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We went to the most expensive steakhouse in town. We treated ourselves over the years to that place. I are member thinking this is a good song, good lyrics. A lot of good memories with her but it wasn’t meant to be. We wanted different things
We broke up shortly after that.
We had a lot of problems in the last couple years, a pretty large disconnect, and broke up several times. I think she’s either borderline, BPD or covert narcissist but that’s beside the point.
She would tell me she would want to run away with me in the early days of our relationship, “anywhere with you” etc.
Now I think of her with this song.
I think of that when I hear “he used to meet me on the east side“
Sometimes I wonder if she really cared, or if she was just playing puppet master. It’s over now, and those days are history but I guess it doesn’t do any good to think about it too much.
Good song, good lyrics. Good times