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Ben Folds: You Don't Know Me Meaning

Song Released: 2008

You Don't Know Me Lyrics

I wanna ask you
Do you ever sit and wonder,
It's so strange
That we could be together for
So long, and never know, never care
What goes on in the other one's head?

Things I've felt but I've never said
You said things that I never...

  1. anonymous
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    Dec 29th 2013 report

    The only part that I don't seem to be able to come up with a conclusion for is the line where he uses the word 'existential', which is a phylosophy based on experience. So is he saying that they were damned to realization based on their experience once they saw the "couple in the coma"? I'm unsure

  2. anonymous
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    Jul 19th 2011 report

    i believe it's about being in a relationship
    weather it be with friends,spouse,or parent
    the person your with who you have been with for a long period of time know nothing about you,

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