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What goes around comes back around (hey my baby)
What goes around comes back around (hey my baby)
What goes around comes back around (hey my baby)
What goes around comes back around (hey my baby)

There was a time I thought, that you did everything right
No lies, no wrong. Boy I, must've been outta my mind
So when I think of the time that I almost loved you
You showed your ass and I, I saw the real you
Thank God you blew it, I thank God I dodged a bullet
I'm so over you so baby good lookin' out

[Chorus]
I wanted you bad I'm so through with that
'Cause honestly you turned out to be the (best thing I never had)
You turned out to be the (best thing I never had)
And I'm gon' always be the (best thing you never had)
Oh yeah, I bet it sucks to be you right now

So sad, you're hurt, boo hoo, oh, did you expect me to care?
You don't deserve my tears I guess that's why they ain't there
When I think that there was a time that I almost loved you
You showed your ass and baby yes I saw the real you
Thank God you blew it thank God I dodged a bullet
I'm so over you baby good lookin' out

[Chorus]
I wanted you bad I'm so through with that
'Cause honestly you turned out to be the (best thing I never had)
I said, you turned out to be the (best thing I never had)
Hmm and I'll never be the (best thing you never had)
Ooh baby I bet it sucks to be you right now

I know you want me back
It's time to face the facts
That I'm the one that's got away
Lord knows that it would take another place, another time, another world, another life
Thank God I found the good in goodbye

[Chorus]
I used to want you so bad I'm so through with that
Cause honestly you turned out to be the (best thing I never had)
You turned out to be the (best thing I never had)
And I will always be the (best thing you never had)
Ooh, best thing you never had
I used to want you so bad I'm so through with that
'Cause honestly you turned out to be the (best thing I never had)
Oh you turned out to be the (best thing I never had)
Ooh I will never be the (best thing you never had)
Oh baby, I bet it sucks to be you right now
(What goes around, comes back around What goes around, comes back around )
Bet it sucks to be you right now
(What goes around, comes back around)
I bet it sucks to be you right now
(What goes around, comes back around)
I bet it sucks to be you right now!



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    UnregisteredApr 8, 2012 at 6:10 pm
    To me, dis song means a whole lot of things. I think its an encouragment to everyone who has suffered or has been cheated in his/her relationship, u can break free nd stop sulking or regretting ur mistake of a relationship cos there's so much love waiting out there for a beautiful gem as rare as u
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    UnregisteredFeb 10, 2012 at 3:30 am
    "best thing i never had" is for everyone who has ever been in a relationship and felt like they were in love with someone who didn't really love them. The person you were in love with never really gave their heart to you and when you finally e over them your realize the karma is definitely going to work against them.
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    UnregisteredJan 30, 2012 at 11:28 pm
    My meaning is that, people break your heart. They hurt you. But that your beautiful(or handsome) enough to be #1. If your not, there not worth your time. People will judge and hurt you on a daily basis. But you need to get back up and tell yourslef "i can do better, and i deserve more. "

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