Breathing deeply, walking backwards
Finding strength to call and ask her
Roller coaster, favorite ride
Let me kiss you one last time

Leave me standing here
Act like I'm not around
The coast will probably never clear
Can I please go home now?

I had that dream about you again
Where I wait outside until you let me in
And there I stay

Lay beside me
And listen at the wall
We'll keep on lying
Until the summer comes

I had that dream about you again
Where you drive my car
Right off a fucking cliff

And now I'm breathing deeply, walking backwards
Finding strength to call and ask her
Roller coaster, favorite ride
Let me kiss you one last time

Make me promise
That I will never tell
All I remember is
The way her bedroom smelled

I had that dream about you again
Where I wait outside until you let me in

And now I'm breathing deeply, walking backwards
Finding strength to call and ask her
Roller coaster, favorite ride
Let me kiss you one last time
Goodnight, goodnight


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Roller Coaster Lyrics as written by Tom Delonge Travis Barker

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    This song is about how a guy really likes a chick and their relationship is like a rollercoaster, it has its high's and it has its lows. There are times when you want to be with them and 'lay beside' them, and there are time you want them to drive your car 'right off a fucking cliff'. it's a truthfull song about relationships and how they have their ups and downs.

    AllStarMeon May 27, 2002   Link
  • +1
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    yea

    the sayin "love is like a rollercoaster" says it all

    deathbearon May 28, 2002   Link
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    i saw blink last summer. this was the last song they played. it was soooooo good<p><b><i>Edited by oofus on November 6 2004, at 06:10PM</i></b></p>

    ChrissyTinaon June 15, 2002   Link
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    i didn't really like this song when i first bought 'take off you pants and jacket' but after a while i fell in love w/ it. it has alotta meaning to me too. i went to a theme park w/ this guy i use to like, and this song reminds me of him.

    ¤let me kiss you one last time¤

    sk8er_gurlon July 21, 2002   Link
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    this is a nice song

    LPchick4everon August 16, 2002   Link
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    awesome song. sk8er gurl is right, this song really grows on you.

    kc_was_hereon August 23, 2002   Link
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    this was a really cool song that i just heard randomly. it's cute.

    banana3325on September 05, 2002   Link
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    anybody whose every had any kind of crush, relationship or whatever can realte to this song. it's about really loving/ liking someone, but you can never find any solid ground. it goes from thinking "man, this is the one" to "jesus, is this really worth it?" very great song with something that rings true for people of all kinds

    hurleychick42069on September 10, 2002   Link
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    I think that this girl likes the guy when none of her friends are around, but when they are around she acts like he's not the.. "Leave me standing here,act like I`m not around The coast will probably never clear,can I please go home now". I agree with what the rest of you said about the other parts.

    whirlwind_21on May 30, 2004   Link
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    i love how the vocals sorta resemble a roller coaster, lol, that's what I think when I here them

    jmurphon June 08, 2004   Link

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