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The look on your face
It could never explain your heart
And the touch of my lips
It could never tell you my thoughts

And you want me to change
I can't get used to
All you want me to be
I just can't pretend
To be anyone else
Cuz it's not really me

This is my world
This is who I am
And I'm not gonna give up myself
To make your life better

She said
This is how it is
I got my own life to live
And you can either accept me
Or baby

And if it's love
That we share
Then we can withstand all
The obstacles that life brings forth
And I will receive you
For who you are who you were
And baby who you will be

But you want me to change
Girl I can't get used to
All you want me to be
And I just can't pretend
To be anyone else, oh
Cuz it's not really me

This is my world
This is who I am
And I'm not trying to give up myself
To make your life better, now

This is how it is
I got my own life to live
And you can either accept me
Or baby

This is my world
This is who I am
And I'm not trying to give up myself
To make your life better

She said
This is how
I got my own life to live
And you can either accept me
Or baby let me go

You said I promise you the stars
And I'm
Giving you all I can now
You said love is not enough
And I know
You will see
If your life turns around
In my heart there is room for you

It's me and my world
This is who I am
And I'm not trying to give up myself
To make your life better

She said
This is how
I got my life
And you can either accept me
Or baby

This is my world
Who I am
And I'm not trying to give up myself
To make your life better, now

Oh, this is how
And I got my life
And you can either accept me
Or baby let me go

This is my world
My world
Baby let me go

Oh, this is who I am
Where I live
Got my own life to give

Oh, oh oh
My world
I'm not trying to change you
This is who I am
Please let me be me, yeah



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    Remember the movie "shallow hal"? This is the theme song for the movie. In the movie shallow hal only wants certain girl types. He falls for an obese woman unknowingly. He then has to accept her the way she is or lose her. The movie and the song are lessons in real acceptance. Hal has to look beyond her figure. He finally realizes she will be gone if he doesn't stop valuing looks only.

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