I can't seem to make you mine,
Kissin' all around all the time,
Flyin' around like a bee,
Hurtin' everything you see.

Tried everything I know, oh...
To make you want to love me so, oh...
The only thing you do, oh...
Is try to put the hurt on me, oh...

Can't you see what you're doin' to me?
You fill my heart with misery.
With every breath, every step I take,
I'm more in love with you, oh...

I can't go on like this,
A little bit of love, and not a kiss.
I gotta have your love every day,
one that'll really stay, oh...

Can't you see what you're doin' to me?
You fill my heart with misery.
With every breath, every step I take,
I'm more in love with you, oh...

I can't seem to make you mine, oh...
I can't seem to make you mine, oh...
Kissin' all around all the time,
I can't seem to make you mine., oh...
Flyin' around like a bee,
Hurtin' everything you see.
I can't seem to make you mine, oh...
I can't seem to make you mine, oh...
I can't seem to make you mine.
I can't seem to make you mine.


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    It's about having a lover who likes to cheat! By the way, be sure to hear the original version of this song by The Seeds!

    Rikoon July 09, 2002   Link
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    Wasn't it a Beatles song?

    bloodtearson April 19, 2003   Link
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    I think it's a cover of a Ramones song.

    salsa sharkon May 24, 2006   Link
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    This is one of my favorite songs by Garbage. Does anyone else notice how it kind of sounds like a heart beating? I don't know.

    Btw. I really love this song, but the only place I can seem to find it is Limewire. Is there any other place to get it?

    jenni adrenochrome.on February 27, 2009   Link
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    *covers

    jenni adrenochrome.on February 27, 2009   Link
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    I love the ramones version but this one is by far the best, garbage made it sound so different and unique, her voice is amazing

    supervixenPgrrlon December 08, 2010   Link

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