"The Big Exit" as written by Thomas Michael Smith, Christopher Dominic Urbanowicz, Russell Leetch and Edward Owen Lay....
Eyes permeate my skin,
An alcoholic din, fills the room we're in
Girl, I think it's time we leave,
like a thief on Christmas Eve,
Take and you shall receive

No need to ask, you already know the way I feel inside.

Once we're amongst the shadows, see how much our love grows,
reflected in shop windows,
I love you as my blood flows,
as the rain ruins my best clothes,
you're a secret only I know.

No need to ask, you already know the way I feel inside.
No need to ask, you already know the way I feel inside.

Damn the passing hours, damn the summer flowers,
They took what once was ours, x5

No need to ask, you already know the way I feel inside,
No need to ask, you already know the way I feel inside.

They took what once was ours, (repeat)

No need to ask, you already know the way I feel inside,
No need to ask, you already know the way I feel inside.


Lyrics submitted by Cure., edited by sirenne

The Big Exit song meanings
Add your thoughts

3 Comments

sort form View by:
  • 0
    General CommentI think that he sings about the need for a change in a life shared by lovers, to make it fresh again, to amplify the feelings between them. It is understood that they love each other, no proof is necessary, but still the passing of time took some of the vigor and they just need to do something unusual together.
    soboton March 26, 2018   Link

Add your thoughts

Log in now to tell us what you think this song means.

Don’t have an account? Create an account with SongMeanings to post comments, submit lyrics, and more. It’s super easy, we promise!

Back to top
explain