I don't know your face no more
Or feel the touch that I adore
I don't know your face no more
It's just a place I'm looking for

We might as well be strangers in another town
We might as well be living in a different world
We might as well
We might as well
We might as well

I don't know your thoughts these days
We're strangers in an empty space
I don't understand your heart
It's easier to be apart

We might as well be strangers in another town
We might as well be living in another town
We might as well
We might as well
We might as well be strangers
Be strangers

For all I know of you now
For all I know of you now
For all I know of you now
For all I know


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We Might as Well Be Strangers [DVD] Lyrics as written by Timothy James Rice-oxley Richard David Hughes

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    The way it relates to me is a relationship that ended...and then the two grew apart//couldn't be friends anymore. And the person doesn't understand the other anymore, even though they were once very very close. You miss them for who you knew them as.

    It's an amazing song.

    Poisonedbeautyon January 27, 2005   Link
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    damn, good song. i got the first post. go me.

    high fidelityon October 12, 2004   Link
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    this song is totally amazing..there isnt much to read into.. but it just relates to me A LOT

    go keane!

    midnight_showon October 16, 2004   Link
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    One of my favourites...simple yet so beautiful, and the way it builds so briefly and then drops away again is brilliant.

    Silverdewon October 22, 2004   Link
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    to me? at concert he said "this songs about something good that finishes"

    deacon_froston November 09, 2004   Link
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    There was definitely something good there that ended. Great song.

    Synapse2Synapseon November 24, 2004   Link
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    i think its like... a friendship/relationship that seems to fade without any real known reason.... like there's no concrete break up, or fight, or anything. you just kind of grow apart.

    themrschasezon November 30, 2004   Link
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    oh dear goodness this song is amazing!!!

    HELLOIMJVOon December 08, 2004   Link
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    i think this song is about him forgeting a lost love. i cant wait to see them in concert in febuary.

    savestheday1389on December 14, 2004   Link
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    i think this is a beauitful song..i cannot stop listening to it, so compassionate and deep, it realtes to someone whos lost love and wishes they hadn't even met. U HAV E TO LISTEN TO NOW! =]

    danniion December 21, 2004   Link

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