one person is completely in love with the other, but the other wont admit or commit to their true feelings for them.

    Weight is coming off, soaring high
    Pleading you to stay, come alive

    This verse refers to the on/off feeling that occurs when there's a glimmer of hope that things are going they way they want.

    Say you mean it, seal it up
    Say you wanna try Say you haven't had enough
    Say you wanna

    This is them pleading with the other to admit what they want and not to stop anything happening between them.

    Once you get the feeling, it
    Wants you back for more
    Says it's gonna heal it, but
    You won't make the call
    One step back, you're leaving it
    Now it's moving on
    Why won't you believe in it
    'till it's gone?

    This is saying that when the feeling is strong, its so addictive it keeps you wanting more of it. And whenever you have that feeling it takes away all of the bad feelings that they both have, but one of them will never actually stick to it (for whatever reason they have). Now its moving on refers to the fact that they're both loosing the relationship, and one is asking why they wont realise what they've lost until its gone. Its all about the feeling of loving someone that loves you but cannot bring themselves to actually commit or loose what they have already.
    repoocekimon January 15, 2014   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI think this song is about the realization of having the person you need in your life, then throwing them away for something that you think you need, possibly drugs. Giving up that person you need for the addiction you have for drugs, and making that realization. The use of the word "it" in the chorus confuses the listener into not know if "it" refers to drugs or the significant other, which I think what the singer wants. To have the listener be just as confused about what they want/need. The singer doesn't know whether they need the feelings that drugs give them, or the feeling that love gives them, more.
    katekal29on April 22, 2014   Link
  • 0
    General Commentand I thought maybe it had to do with going to therapy (mental)?? Like one that is dabbling in it, but not committing, "weight is coming off, soaring high, pleading you to stay, come alive"...
    I suppose this could be about any relationship....
    All I can say is its awesome, amazing band, and very creative....
    califcamperon May 22, 2014   Link

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