"Don't" as written by and Jewel Kilcher....
Don't walk too close
Don't breathe so soft
Don't talk so sweet
Don't sing
Don't lay oh so near

Please, don't let me fall in love with you again

Please let me forget
All those sweet smiles
All of the passion
All of the heat, the peace, the pain
And all those blue skies
Where your words were my freedom

Please, don't let me fall in love with you again

Too many times
I've cared too much
I stood on the edge
And saw that you held my hand
And knowing too well
I couldn't hide from those eyes

Please, don't let me fall please
Don't let me fall in love with you again

Lyrics submitted by Ice

"Don't" as written by Jewel Kilcher

Lyrics © EMI Music Publishing, Downtown Music Publishing

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    General CommentAlright, this song is real neat I think. It's about a girl that's trying really hard to get over this guy everything he does makes her fall back in love so she's asking him just to stop doing everything he does, i like it!
    PardonMeMrPunkron May 18, 2002   Link
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    General CommentEveryone has that one person who they love, and just can't let go of, even though they know that person is all wrong for them. This is what this song is about.
    nietzsche_66on May 28, 2002   Link
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    General Commentthis is definitly one of my very favorite jewel songs. it hits all the things you feel about someone you wish you could still love the same way, someone you wish wouldn't hurt you all over again. it's such a good song
    lying_awakeon July 02, 2002   Link
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    General CommentIt's about that one person who you can't get over. You know you need to let go, but everything they do makes them more lovable to you. Their tiniest action-even breathing- makes you want them all the more. You're pleading with God or even yourself to forget everything you ever loved about him because you know you need to move on. This songs hits home so much. I absolutely love it.
    stickchick3586on March 22, 2003   Link
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    General CommentI couldn't have said it better myself
    nomerson March 25, 2003   Link
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    General CommentIts just too perfect...
    "Please, don't let me fall in love with you again
    Please let me forget..."
    I think right now i'm in a state similar to this.... and the song just suits me....
    preemaniaon March 18, 2005   Link
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    green_day_babyon April 08, 2005   Link
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    General CommentI think it's about someone that she knows she should not care about, but is still messing around with. Their relationship is just sex now, but she can't force herself to say no. It's the don't lay so near line that makes me think this. I think she knows the relationship is destructive, but she can't stop.
    ikhoon January 20, 2006   Link
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    General Commentthis and emotion everyone feels. but jewel just put it into words, in the most perfect way.

    "too many times..." from there on, is absolutely haunting
    silhouettedon July 02, 2006   Link
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    General Commenti think this song is about leaving someone who meant so much, someone truely wonderful, but she had to let go for reasons bigger than love."Ive cared too much", means she tried to let go a few times but couldnt because she loved him and she knew he loved her so much.and you know how it is when two people break up and want so bad to remain friends but its dangerous for the first while..with the temptation and what not^_^
    lilpoetresson November 08, 2006   Link

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