Tear You Apart

Album: She Wants Revenge (2006)
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  • Got a big plan, this mindset maybe it's right
    At the right place and right time, maybe tonight
    And the whisper or handshake sending a sign
    Wanna make out and kiss hard, wait never mind

    Late night, and passing, mention it flipped her
    Best friend, its no thing maybe it slipped
    But the slip turns to terror and a crush to light
    When she walked in, he froze up, believe it's the fright

    It's cute in a way, till you cannot speak
    And you leave to have a cigarette, your knees get weak
    An escape is just a nod and a casual wave
    Obsessed about it, heavy for the next two days

    It's only just a crush, it'll go away
    It's just like all the others it'll go away
    Or maybe this is danger and he just don't know
    You pray it all away but it continues to grow

    I want to hold you close
    Skin pressed against me tight
    Lie still, close your eyes girl
    So lovely, it feels so right

    I want to hold you close
    Soft breasts, beating heart
    As I whisper in your ear
    I want to fucking tear you apart

    Then he walked up and told her, thinking that he'd passed
    And they talked and looked away a lot, doing the dance
    Her hand brushed up against his, she left it there
    Told him how she felt and then they locked in a stare

    They took a step back, thought about it, what should they do
    'Cause there's always repercussions when you're dating in school
    But their lips met, and reservations started to pass
    Whether this was just an evening or a thing that would last

    Either way he wanted her and this was bad
    Wanted to do things to her it was making him crazy
    Now a little crush turned into a like
    And now he wants to grab her by the hair and tell her

    I want to hold you close
    Skin pressed against me tight
    Lie still, and close your eyes girl
    So lovely, it feels so right

    I want to hold you close
    Soft breasts, beating heart
    As I whisper in your ear
    I want to fucking tear you apart

    I want to hold you close
    Skin pressed against me tight
    Lie still, and close your eyes girl
    So lovely, it feels so right

    I want to hold you close
    Soft breasts, beating heart
    As I whisper in your ear
    I want to fucking tear you apart

    I want to hold you close
    Skin pressed against me tight
    Lie still, and close your eyes girl
    So lovely, it feels so right

    I want to hold you close
    Soft breasts, beating heart
    As I whisper in your ear
    I want to fucking tear you apart Writer/s: ADAM BRAVIN, JUSTIN WARFIELD
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
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Comments: 20

  • RatfromI dunno but when I listened this song I was thinking it's about wrong love. like a adult guy in love with a young girl. then they started meeting, and he has all that dirty things he want to do but he can't do it because something (maybe morals) stops him. and instead he whispers "I want to fcking tear you apart" to her, meaning like "really girl a wanna do with u so many wrong dirty disgusting things and u should scared of me".
    it's very creepy song for me btw
  • Strooms from Your Mom’s Housewhen i saw the video she mentions “my dad wanted a boy but he got me” and later on the guy says “what are you?” this gives me the impression that she’s actually transgender and the “i want to rip you apart” could be literal or meaning that the group he brings wants to rip her clothes off to see what she really is.
  • The Sickness The Cure from UkWho is the actress that portrays Lydia in the video?
  • A Human from HellI think, and have thought since the first time I heard this song that it's about a boy who feels so much affection for this girl so much that the urge for violence seeps in (Similiar to how when you see an animal so cute that you just want to squeeze it.) some people get the sudden urge to bite their partner sometimes, sorry if my wording is weird I struggle to use words to explain my thoughts
  • Immy from N / AI think the “f--king year you apart” may be an unhealthy psychopathic type sick line, psychopaths usually develops fantasies and crushes and imagine doing violent things so it could be literal
  • Sky from N/aIdk how no one sees this as a song about sexual assault. Creeps me out
  • Karina He just wants some freaky sex he likes her a lot and has the hots for her , nothing weird about kinky sex!!!
  • Cheese from Milwaukee Maybe it's Necrophilic? Pretty cool
  • Alyssa from UkTo me this song shows that this boy/guy has a very dark imaginative mind and a deep crush on this girl that he has developed from just seeing her, the lyrics "An escape is just a nod and a casual wave
    Obsessed about it, heavy for the next two days" shows that this crush is an obsession and everything that happens, he holds onto, he has developed this obsession so much that he craves to do things to her and has a violent passion for her, later through the song after she tells him how she feels, it shows that he doesn't mind weather it lasts or if it is a one night thing as it would satisfy his passion for the girl, true love in my opinion.
  • The Crypt from Ncfor some reason this makes me think about femicides, you ever heard those cases where the bou falls crazy in love with the girl, because she rejects him, it drives him crazy to the point he kidnaps her or rapes her and ends up ”ripping” her apart.
  • Mrs. Monster from Toronto CanadaAwsome song! I agree with Tea Leaf about the penis. Honestly it is what the listener wants it to be.
  • Galbratorix from MdShe was a vampire, the boy found something on her (maybe teeth). The strange men that save her are elder vampires that are taking her to learn to control it. She quite literally could have f@#cking torn the boys apart.
  • Tealeaf from Sydney, AustraliaHERE'S MY TAKE:

    This is about a boy who falls for a girl. They get close and he reaches down and finds that she has a penis. He takes off, gathers his mates off they go looking for her - to F##KING TEAR YOU(her) APART.
  • Casey from Glendale, AzThe "tear you apart" could also be another way of saying "popping her cherry".
  • Sharon from Fallon, NvTo me the lyrics "I want to f***ing tear you apart" seems to be an expression of the sometimes excruciatingly strong emotions we have when we are young. You want someone so bad you ache and feel almost a violent passion for them.
  • Ian from Ragama, Sri Lanka (ceylon)It's like expressing love in a very true way... Awesome...
  • Marissa from Alhambra, Cawhen i first heard it, it had a creepy feel to it. his voice and the music and the words. creepy. (: scary.
  • Kain from Nod, Inmy version is very vampiric, you really do not want to know
  • Eliza Desu from Sydney, Australiamy perception of the song was that it was a student/teacher relationship.. makes it kinkier :D lol.
  • Shelby from Idiotville , KyEXCELLENT and creepy song- maybe a little too violent for my taste though. The video almost makes you think about...Nazis or something.
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