The needle on my record player has been wearing thin
This record has been playing since the day you've been with him

No more long rides home
No more of your station
I didn't like it anyway
Remember the time we wrote our names up on the wall?
Remember the time we realized "Thriller" was our favorite song?

Have I waited too long?
Have I found that someone?
Have I waited too long
Too see you?

Have I waited too long?
Have I found that someone?
Have I waited too long
Too see you?

Maybe it's for the best
Maybe it's not for anything
It wouldn't be so bad to take this right from me

No more long rides home
No more of your station
I didn't like it anyway
Remember the time we wrote our names up on the wall?
Remember the time we realized "Thriller" was our favorite song?

Have I waited too long?
Have I found that someone?
Have I waited too long
Too see you?

Have I waited too long?
Have I found that someone?
Have I waited too long
Too see you?

How many times I've tried
It's simple to you, so simple to lie
How many times I've tried
Blatant mistakes of your design

How many times I've tried
It's simple to you, so simple to lie
Blatant mistakes of your design

Have I waited too long?
Have I found that someone?
Have I waited too long
Too see you?

I've had so many chances
Turn my back and I ran away
I've had so many chances
To see you


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    i think it's about a guy that lost his best friend he was in love with... he never told her and now he's regretting losing her.

    K8eon February 11, 2002   Link
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    General Comment

    I really like this song...its probably my favorite NFG song. I think its about a guy who's best friends with an awesome girl. BUT he didnt realize how awesome she was, or how much he needed her until she got involved in a realtionship.have i waited too long have i found that someone have i waited too long to see you He discovered his romantic feelings for her when it was already too late! Now he feels dumb bc he knows that he missed his chance at something great. Its that old line, you dont realize what you have until you lose it. P.S. Sick and twisted I dont think its about breaking up...like I said he regrets not realizing that he coulda had a realtionship with his friend while she was single

    Dade322on April 28, 2002   Link
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    Personally.. It's about the only NFG song I like, and it's one of my favourite songs.. What it means to me is:

    This guy who could have had this girl, they spent all their time together. She left him for another guy though. He was there for her, even held her as she cried, and would have told her then that he loved her, if it wasn't for she was already with this new guy.. All he can do is hold onto the memories, all the things they've done and just keeps playing the record over and over it's thier favourite song, because it's all he has left of her... being regretful, because he could have had her, he could have been with the one he loved, but he messed up, and misses her.

    just my opinion

    out of rangeon May 12, 2002   Link
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    General Comment

    too many of my relationships can be summed up by this song!

    lorienmareneon December 02, 2001   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    too true, too true! :)

    tenison January 07, 2002   Link
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    i think its about a guy who's just lost his girlfriend.. and he's just reminissing about all of the good times they had together. but then, so he doesnt seem totally heartbroken...he's saying all of the good things about their break-up...but then at the end he's kinda wondering if he had made the right choices and is wondering if she was the girl for him.

    megzon January 28, 2002   Link
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    i agree with K8e... to an extent... i don't think he's lost his best friend. i think that he still has the friend, but the friend has a new boyfriend, and he realizes that he lost his chance to be with her. poor guy... i've been there. hell, i am there.

    stonetemplechickon February 21, 2002   Link
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    yeah, i agree with K8e, and stonetemplechick. but this is a pretty good song. and i like the music video..no not including the er..soliciting prostitutes. but it's a good song, and it makes me sad..but that's what's so good about emo. go emo. =D

    peachiedawlie182on April 16, 2002   Link
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    love the song..this is the first song i heard from NFG.. loved it right away :)

    ArReDzon April 16, 2002   Link
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    this is a pretty good song (for a punk song), anyways his record player needle is wearing thin? how many teenagers own records anyways? its about the classic teenager breaking up boo hoo crap...but it is catchy i'll give it that

    sic n twistedon April 27, 2002   Link

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