Never Tear Us Apart
INXS Lyrics


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Don't ask me
What you know is true
Don't have to tell you
I love your precious heart

I
I was standing
You were there
Two worlds collided
And they could never tear us apart

We could live
For a thousand years
But if I hurt you
I'd make wine from your tears
I told you
That we could fly
'Cause we all have wings
But some of us don't know why

I was standing
You were there
Two worlds collided
And they could never ever tear us apart

I (don't ask me)
I was standing (you know it's true)
Mm, you were there (worlds collided)
Two worlds collided (we're shining through)
And they could never tear us apart
You (don't ask me)
You were standing (you know it's true)
I was there (worlds collided)
Two worlds collided (we're shining through)
And they could never tear us apart

I
I was standing




You were there
Two worlds collided

Overall Meaning

The opening lines of the song "Never Tear Us Apart" by INXS is full of the promise of love, affection and commitment. The lyrics, "Don't ask me what you know is true; Don't have to tell you, I love your precious heart," suggest that the singer is in a close relationship with the person to whom the song is dedicated. The singer is certain that the person knows how much they mean to them and assures them that their love is unconditional. The song moves on to the chorus where the two worlds of the singer and the person have collided and they have come together to form a bond that can never be torn apart by any force. The lines, "I was standing; You were there; Two worlds collided; And they could never tear us apart," underscore the idea of two individuals with their own distinct worlds coming together and becoming one.


Line by Line Meaning

Don't ask me
I don't want to explain something that you already know is true.


What you know is true
You already know how I feel, don't ask me to tell you again.


Don't have to tell you
I don't need to tell you that I love you, you already know.


I love your precious heart
I cherish your heart and love you deeply.


I was standing
I was alone without you.


You were there
You came into my life and everything changed.


Two worlds collided
Our lives and paths were different, but they crossed and merged.


And they could never tear us apart
No matter what obstacles or challenges we face, our love will always remain strong.


We could live
We have the potential to be together for a long time.


For a thousand years
Our love is strong enough to last a lifetime.


But if I hurt you
If I ever caused you pain or harm.


I'd make wine from your tears
I would do anything to make things right and ease your pain.


I told you
I promised you.


That we could fly
That we can overcome anything together and achieve our dreams.


'Cause we all have wings
We all have potential and the ability to soar.


But some of us don't know why
Some of us need someone to guide or inspire us to reach our full potential.


Mm, you were there (worlds collided)
You came into my life and brought a new perspective and way of living.


we're shining through
As a couple, we light up the world with our love and strength.




Lyrics ยฉ Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
Written by: Andrew Charles Farriss, Michael Kelland Hutchence

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Most interesting comments from YouTube:

@drx1xym154

@@nacofichetti314 - I agree!

also, They will NEVER tear us/INXS apart!

Michael flew away.
We will all learn, some day, even if none of us knows why!

big log - dialogue - the log of the journey - be it on land, roads, sea, air or beyond.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FxSsol3Zd7k
My love is in league with the freeway... My love is the miles and the waiting.
-- the principle of moments, is what we have.



@nicobocco3399

The Lyric

Don't ask me
What you know is true
Don't have to tell you
I love your precious heart

I, I was standing
You were there
Two worlds collided
And they could never tear us apart

We could live
For a thousand years
But if I hurt you
I'd make wine from your tears

I told you
That we could fly
'Cause we all have wings
But some of us don't know why

I, I was standing
You were there
Two worlds collided
And they could never ever tear us apart



All comments from YouTube:

@DrBeauHightower

I still remember when he died ๐Ÿ˜ข I was 14 and a huge inxs fan

@stephanied6711

Me too

@claudiamatias5210

is in paradise with jesus,,,,,โคโคโคโค

@lucillevee

Weโ€™re the same age! Heโ€™s a legend!

@claudiamatias5210

@@lucillevee ele era incrรญvel!

@rika5219

I had just turned 15 the week before and gave myself their last album as a b-day present... ๐Ÿ˜ข

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@brian_keith

I was 17 when Michael passed. it was a couple of days before Thanksgiving here in the states. i was devastated. isn't it weird how you can feel compassion and sadness for someone you never met? Rest easy Michael.

@bluemoon-20

I remember that day, it was a day after my birthday. Was stunned by his death and also the way he died.

@glennerrington5974

one of the most influential artists in history I still hurt from his passing

@heathercianflone5350

One of the most underrated songs of Gen X. Powerful.

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