I want to forget
But I don't
You want me to forget
But I won't

The past is the only thing I know
I wanted to let go
But I don't

behave. - To Forget lyrics meaning

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behave.'s official lyric explanation


To Forget involves the reluctance to let go of a lover. The speaker is stubborn and tormented by the past. Obviously, the past can't be all someone knows but the speaker is obsessed with retelling it. The song focuses on how not moving on illustrates weakness because clinging to the past will set you back from new opportunities and fresh insights. That being said, the speaker chooses to indulge in heartbreak.

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