I think I've waited long enough.
Our world was once forget-me-nots and now I wait another year.
I need you here. I think I've heard this once before, but it's not you walking through my door.
Don't bother it now, let sleepers lie.

Bygones have all gone by. Forgot what we fought for, hard as I might, I don't have the will to fight. Forgive and forget whatever was said because we're growing up by the hour. I never would let it go on like it did... all good things have endings.


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    I think this song is about a love that the other person could not take anymore. Now that they have broken up and gone their seperate ways one wishes that the other would come back but not if it is like before, he wishes that they would forgive and forget.

    brianta69on April 12, 2002   Link
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    its so hard to forget sometimes.... so very hard

    getupkid1985on April 27, 2002   Link
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    hey I just recently got into the get up kids and they rock! I love this song

    EmoRockson April 27, 2002   Link
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    He's still in love with the person he thought he knew. He realizes thought that people grow up and change, and sometimes it's better to just forget and forgive, than to go back and change things.....I think he's right. I hope you understand Brad

    beachgirl4433on April 28, 2002   Link
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    When he says ..."I think ive waited long enough" hes showing that he knows that he would forgive and forget sooner or later but time would have to determine just when... i think thats awesome... its so true for me also... I know that after a while i will forgive and forget no matter what... even if the person really did something fucked up... i bet he or she didn't really mean to make me feel so bad.

    bparkon May 15, 2002   Link
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    For me this songs has so many meanings because of the line "All good things Have endings. " and that is so true but we always try to hang on to that and realize that we have to in a way forgive and forget.

    Fallsemesteron May 15, 2002   Link
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    =) Everything has a happy ending, and if it's not happy,, then it's not the end.. A lil Words of wisdom,, you guys rock,,

    LulusXeon May 15, 2002   Link
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    lulu, that is quite possibly the stupidest, least emo thing ever. In truth, nothing ever has a happy ending, cuz everything that makes people happy, ends ~Clay

    Claysavesthedayon May 26, 2002   Link
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    ..:o

    Zeroxglideon May 26, 2002   Link
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    i so agree with claysavestheday...all good things have endings...everything always seems to bite you in the ass! it sucks but what can ya do?

    EmoGurlyon May 29, 2002   Link

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