Emergency

Album: All We Know Is Falling (2005)
  • I think we have an emergency
    I think we have an emergency
    If you thought I'd leave, then you were wrong
    Because I won't stop holding on

    So, are you listening?
    So, are you watching me?
    If you thought I'd breathe, then you were wrong
    Because I won't stop holding on

    This is an emergency, so, are you listening?
    And I can't pretend that I don't see this
    It's really not your fault
    And no one cares to talk about it, to talk about it

    Cause I've seen love die way too many times
    When it deserved to be alive (It deserved to be alive...)
    I've seen you cry way too many times
    When you deserved to be alive, alive...

    So, you give up every chance you get
    Just to feel new again
    I think we have an emergency
    I think we have an emergency

    And you do your best to show me love
    But you don't know what love is
    So, are you listening?
    So, are you watching me?

    Well I can't pretend that I don't see this
    It's really not your fault
    And no one cares to talk about it
    To talk about it

    Cause I've seen love die way too many times
    When it deserved to be alive (It deserved to be alive)
    And I've seen you cry way too many times
    When you deserved to be alive, alive

    The scars, they will not fade away

    No one cares to talk about it
    To talk about it

    Cause I've seen love die way too many times
    When it deserved to be alive (It deserved to be alive)
    And I've seen you cry way too many times
    When you deserved to be alive, alive
    Alive Writer/s: Anna Spencer, KATHRYN WILLIAMS
    Publisher: Royalty Network
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 6

  • Annie from Target, Njwell i thought it was about committing suicide because your heart broken! cause its like "you deservED to be alive" like past tense, so yeah
  • Punkgal from Leeds, United Kingdomsometimes love needs to die... i mean at least Hayley isnt doing anything drastic over it. if writing songs makes her happy and outlets her emotions and anger then good for her... we all need to let go sometimes. by one way or another. her music is her way of coping
  • Nikki from Mishawalka, Ini like crushcrushcrush the best, IN MY OPINON !!!!
  • Hope from Naperville, IlMy favorite song by them! Listen to the crab mix.
  • Theresa from Murfreesboro, TnMy fave song on All We Know is Falling. I really feel her anguish.
  • Cadence from Smyrna, TnI've heard poor Hayley talking about going through her parents fighting then divorcing. When I hear this song that's what I think it's about. Her watching her parents love die as a kid. She said she stood in between them as her and her mum went to leave and screaming shut up! I know what that's like.
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