Again I would just keep what she told me to myself. Everybody who knows this song, and who can really hear it, gains a feeling of nostalgia from listening to it. I have an ex with a similar relationship. The Goo Goo dolls were very much influenced by the Replacements. Not telling someone your name, means you wont reveal who they are and that you 'll listen to their pain, that they can go on masking as much as they want.
Like most songs Rzeznik has composed, there is a surreal feeling, as though a name was truly being withheld with purpose and good reason. He's trying to move forward, to take a stand, to gain notoriety, to make an impact on the world. This part to me says he's begging to have them back and he won't mention the shame he himself felt when he lost them or the shame they might feel for having left. And I would never tell a soul. And even though the moment passed me by I still can't turn away 'Cause all the dreams you never thought you'd lose Got tossed along the way And letters that you never meant to send Get lost or thrown away And now we're grown up orphans That never knew their names We don't belong to no one That's a shame If you could hide beside me Maybe for a while And I won't tell no one your name And I won't tell 'em your name And scars are souvenirs you never lose The past is never far Did you lose yourself somewhere out there Did you get to be a star And don't it make you sad to know that life Is more than who we are We grew up way too fast And now there's nothing to believe And reruns all become our history A tired song keeps playing on a tired radio And I won't tell no one your name And I won't tell 'em your name I won't tell 'em your name Mmm, mmm, mmm I won't tell 'em your name, ow I think about you all the time But I don't need the same It's lonely where you are, come back down And I won't tell 'em your name My InterpretationI think what makes this song great is that so many people can relate to it. The milieu of the song is light, heart wrenching, depressing, and tragic. In addition, if I have checked the box above, I agree to receive such updates and messages about similar artists, products and offers.
I'm not sure, but I think there may be some connection there. I will say the M-One line up was Simple Plan 2nd band on stage as they were an unknown band , Default, Lifehouse, Nickelback, Tea Party, Midnight Oil, Billy Idol, Garbage, Goo Goo Dolls. We all need someone there, to help us along the way. Even though the moment passed me by I still can't turn away - I thought that this just meant that even though it's in the past it can't be let go. Not only current strains perhaps but also things from their past like hopes and defining moments both good and bad. It means anything to everyone.
I told her that I still loved her. My now ex-wife could never get past the abuses she experienced as a young girl from a broken home. I promise that it's not always going to bring back memories, that's probably just me, but if you've never listened to it, it's a fantastic song. After her first marriage she tried it again. A great artist will leave so much up to your imagination and to his own. Fans are aware of lead singer Johnny Rzeznik's life story of parents taken too soon. Letters that you never meant to send, Lost and thrown away.
While I think several people have the right idea and I think there are several this one hits home with me right now. We don't belong to no one, that's a shame. It puts them on the map. Maybe too personal for this forum, but why aren't you with her? Same with me, my parents died when I was a kid. It has only lasted a few years, and there haven't been any marriages or children for each of us. And I thought it was a very sweet song. Most the time they don't start with an idea of what the song is supposed to be about.
They dont like to show their hurt side. In a subsequent chapter, Rzeznik confirms the inspiration behind the song. Glad the haunting, yet upbeat melody and lyrics of this song have been resolved in my mind. But she means a ton to me, a true friend. But I don't believe a friends is looking back on the event. You all know what I'm talking about.
I definintly agree to some extent about what you believe Name means. We all deal with problems. I understand that I can opt-out from messages at any time by emailing. We would tell each other everything and help each other out. He will keep his priorities straight and protect those he loves.
If it's lonely where you are come back down, and I won't tell no one your name. Long Way DownThe Goo Goo Dolls Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. He can't get on with life. It's easy to dwell on these scars as they are never far away, usually only a memory away. And don't it make you sad to know that life Is more than who we are We grew up way too fast And now there's nothing to believe And reruns all become our history A tired song keeps playing on a tired radio And I won't tell no one your name And I won't tell 'em your name I won't tell em' your name Oooh, oooh, oooh I won't tell em' your name Ow! Did you lose yourself somewhere out there? The lyrics to this song humble me and the music fits it perfectly. It hurt me a lot. He'll never reveal their names.
Have a sister who is 18. You could hide beside me, maybe for a while. I was front row all day and was just awesome. And I won't tell no one your name, no I won't tell 'em your name. Verse I think about you all the time but I don't need the same.
You could hide beside me maybe for a while, And I won't tell no one your name. Overall, I just think it's about the events in ones life leading them to the point they are at now and reflecting on that past and perhaps longing to find some closure with a person or event. You should rewrite the ending. I love it and the lyrics just really hit me very very hard in the heart! And them to count on us. What hurts the most is that I know she fits right into that setting because she is beautiful, and knowing that any guy would love to be with her. He makes multiple references, to many ideas, and to many people in one song, as I said.