I wish I could read your mind.
Words don't mean a thing.
I've given you all my time.
All you do is leave.

And if you were standing here in front of me
I know you would say
"There's nothing oh so precious as something that's gone Away."
And if there is a reason
I just don't want to know
Why you feel the need to love me so.

Only when you go.
Only when you go.

Lyrics submitted by Maliejandra

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    General CommentI see this as meaning that there is a guy who likes this girl but she is only attracted to him when he leaves and she doesn't understand how he could ever like her.
    Maliejandraon May 03, 2002   Link
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    General CommentIt has been so long since i've listened to this song, and I just fell in love with it again. I agree with Maliejandra on the song meaning.
    thestragedieson June 09, 2005   Link

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