Hello again, it's you and me
Kinda always like it used to be
Sippin' wine, killing time
Trying to solve life's mysteries

How's your life, it's been a while?
God it's good to see you smile
I see you reaching for your keys
Looking for a reason not to leave

If you don't know if you should stay
If you don't say what's on your mind
Baby just breathe
There's nowhere else tonight we should be

You wanna make a memory

I dug up this old photograph
Look at all that hair we had
It's bitter sweet to hear you laugh
Your phone is ringin' I don't wanna ask

If you go now I'll understand
If you stay, hey, I've gotta plan

You wanna make a memory?
You wanna steal a piece of time?
You can sing the melody to me
And I can write a couple lines

You wanna make a memory

If you don't know if you should stay
And you don't say what's on your mind
Baby just breathe
There's nowhere else tonight we should be (We should be)
(We should be)

You wanna make a memory?
You wanna steal a piece of time?
You can sing the melody to me
And I can write a couple lines

You wanna make a memory
You wanna make a memory


Lyrics submitted by Demau Senae

(You Want To) Make a Memory Lyrics as written by Jon Bon Jovi Desmond Child

Lyrics © BMG Rights Management, Universal Music Publishing Group, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd.

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    General Commenti'm not sure, but i think this song might be about a relationship ending and now he wants her back. I never heard the song before, but i really like the lyrics
    JessieLynnon June 21, 2002   Link
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    General CommentThis is the best Bon Jovi love song, it's beautiful! The girl he was with only wanted him but he couldn't understand that when they were together, he gave her fancy stuff which she didn't want and now he's finally realised he only wants her too, but it's too late.
    linz_eon August 28, 2002   Link
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    General CommentI love this song. Sometimes it just gets stuck in your head. It's about a relationship ending but still being in love with the other person. His life is so empty despite filling his life with other objects. A love song pure and simple
    antmannon June 10, 2003   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI never wanted the stars, never shot for the moon, I like them right where they are...all I wanted was you.

    How beautiful is that?
    allenegirlon May 24, 2004   Link
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    General Commentthis song should have a warning never listen to this song when just coming out of a relationship or if your love life is on a downhill slope! beautiful song, beautiful lyrics. one of my favs of bon jovi.
    ronyagon July 05, 2004   Link
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    General Commentthis was written for dorothea, as jon broke up with her for a while in the late 80's, and the band recorded it for the 1992 album 'Keep The Faith'.
    torrance21on November 16, 2004   Link
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    General CommentThis is one of the only songs that has ever truly made me sad. It makes me think of my ex :( I need a hug
    O RLY?on September 20, 2005   Link
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    General CommentIsn't the last lines of the song... "all i got is my guitar, these chords and the truth.." a rip off from u2's version All Along the Watchtower...Just an observation...
    johnnycabollion February 05, 2006   Link
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    General CommentTo me, this song is about a guy and a girl who are in a relationship. The guy needs some space and they're close to breaking up or maybe they already have. She realized that she cant hold on to him. He realizes that he loves her and he misses her.... That's just my take on it.
    saabioon September 26, 2007   Link
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    General CommentI agree with ronyag, this son is so painful if you listen to it when coming from a breakup....In my opinion, BJ has the purest lyrics in the breakup feelings.....
    Maverick2099on December 18, 2008   Link

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