Thank You for Breaking My Heart Lyrics

Ben Folds Five


album: Track 10 in album The Sound of the Life of the Mind
release date: 2012-9-14
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genres: Rock Pop
styles: Alternative Rock/Power Pop/Indie Rock
length: 4:51
producer: Joe Pisapia and Ben Folds
drums: Darren Jessee
piano: Ben Folds
mixer: Joe Costa
recorded by: Joe Costa
bass: Robert Sledge
composer: Ben Folds
lyricist: Ben Folds

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Ben Folds Five The Sound of the Life of the Mind cover art
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Yeah I want a different answer
So I ask you once again
But the truth's in the silence this time I got it
It's over

Thank you for breaking my heart
Now I know that it's in there
I left it wide open
And asked you to stay
But you know better

Guess I thought it wouldn't happen
and I could care until it hurt
damn the ironic timing
the clouds and their linings
that open up and pour

And thank you for breaking my heart
Now I know that it's in there
What a fool to imagine
that you'd feel the same
but you know better

Rain has washed the leaves away
Skeletons and stars
I'm pulling the door to
And closing the blinds

So thank you for breaking my heart
Now I know what it feels like
and it hurts so badly
Tell me this will pass
Soon and I'll know better


Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Erase Me
  • 2 Michael Praytor, Five Years Later
  • 3 Sky High
  • 4 The Sound of the Life of the Mind
  • 5 On Being Frank
  • 6 Draw a Crowd
  • 7 Do It Anyway
  • 8 Hold That Thought
  • 9 Away When You Were Here
  • 10 Thank You for Breaking My Heart