You were livin’ uptown you were always feelin’ down you were out of luck
You were the shy and quiet kid no matter what you did you were out of touch
Then this girl came along when the weather got warm you were moving up
You remember the rush of that short lived love for so long…it was a

Summer Crush, crushed by the end of the summer
Summer Crush, crushed by the end of the summer

You’d always be together you were the best kiss ever, so you though
You believed what she said she got inside your head with her pretty heart
But you were just another fella talkin’ bout forever tryin to pick her up
I remember the rush of that short lived love for so long…it was a

Summer Crush, crushed by the end of the summer
Summer Crush, crushed by the end of the summer

Now you’re livin downtown and you don’t mess around with foolish thoughts
You’re a little bit older and your hearts grown colder from love gone wrong
That’s the game love plays when you’re figuring out ways to tame a heart

I remember the rush of that short lived love for so long
Those days were sweet but I’ve long since moved on..it was a

Summer Crush, crushed by the end of the summer
Summer Crush, crushed by the end of the summer
Summer Crush, crushed by the end of the summer
Summer Crush, crushed by the end of the summer