Baby sneezes
Mummy pleases
Daddy breezes in
So good on paper
So romantic
But so bewildering

I know nothing stays the same
But if you're willing to play the game
It's coming around again
So don't mind if I fall apart
There's more room in a broken heart

You pay the grocer
You fix the toaster
Kiss the host good-bye
Then you break a window
Burn the soufflé?
Scream the lullaby

I know nothing stays the same
But if you're willing to play the game
It's coming around again
So don't mind if I fall apart
There's more room in a broken heart

And I believe in love
But what else can I do
I'm so in love with you

I know nothing stays the same
But if you're willing to play the game
It will be coming around again

Baby sneezes (I believe in love)
Mummy pleases (I believe in love)
Daddy breezes in (I believe in love)

I know nothing stays the same (I believe in love)
But if you're willing to play the game (I believe in love)
It will be coming around again (I believe in love)

I do believe
I do believe (I believe in love)
I believe in love (I believe in love)
I believe in love (I believe in love)

Coming around again
Coming around again
Nothing stays the same (I believe in love)
But if you're willing to play the game (I believe in love)
It will be coming around again (I believe in love)

Oh, I believe in love (I believe in love)
Oh, I believe in love (I believe in love)
And it's coming around again (I believe in love)


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    My Interpretation

    A mother's love and guilt, for herself and her child. She's hanging on in there for the sake of her family while losing herself, trying to be the wife, career woman and mother. It will all be ok because any other option just won't be. And who is she in love with? "I'm so in love with you"... her child!! Heartbreaking, life affirming song. Everything comes at a price, what's yours?

    OpheliaPnon October 28, 2012   Link
  • +2
    General Comment

    A very emotional song....... rocky relationship / separation / children with a broken home ...

    Sunnyhillon June 10, 2012   Link
  • +1
    My Interpretation

    The unavoidable way a relationship changes in falling in love, getting married, having kids etc...

    maxraelon August 21, 2012   Link
  • +1
    Song Meaning

    It starts out happy, hopeful, sweet... Children come, you feel blessed, blissful, and the change feels good... But as time passes, other things change, he's home less and less... Not sure why it's different now... Then you learn why, and it breaks your heart.

    You return home, but not happy, not sweet, only hopeful... But it's not the same... And soon you realize it will never be the same, what it once was... And your heart breaks a little more...

    So in love, so in love, but you have to leave to save yourself... And try to retain the hope... That love will be there for you again, somewhere, some day...

    girlwholovesmusicon January 19, 2019   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    <3 copeland's cover is good, too

    wokeupinacaron January 27, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    I love Ash version a lot!!!

    bear_hug20on April 29, 2010   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    Beautiful song, very emotional, Jane McDonald's version is so much more beautiful!!

    coconuticeteabagson October 31, 2013   Link
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    General Comment

    Absolutely flawless stage presence from the whole band, especially Papa. He's like an evil Freddie Mercury. pacman-30thanniversary.com

    chalkribandon January 09, 2023   Link

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