Oh, oh, oh
Oh, oh, oh
If the sky's gonna fall down let it fall on me
If you're gonna break down you can break on me
If the sky's gonna fall down let it fall on me
Oh Lord, let it fall on me
Moses by Coldplay

If anything bad should befall this couple, Martin prays that all of it will be sent his way and thus spare Gwyneth from any pain or tribulations

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Link it to the world
Link it to yourself
Stretch it like a birth squeeze
New Born by Muse

Technology is used to connect people all around the world, and has become heavily integrated into our personal lives — we have smartphones, tablets/e-readers, to say nothing of our laptops and desktop computers. The Internet makes communication instantaneous and practically non-stop. New innovations like Google Glass and its famous self-driving cars promise to push those links even further. But in doing so, Matt argues, we stretch our humanity in painful ways.

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I'll be waiting no matter what you say
And I'll keep waiting for days and days and days
Moses by Coldplay

Martin says that he will always love Gwyneth and wait for her, no matter what is said or what happens between them

It’s actually kind of a sweet sentiment…as long as you don’t get stalkerish, Martin

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Come on now, don't you want to know
That you're a refuge, somewhere I can go
Moses by Coldplay

Martin sees Gwyneth as someone he can confide in — a safe harbor for when times are tough

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Come on now, don't you want to see
This thing that's happening to me
Like Moses has power over sea
So you've got a power over me
Moses by Coldplay

Martin compares the power of Gwyneth’s love for him to that of Moses being able to part the Red Sea during the biblical Exodus

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But life is for living
We all know
And I don't wanna live it alone
Life Is for Living by Coldplay

A summation of the previous three lines: Martin knows he’s made mistakes, and he knows he doesn’t deserve a second chance — but he wants to live life to the fullest, and he can’t do it if this girl isn’t by his side every step of the way

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Stood on the edge, tied to a noose
She came along and she cut me loose
Amsterdam by Coldplay

Fortunately for the speaker, he met a girl who was able to help him work through his emotional struggles, freeing him from their oppressive noose and enabling him to get on with his life

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You can say what you mean
But it won’t change a thing
I’m sick of the secrets
Amsterdam by Coldplay

The speaker feels that even if he confesses his true feelings to the world, it won’t change a thing about his situation

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Stood on a bridge, tied to the noose
Sick to the stomach
Amsterdam by Coldplay

“Noose” is probably a reference to the emotional “ball-and-chain” mentioned in the previous line and not an actual noose. Nevertheless, it sounds like the speaker has reached the end of his rope and is now standing on a bridge (metaphorical or literal) deciding whether to take one last plunge

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Stuck on the end of this ball and chain
And I’m on my way back down again
Amsterdam by Coldplay

The speaker’s struggles weight him down like a ball-and-chain: all his efforts to swim back out of his emotional pit fail

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