Just Give Me a Reason

Poetry Analysis

Pink

"Just Give Me a Reason" was written and recorded by American songwriter and recording artist, Pink featuring fun's lead singer Nate Ruess. The song became an international success and topped the charts in over 20 countries worldwide. "Just Give Me a Reason" has sold over than 4 million digital downloads in the United States alone and won the Billboard Mid-Year Award for Favorite Hot 100 No. Single.

Literal or Figurative?

The song is meant to be taken literally. It is about how she doesn't feel he is being honest with her and that she wants him to confirm that they are fine.

Meaning of Song Revealed by Literal Text:

Now you've been talking in your sleep, oh, oh

Things you never say to me, oh, oh

Just tell me that you've had enough

Of our love, our love