• There's a weakness in the window, place my footprints in a dark room.
    There's lonely voices like a scarecrow in the hallway like a lost ghost.
    In the bedroom I see a shadow from the moon with light from a candle.
    On a bed frame lies a girl, her reflection in the mirror.

    Yadada dadada dadada dadala dada
    I like your eyes wide.
    Yadada dadada dadada dadala dada
    I'm knocking at your backdoor.
    Yadada dadada dadada dadala dada
    It hurts like a knife fight.
    Yadada dadada dadada dadala dada
    Be careful what you ask for.

    I do this from time to time where I can never wake from a bad dream.
    I do this from time to time where I can never say the things I mean.
    I do this from time to time where I like to watch you as you sleep.
    I do this from time to time where I like to think of you and me.

    It's a dark night on the west coast, then a soft breeze as the sun rose.
    Then the phone rang like a gunshot, like a siren on the beach rock.
    There's a message at the river, a certain package here to deliver.
    When the day breaks, after nightfall, I will be there you know I will.

    Yadada dadada dadada dadala dada
    I like your eyes wide.
    Yadada dadada dadada dadala dada
    I'm knocking at your backdoor.
    Yadada dadada dadada dadala dada
    Nervous like a knife fight.
    Yadada dadada dadada dadala dada
    Be careful what you ask for.

    I do this from time to time where I can never wake from a bad dream.
    I do this from time to time where I can never say the things I mean.
    I do this from time to time where I like to watch you as you sleep.
    I do this from time to time where I like to think of you and me.

    I'm feeling the shape and the sound of my heartbeat, can't let go.
    Do you know, I'm feeling the pain of my first love, I gotta go, can't let go.

    I do this from time to time where I can never wake from a bad dream.
    I do this from time to time where I can never say the things I mean.
    I do this from time to time where I like to watch you as you sleep.
    I do this from time to time where I like to think of you and me.
    (Time to time) Writer/s: THOMAS DELONGE
    Publisher: Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Universal Music Publishing Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 2

  • Tj from Woodbridge, Vaor that could have lead to voyuer from blink! :P lol
  • Bryan from Eagle, Idjust saw this song in concert and tom explained that he was spending the night at a friends house in sixth grade and snuck out onto the roof and was looking through a window and he saw the boy's sister undressing and dancing around. first girl tom ever saw undress so he decided to write a song about it and related it to the old greek myth
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