"How Strong Are You Now?" as written by and Wendell Lee/thrasher Mobley....
[Verse 1]
When she told you goodbye you didn't flinch
When she looked back you didn't even budge an inch
You stood there like a stone but now that's she's gone

How strong are you now without her around
You can't even keep one little bitty tear from falling down
Tell me how strong are you now

[Verse 2]
Before she left you told yourself it can't hurt that much
Now your double over like you took a punch
No she ain't coming back tell me how much can you take of that


[Verse 3]
What's that rule that you live by, a tough guy never cries
How strong are you now, without her around
You can't even keep one little bitty ear from falling down
Tell me how strong, tell me how strong are you now
How strong are you now, oh, what's that rule you live by
You say tough guys never cry how strong are you now

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"How Strong Are You Now" as written by Neil Thrasher Tony Martin

Lyrics © BMG Rights Management, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Major Bob Music, Inc. / Rio Bravo Music, Inc. / Castle Bound Music, Inc. / Hanna Bea Songs, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.

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    General CommentI don't know why I like this song.. Perhaps when I listen to it I like to put me as the girl and an ex as the guy and that makes me feel better. Haha. Mature, I know.

    But seriously the meaning of this song is pretty straightforward. This girl left this guy, and the guy was stone-hearted about it at first, but realizes how much he needs her, or how much she meant to him, and he can't keep his cold composure.
    megillakittyon January 06, 2008   Link
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    General Commenthaha yeah i also pretend that i'm the girl and my ex is the guy. i seriously feel like this song was written for me. the guy tried to be strong, but he couldn't act like that forever, so now he wants her back.
    wow, story of my life.
    ohmyjonas889on May 10, 2008   Link
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    General CommentI lovelovelove how Gary kinda chuckles before he sings "..you took a punch."
    One of their best in my opinion.
    Liverpool7on July 09, 2008   Link

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