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Look, I know we've been friends for a while now
But I just feel I can confess to you
It's gonna be hard but
Alright, here it goes

Imagine that the pillow that you cried on was my chest
And the tissue that you wiped your face with was my hand
Girl, imagine if you needed advice about some other guy
I'm the one that comes to mind

Not tryna hear you tell nobody that I'm just a friend
Just tryin to make sure I'm that body that you call your man
And anytime you need a shoulder, it's yours night n day
But what I'm tryna say is

I wanna be,
The last number you call late at night
Said I wanna be the first one that you dial when you open your eyes
Wanna be the one you run to, wanna be one that ain't gonna hurt you
I wanna be, yeah
I wanna be, yeah

Be the man makin your girls jealous
I wanna be the guy shuttin down all the fellas
Whatever you need, girl, it's all on me
Your soldier, your friend or your lover, girl, I wanna be

Would it be cool, would you mind if I called you my boo
What if the next wip you is pushin was the one I bought for you
Can I be the one that meets your pops and take your mama shoppin
Be the only one they like

Have you thought about it, wait, really thought about it
Maybe you should take some time, call your girls and talk about it, yeah
Cause I done already made up my mind
Don't need no more time to know if I wanna be with you

I wanna be,
The last number you call late at night
Said I wanna be first one that you dial when you open your eyes
Wanna be the one you run to, wanna be one that ain't gon hurt you
I wanna be him, I wanna be, yeah

Be the man makin your girls jealous
I wanna be the guy shuttin down all the fellows
Whatever you need, girl, it's all on me
Your soldier, your friend or your lover, girl, I wanna be

Put me on your screen saver,
All over your myspace
Make me one of your top favorites,
That's where I wanna be
The one you cryin for,
Stand up for and fightin for
Wanna be your good, bad, love, hate, girl

Cross my heart hoped to die on everything that's good
I'ma do you right, show you right, get this understood
Cross my heart hoped to die on everything that's good
I'ma do you right, show you right, get this understood

I wanna be, the last number you call late at night
Said I wanna be first one that you dial when you open your eyes
Wanna be the one you run to, wanna be one that ain't gon hurt you
I wanna be, yeah
I wanna be, yeah

Be the man makin your girls jealous
I wanna be the guy shuttin down on the fellas
Whatever you need, girl, it's all on me
Your soldier your friend or your lover, girl, I wanna be

Girl, I wanna be yours
I wanna be yours
Be yours
I wanna be
I wanna be



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    AyeeLycahApr 27, 2008 at 11:49 pm
    A guy who falls in love with one of his long time friends. And he wants to be the first and last thing on her mind.
  • j
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    JakeFitz54Apr 9, 2008 at 5:56 pm
    Have You Ever Fell In Love With Your Best Friend But They Didnt Feel The Same Way? They Always Come To You With Their Problems and Your Always There to Talk to Them About It? And Deep Down Inside You Want Them to Be Yours But You Want Them to Be Happy at the Same Time
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    singer4life2500Nov 10, 2009 at 1:46 am
    Okayy, I know I'm a qirll nd everythinq, but I can totally connect && relate to this sonq if itt were likee in female point of view... lmao (:
    ~luhh u breezyy !
  • hotstunna1
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    hotstunna1Apr 23, 2008 at 5:10 pm
    i know just wat u talking bout. i reallly like my really gud friend but he don't like me like that . it hurts. but as long as we still friends i'm still happy cuz at least i still have him to talk to bout n e thing.
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    UnregisteredJun 28, 2012 at 6:30 am
    I wanna be with you i wanna make you smile we can take on this world togther we can make it to heaven togther if you just give me a chance i promise you wont regret it

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