Talk about taking a good thing too far
You take a good heart and play it too hard
An occupation when it isn`t a game
There's just compulsion running hot through your veins

But you like it like that
And you want it like that
Because you've told me before
But I'm not a fool

I've had enough of the pain,
You've taken none of the blame,
You ve got my headstone made
I think I loose again
It's no surprise,
The poison in your eyes,
Why don't I ever learn,
Why don't I ever realise

The confrontation's a tool that you use,
How much affection can you afford to loose
You're using cruelty like a personal invention,
These open arms, it's like increasing intention.

And I've tried to fight back
But you bring it right back,
And now there's nothing to face
Because you've been replaced.

I've had enough of the pain..


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    It's about an abusive relationship. At this point in the relationship, the abusee (I'll just refer to it as a woman) is still trying to figure out what's going on. So she tries to defend herself, and she doesn't understand why he is being so combative.

    the_music_nazion March 14, 2015   Link

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