Shawn Mendes: A Little Too Much Meaning
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A Little Too Much Lyrics
But being and feeling alone was too much to face,
Though everyone said that she was strong,
What they didn't know is that she could barely carry on,
Said that she knew she would be okay,
So she didn't let...
anonymous Oct 26th, 10:08pm report
The song is about a girl (or boy) who is battling depression and everyday is like a war inside their heads, like their drowning and help is too far to be reached. They feel alone and upset but can’t show it or express themselves to anyone. Why do I love this song? Coz I can relate
anonymous Aug 27th, 8:27pm report
Shawn is arguably talking about himself. But instead of putting it in the perspective of Shawn being the one who is hurt, he talks about a girl who is in a position she cannot handle. He's trying to reassure her, and himself that everything sometimes does get a little too much, but we have to realize that feeling is only temporary. Shawn had always said that this song really hit home for him, and that he held it very close to his heart. Whether or not we get a true explanation to the song, we can all agree this song is very meaningful in its own way.
anonymous Aug 12th, 8:27pm report
I think that Shawn is talking about girls that are trying so hard to be someone that they're not. I believe that he's trying to say that girls don't need to change who they are because they don't love themselves and want to be someone that is 'perfect'.
anonymous Jul 2nd, 7:05pm report
This song is about Shawn Mendes, when he was going through a stressing time. He revealed this on his illuminate world tour in Amsterdam 2017.
anonymous Jun 8th, 6:00am report
Its about a girl who is sad and depressed and only Shawn notices. He is telling her everything is going to be ok.
anonymous Dec 1st, 2016 12:44pm report
This song is about a girl and she's sad,she's feels alone and no one says every there for her.she has to hide her pain bc she doesn't want people to see her sad or know she is like that.shawns the only one who knows and he's trying to tell her that it's okay to be sad bc the feelings only temporary and everything sginnq get better soon
anonymous Nov 29th, 2016 11:19pm report
"She would always tell herself she could do this, she would use no help, it would be just fine, but when it got hard she would lose her focus, so take my hand and we'll be alright, and she knew that she would be okay, so she didn't let it get in her way. Sometimes it all gets a little too much, but you gotta realize that soon the fog will clear up nd you don't have to be afraid, because we're all the same" Shawn Mendes is saying to not let your depression get in the way, because we all know how it feels at some point in our lives. The feeling is only temporary, and you have to know that you have people who love you and that it's not over yet. Stay positive and strong.
anonymous Apr 2nd, 2016 4:00pm report
I think it just means like a girl is having a hard time getting through things and it is just really hard for her and he is just there to comfort and/or help her in any way he can
anonymous Apr 16th, 2015 4:12am report
I think this song talks about a girl that cuts herself. But only he knows that she is a cutter. She cuts herself because she feels alone. In School or wherever she is no one notice that she is in hurt because maybe she always smiles and seems so happy.
"Sometimes it all gets a Little too much" says, that even through she gets through a hard time she can make it and someday will be easier. He want to help her, but she doesn't want any help. When she's down she tells herself that she can get out of there and when she lose her Focus and don't now what do to do he is there for her.
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