You can run you can hide
But you can't escape my love

Here's how it goes
You and me
Up and down
But maybe this time
We'll get it right
Worth the fight
'Cause love isn't something you can shake

When it breaks all it takes is some trying

If you feel like leaving
I'm not going to make you stay
But soon you'll be finding
You can run
You can hide
But you can't escape my love

You can run
You can hide
But you can't escape my love

So if you go
You should know
It's hard to just forget the past
So fast

It was good
It was bad,
But it was real
And that's all you have
In the end our love mattered

If you feel like leaving
I'm not going to make you stay
But soon you'll be finding
You can run
You can hide
But you can't escape my love

You can run
You can hide
But you can't escape my love

You can run, you can run
You can hide
But you can't escape my love

You can run
You can hide
But you can't escape my love

Here's how it goes
All it takes is some trying

If you feel like leaving
I'm not going to make you stay (I won't make you stay)
But soon you'll be finding
You can run
You can hide
But you can't escape my love

If you feel like leaving
I'm not going to make you stay
But soon you'll be finding
You can run
You can hide
But you can't escape my love

You can run
You can hide
You can run
You can hide
You can run
You can hide
You can run
You can hide
You can run
You can hide

But you can't escape my love
You can run, you can hide

You can run
You can hide
But you can't escape my love


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Escape Lyrics as written by Enrique Iglesias David Siegel

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    this is another fucking beautiful song.

    vandalizedon May 13, 2002   Link
  • +2
    General Comment

    I was in the car with my mother one day and this song was on the radio. I wondered outloud why the title "escape" sounded so negative when the song is so loving. My mother said that maybe it was like my ex-boyfriend who liked me although I didn't want him to. At the time I thought that was terrible and also rather amusing. That summer my ex killed himself. Now I understand what the song really means. Even thought he's gone, what happened between us still exists. "So if you go, you should know/ it's hard to just forget the past, so fast/ It was good, it was bad, but it was real /and that's all you have/ in the end, our love mattered"

    becca0688on June 18, 2005   Link
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    General Comment

    personally, i find this song freaky. here is this man telling a woman "if you want to leave it is okay, cuz i will find you, you cant escape." now, if a man told me this, i would be very afraid probably try to run and hide. but than he procedes to inform this worried woman "you can run you can hide but you cant escape my love" ouch. the freakiness of this song just went up ten points. this reminds me of pepe la pew (the skunk) who constantly chases after that poor cat. she runs "up and down" but cant get away, HE IS ALWAYS THERE. as my good friend says "some people call it stalking, i call it love" well here is a prime example.

    irisheyes4683on June 08, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    I think the lyrics to this song are so perfect. It's my best friend and mine's fav song. My just dance to it and stuff when we're feeling down cuz guys suck lol. I think it means that this guy loves this girl and he knows if she wants to leave, she can but she cant escape his love.

    Devilishlycute12on March 10, 2002   Link
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    General Comment

    this is the cutest song, i agree that its about a guy tellin his girl that she can leave, he's not gonna try and make her, but she cant ever get away from his love, which would really be hard to do, considering love is a feeling and as long as that person is feeling it, its always around. dur. this is gonna be me and my boyfriend's song, once i find one, lol.

    thatsreallymessedupon April 14, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    this is actually a cool song, hot video too, anna kournikova is sooo hooootttttt! enrique is such a pimp, i wish i could be him for a day!

    Hoodi Mob3on April 17, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    i think this song is way better than hero..... i dunno why its buzzin i love it......... he looks well sexy in the video too i hope it gets to no1 here in the uk xxxxxxxx

    Mixiblobon April 26, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    My X-boyfriend dedicated this song to me, It took me almost 3 weeks to figure out what it ment. But now that I know what it means I realized how much I realy do love him.

    roxyroxy333on May 09, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    I dunno why but I like this song

    hansdude84on May 15, 2002   Link
  • 0
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    I love this song! The lyrics are so perfect, and the video was just amazing! (especially the kissing scenes!)

    cerquaon May 22, 2002   Link

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