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Da Da Da Da
The smell of your skin lingers on me, now
You're probably on your flight back to your hometown
I need some shelter of my own protection baby
Be with myself in center, clarity, peace, serenity

I hope you know, I hope you know
That this has nothing to do with you
It's personal, myself and I
We got some straightening out to do
And I'm gonna miss you like a child misses their blanket
But I've gotta get a move on with my life
It's time to be a big girl now
And big girls don't cry
Don't cry, Don't cry, Don't cry

The path that I'm walking, I must go alone
I must take the baby steps till I'm full grown, full grown
Fairy tales don't always have a happy ending, do they?
And I foresee the dark ahead if I stay


I hope you know, I hope you know
That this has nothing to do with you
It's personal, myself and I
We got some straightening out to do
And I'm gonna miss you like a child misses their blanket
But I've gotta get a move on with my life
It's time to be a big girl now
And big girls don't cry
(Don't cry, don't cry, don't cry)

Like a little school mate in the school yard
We'll play jacks and UNO cards
I'll be your best friend
And you'll be my, valentine
Yes you can hold my hand if you want to
'Cause I wanna hold yours too
We'll be playmates and lovers and share our secret worlds
But it's time for me to go home

It's getting late and dark outside
I need to be with myself in center, clarity, peace, serenity yeah

I hope you know, I hope you know
That this has nothing to do with you
It's personal, myself and I
We got some straightening out to do
And I'm gonna miss you like a child misses their blanket
But I've gotta get a move on with my life
It's time to be a big girl now
And big girls don't cry
Don't cry, Don't cry, Don't cry
Da da da da da da



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    babigirl0811May 28, 2008 at 4:15 am
    i think this songs means that when it's time for you to move on with your life no matter if it's drugs, a man or whatever that you should be a big girl about it and i refuse to cry about it because i am women enough to stand on my own two feet
  • c
    +8
    ClaizelMay 19, 2008 at 6:15 am
    This song is entitled, "Big Girl's Don't Cry" because it wants to tell us that we can live and stand on ourselves. That's all... I hope you vote this UP!! Thnkz!!
  • i
    +7
    IsabellaTwilightSagaAug 14, 2008 at 11:34 am
    She has skill.
    She is good at every single kind of
    genre... I find that cool.
    This song is just so .. uplifting..
    I'm a big girl but i still cry x]
  • w
    +7
    woodzyApr 27, 2008 at 4:54 pm
    This song is about Stacys life, her drug problem of earlier times, and of finding her TRUE self, something we should all be doing at this time. This is a song of ENLIGHTENMENT !!, if anyone knows what that is.
  • stormgirl08
    +6
    stormgirl08Oct 27, 2008 at 2:32 am
    this is a really good song and i hope that she keeps on writing songs cuz she is obvisiosly good @ it. : )

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