“I don’t care if it’s the VMAs, I’m not jumping off of there… people gettin hurt… bitten by snakes and stuff… there we go”
You don’t get to choose if you get hurt in this world, but you do have a say in who hurts you. And I like my choices, I hope she likes hers.
Nina Dobrev at MTV Video Music Awards // August 24th, 2014.
Nina Dobrev, Julianne Hough and Jennifer Lopez at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards
I love the double meaning in these lyrics because not only is she saying “I’m gonna dance carelessly and spontaneously, even if I’m the only one dancing” but more importantly “I’m living life unplanned, in the present, and in my own way.”