Run, running all the time
Running to the future
With you right by my side

Me, I'm the one you chose
Out of all the people
You wanted me the most

And I'm so sorry that I've fallen
Help me up, let's keep on running
Don't let me fall out of love

Running running as fast as we can
Do you think we'll make it
(Do you think we'll make it)
We're running, keep holding my hand
So we don't get separated

Be, be the one I need
Be the one I trust most
Don't stop inspiring me

Sometimes it's hard to keep on running
We work so hard to keep it going
Don't make me want to give up

Running running as fast as we can
Do you think we'll make it
(Do you think we'll make it)
We're running, keep holding my hand
So we don't get separated

Running running as fast as we can
Do you think we'll make it
(Do you think we'll make it)
We're running, keep holding my hand
So we don't get separated

Running running as fast as we can
Do you think we'll make it
(Do you think we'll make it)
We're running, keep holding my hand
So we don't get separated

Running running as fast as we can
Do you think we'll make it
(Do you think we'll make it)
We're running, keep holding my hand
So we don't get separated


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Running Lyrics as written by Tony Kanal Gwen Stefani

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    This song has a very deep eeaning to me, because one of my boyfriends and I, this was our song. I loved him so much, but then he killed himself. I can barely listen to this song anymore, but I still smile, remembering all the good times we had.

    I think this song is about not giving up on your love, to keep running.

    LostxHopeon March 19, 2006   Link
  • +2
    General Comment

    this part always makes me smile: "out of all the people you wanted me the most" :) it perfectly depicts the way you feel when you think you're the luckiest person in the world to be with the one you're with.

    jasssson May 02, 2008   Link
  • 0
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    i love this song!!!

    SuperCutie_833on March 11, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    Sniff, sniff Aw. This is so cute I think I'm gonna throw up. I'm not usually into songs like this, but this is great! :D

    SomeGirl_Jadziaon August 28, 2002   Link
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    :~) i love this video how it shows all their past..it's pretty rad..just goes to show how meaningful it is to look back on life plus the songs great. gwen stefani is a really inspriring person..she just doesnt care and she's so talented..

    FallenAngel6on March 21, 2003   Link
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    I love the "video game-esque" backbeat...it's oh-so-delicious...then the actual song itself is quite cool, with a nice mix of techno/rock/ballad. The best part of this song is really that it brings me back to Rock Steady, which I thought was a good album but all the songs were repetitive (e.g. Hella Good, Hey Baby, Rock Steady)...I just got tired of those songs because they never really developed into full songs, just one long chorus. Honestly...go look at the lyrics and witness the repetitiveness...this song has some depth, and I love it, I love Gwen's sad/sentimental songs. Any suggestions on others like this?

    Chacheeon March 22, 2003   Link
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    awww. this song is so sad. I haven't been into No Doubt too much lately, but when I saw this video this morning, I couldn't help but cry. I'm in a similar situation right now...kinda hits home. :-/

    cars_and_calorieson March 27, 2003   Link
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    awww. this song is so sad. I haven't been into No Doubt too much lately, but when I saw this video this morning, I couldn't help but cry. I'm in a sort of similar situation right now...hits home. :-/

    cars_and_calorieson March 27, 2003   Link
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    i agree...the more i hear this song i realize how sad it is...its just so sweet..i think everyone should have someone by their side whether it be a boyfriend-girlfriend..best bud or band. just someone to inspire you and be there... :)

    FallenAngel6on March 29, 2003   Link
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    you can say that again, oh wait you did... ps.. its awesome how much no doubt has been through, this song is amazing

    i have dreams2on March 31, 2003   Link

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