She's driving, oh so very fast
Trying to get away from her past
I don't think she'll escape

So girl why you run away
You look so afraid, is it of me

You can't sit still for very long
I turned to look but you were gone
I think that I'd stay some more

So girl why you run away
You look so afraid, is it of me

Now that your gone, I wonder
What I could have said to you
I wish I knew you promised me that
Ah, damn it

So girl why you run away
You look so afraid
I hope that it's not of me

She's driving, oh so vary fast
Trying to get away from her past
I don't think she'll escape

So girl why you run away
You look so afraid, is it of me

So girl why you run away
You look so afraid
I hope that it's not of me



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    most people can relate to this song, who hasn't had someone runaway either physically or emotionally.

    SonnetSurferHBon June 15, 2002   Link
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    The guy in the song wants to help this girl but she just wants to get away. Moral: Running from your problems only works for so long.

    ChaosFluro24on July 04, 2002   Link
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    yeah this song at first was okay but that (ah damn it) got me so depressed because thats what your heart always feels like when that one that got away...and you just kinda give up on them =\

    S0nlxaftrsh0ckon July 07, 2002   Link
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    I like this song because I am always running from my problems...and i just love blasting it when im crying and driving in my car and i just want to get away and leave everything and everyone around me

    mixpix45on July 11, 2002   Link
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    HARDCORE

    xglassjawxon July 27, 2002   Link
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    This song is pretty self explanitory so I dont think I have to say anything more than I'm sure many can relate.

    MusicEqualsLifeon March 10, 2003   Link
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    I saw reggie on my birthday, which was excellent, this song came first in the line up, I was quite pleased. But sadly I almost got into a fistfight with a scenester during New Found Glory, who sucked, so I left...but reggie was friggin great

    I_Punch_Scenesterson May 06, 2005   Link

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