It is not the past few days
That have made me feel this way
And it is not the tiny marks of doubt
That cover everything I see
It is just the way she looks at me
With a love so complete
That I have never seen
And from this grows a strong, undying guilt
The feeling of regret for things I never felt
But oh, I wanted to change
And become what she needs
I know what she needs
What I can never be

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    I cant believe that no one has said anything about this song yet. These lyrics are unbelievable. It's about a boy who has a girl head over heals for him but knows that he could never feel the same way about here. Ugh... I know a guy who could sing this song for me. Evil...

    fmcon August 11, 2002   Link
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    i think this is a really sad song. and i agree, unbelieveable lyrics. haven't we all had an experience like this? :(

    Perfect_Regretson September 27, 2002   Link
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    well this girl falls for this guy and he has no feelings at all for her. he wants to be there for her but as much as he tries, he can't.

    sinfulwishingon October 18, 2002   Link
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    this song is so beautiful in every way. it's.. gah. it's hard to even explain..

    clippy.hangeron April 10, 2003   Link
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    i dont think it necessarily means he doesnt have feelings for her, maybe just that he knows he can't give her what she needs

    killtheaquittedon April 19, 2003   Link
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    i know a guy who should probably sing this to me, but he doesn't have the balls.. i fell for him and it seems i can't stand up

    atarisemokidon April 21, 2003   Link
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    this is an incredibly heartfelt song. it makes me so sad and so happy at the same time.. bright eyes has a way of doing that to me.

    XnightingaleXon June 26, 2003   Link
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    but oh i wanted to change and become what she needs i know what she needs what i can never be

    damnit, hand me the mother fucking tissues, bitches.

    a subtle allegoryon April 14, 2004   Link
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    "and feelings of regret for things i never felt"

    the honesty of this line gets to me every time. He knows that he's "supposed to" love her, but he just can't feel that way... don't we all know how that feels?

    Transatlanticismon April 15, 2004   Link
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    fuck, bright eyes is amazing!

    AbandonAllHopeon May 19, 2004   Link

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