All the songs I have sung you
More often than you know
Cos you're the love that I've clung to
More often than I've let it show
And then I wish you would leave me
And then I wish you would go
And then I wish you didn't need me
And I wish I don't love you so

Cos I just can't go on
So please don't do me wrong
No I won't do you harm
My love for you goes on and on

There's no one else I want beside here
Give me your coldest shoulder to cry upon
You're never anywhere I find you
You're never anything I rely upon
And then I wish you would leave me
And then I wish you would go
And then I wish you didn't need me
And then I wish I didn't know

But I just can't go on
So please don't do me wrong
No I won't do you harm
My love for you goes on and on
No I just can't go on
So please don't do me wrong
No I won't do you harm
My love goes on and on...


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    My InterpretationSong describes a relationship where singer loves the girl, although the relationship is not good for him for whatever reason (who knows - she lies? cheats? is a junkie? etc.)... Yet the singer is too in love to let her go despite any of the reasons he should.. he knows it would be best, but doesn't have the strength to do it himself, hence the 'wish you would leave me.' Great tune.
    Jecaustaon September 10, 2012   Link

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