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People say we shouldn’t be together
We're too young to know about forever
But I say they don’t know what they talk talk talkin’ about

Cause this love is only getting stronger
So I don’t wanna wait any longer
I just wanna tell the world...


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    Jul 4th, 2014 7:55pm report

    First, to the people saying that it is about a girl and guy...take out the gender please. Then decipher the meaning. Do you honestly think Management or the boys would release a song that outs themselves when everyone is trying so hard to convince the world they are not in a relationship and they are not gay? This is about the situation not the gender. THE SITUATION IS THE IMPORTANT THING. Gender does not matter. Now look deep at the meaning. The situation is larry's situation. Completely larry. Louis and Harry are communicating their feelings through a lot of their songs whether you believe it or not. And Harry and Louis just so happen to write this song.
    Larry Stylinson forever


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    Dec 17th, 2012 12:09am report

    im not even a larry shipper but my first reaction was larry sorry bye


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    Dec 22nd, 2012 12:13pm report

    Its a song just like most young lovers feel. The guy and girl are deeply in love, and everyone else says they are fools. But the guy doesn't care, and he's telling the girl how he doesn't care about what they say about them and how they shouldn't be together and that they are too young to know about love. When he see's it as they wouldn't understand it. Even if they told the people what about how they are, it wouldn't matter because they wouldn't get it. And in the end it doesn't matter because they don't matter. Just the guy and girl matter. <33


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    Aug 2nd, 8:55am report

    I think it’s about Larry because firstly, Louis And Harry wrote it. Secondly, they are basically saying that they can’t put their relationship out to the public because people are stopping them (for example, their management). Louis was 19, almost 20 and Harry was 18, which is still quite young. In my opinion I think they’re implying that they don’t care what age they are, they are still in love but the reason people are holding them back is because it could go wrong because they are so young.


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    Oct 10th, 2018 10:06pm report

    It’s about a girl and a guy who really
    Love each other a lot but the People don’t know how much they love each other forever but when
    Niall says “ they don’t know what we do best it’s between me and you
    Our little secret” anyways it’s not about Larry it’s about a boy and a girl who loves each other but the
    People say that they are too young
    To know about each other
    So just listen to the song and really it’s about Niall and a Girl who loves
    Each other more than anything
    But in the end they kept it a secret
    Forever but if the people only
    Knew they would just be jealous of
    Love Rachel Tullis
    You can follow me on Instagram or Facebook


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    Jul 20th, 2018 7:07pm report

    I think this song is about a relationship. Keeping relationships isn't a very easy thing. It may has ups and downs. People can only see it from outside and there's few things they have to judge it. People don't know exactly about the couple. They look two of them only in outside. Specially the boy has been waiting all his life to find a love that feels this right. And he say if people only knew how much they love to each other people would be jealous of them. So This shows how much their love is strong!


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    Jun 26th, 2017 6:07pm report

    I think that this song is about two lovers that get judged a lot for being together. Almost everyone thinks that they are to young to be together. People keep saying that the aren't meant to be but the thing that they all do not see is that the love each other so much and would do anything to stay together despite what everyone else thinks.


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    Apr 30th, 2017 4:55am report

    I think its about larry. They write this LOVE song together. How could 2 boys which is 'straight' they said, write a love song together. And listen at 2: 45 or where (i am forget). After zayn sing 'But i beg you if they only knew', there's a voice said 'soon'. My opinion it was Harry's voice. Because his voice is a little rasp


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    Apr 23rd, 2017 4:25pm report

    this song talked about a couple who's deeply in love, but there's a lot of judgement on their relationship like people said that they shouldn't be together but they didn't care about that because they don't know what they've been through, they don't know anything about them though.people only can judge, they don't know the fact.


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    Aug 1st, 2016 8:03pm report

    It is whatever but it is about larry love and relationship.


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    Jul 9th, 2016 7:18pm report

    I think it is about two people (genders not specified) who want to be together but they always have to hide the fact that they are in a relationship and that if people only knew about them they would be jelouse of them


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    Jun 21st, 2016 6:32pm report

    it is about a boy and a girl which are too young. They love each other very much more, but the people don't want it, so they are jealous of them.


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    Jan 20th, 2016 1:53am report

    You can believe what you like but i believe it is about Larry and how it used to be. When nobody knew about Larry. There is truly nothing wrong with their love. In fact this song is about the love between two people. It's not anyone else's decision who they love. SO IF YOU DON'T HAVE ANYTHING NICE TO SAY ABOUT THEIR LOVE THEN SHUT UP AND LEAVE THEM ALONE!


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    Oct 17th, 2015 10:07pm report

    I think this song is about how a couple are in love but everyone else says that there relationship isn't meant to be, but they believe they can make it through.The way they act infront of everyone else is different from how they act when they are alone. "They don't know about the things we do they don't know about the I love you's" I think that means that people dont know how they really love each other and peole don't see that.


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    Sep 22nd, 2015 9:30pm report

    They can sing and bring out this song if they want to, the Management doesn't need to know that it's about Larry. I also believe that. The boys have also som say it what they wanna write, sing and bring out.


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    Apr 7th, 2015 4:25pm report

    A teacher student relationship, hence why nobody knows about them.

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    Dec 26th, 2014 12:44pm report

    Ok, if you think this song is about Larry, you're wrong. The song is about a boy and a girl who are deeply in love. The boy knows that they're meant to be. He thinks nobody else understands. The girl is starting to doubt their love because of what others say. She thinks they shouldn't be together. The boy believes they should. He thinks that if they were these two lovers, they would understand.

    If you think this song is about Larry, do you really think their management would let them release a song about them being gay? Common sense people.

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    Aug 22nd, 2014 8:53pm report

    OK so this song is about young love and people say that it is not true and is not allowed.
    OK recommendation this song should be in Frostbite * Vampire Academy 2 movie* at the part were the guy tells the girl that it is forbidden to love each other but he still loves her.

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