Just stay where you are
We talked at the bar
Walked out on the street
You walked in my heart
Wanted to breathe
There's gold in your hair
Just stay where you are

We talked on the phone
We'll meet at the beach
Like Sylvester Stallone
You're slurring your speech
Pass me the drink
Let's not walk too far
Stay where we are

Just stay where you are
Is that what you want
I'll close up the bar
I'll close up the shop
Let's take what we need
And sit in your car
Let's stay where we are

We've been here before
I'll meet you at ten
We've been here before
And we'll be here again
Let's fall from the stars
Sturdy work for the week
Let's stay where we are

It's bad and I know it
And I'd change if I could
It's bad and I know it
But I feel like I should
It's so sweet when you tell me
How lovely I am by the night's sky

The birds cannot hear us
And things fall apart
And we're waiting for answers
But where do we start
And I'm wondering what movie
You'll ask me to see on the weekend

Just stay where you are
Just stay where you are
Just stay where you are
Just stay where you are
Just stay where you are
Just stay where you are
Just stay where you are


Lyrics submitted by Mellow_Harsher

Sylvester Stallone Lyrics as written by Julia Stone Angus Stone

Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC

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Well, in my opinion this song is about being a young & maybe a little naive &/or introverted girl and finding yourself loving a man who is at first very charming, carefree & outgoing, and seems at first to be without limits, as in "There was a time you opened up every doorway you didn't mind if everything wasn't your way" then that man starts to gradually become more introverted & shows their more possessive/obsessive side to you as the relationship progresses, even while they keep up the appearance of being carefree & outgoing to everyone else, "Don't pull away that goes against what you told me I look in your eyes I realize what you've sold me is love in a vacuum" so you confront them about the way they're acting and of course they deny it, "I think you've changed but you insist that that's not true" quite possibly they are an addict of some sort, my guess would be cocaine, &/or showing very obsessive behavior towards you (early on in the video for this song we see the man hanging a picture up, it is a very large portrait of Aimee & it is prominently displayed in his/their apartment for the duration of the song), thus their "love in a vacuum", "You look so strange, so distant that you're hardly you Now I can see how you have been acting different You say it's me but I know that it isn't it's love in a vacuum" but still you are in love with them and don't want to leave them and you know that they are truly in love with you and they don't want you to leave them either, maybe they are convinced you can save them from themself, maybe they are so broken that the possibility of an overdose &/or suicide attempt is very real and you want to get through to them that their behavior not only dangerous but it is also just pissing you off and if they don't wise up they run the risk of loosing you, as in the lines "You will be lonely if you leave me alone", so you want to save them but can't get through to them due to the addiction &/or emotional problems they have, "Love in a vacuum and that's not enough love in a vacuum You will be lonely you'll be the only one who feels this way You will be lonely if you leave me alone You will be lonely you'll be the only one who feels this way it's just not enough" you want them to understand that the love they are giving you is not enough when it is filtered through the vacuum of their drug addiction &/or emotional impairment, "You will be lonely you'll be the only one who feels this way it's just not enough and just wait you will be lonely Love in a vacuum Love in a vacuum and that's not enough Love in a vacuum". 'Love In A Vacuum' for me is a hauntingly truthful acute argument on the loneliness of obsession and almost inevitable loss of love that follows people who are broken in some way or another; the obsessives, the coke heads, the drunks, addicts or the just-plain-old emotionally broken; a razor sharp, lyrically driven, deceptively poppy, yet ultimately-depressing-in-the-best-way song. Quintessential Aimee Mann.