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I wish I could tie you up in my shoes
Make you feel unpretty too
I was told I was beautiful
But what does that mean to you
Look into the mirror who's inside there
The one with the long hair
Same old me again today

My outsides are cool
My insides are blue
Everytime I think I'm through
It's because of you
I've tried different ways
But it's all the same
At the end of the day
I have myself to blame
I'm just trippin'

You can buy your hair if it won't grow
You can fix your nose if he says so
You can buy all the make-up that mac can make
But if you can't look inside you
Find out who am I to
Be in a position to make me feel so damn unpretty

I feel pretty
Oh so pretty
I feel pretty and witty and bright

Never insecure until I met you
Now I'm being stupid
I used to be so cute to me
Just a little bit skinny
Why do I look to all these things
To keep you happy
Maybe get rid of you
And then I'll get back to me (hey)

My outsides look cool
My insides are blue
Everytime I think I'm through
It's because of you
I've tried different ways
But it's all the same
At the end of the day
I have myself to blame
Keep on trippin'

You can buy your hair if it won't grow
You can fix your nose if he says so
You can buy all the make-up that mac can make
But if you can't look inside you
Find out who am I to
Be in a position to make me feel so damn unpretty

I feel pretty
Oh so pretty
I feel pretty and witty and bright
And I pity
Any girl who isn't me tonight

Oh oh oh oh oh (Tonight)
Oh oh oh oh oh
Oh oh oh oh oh (Tonight)
Oh oh oh oh oh
Oh oh oh oh oh (Tonight)
Oh oh oh oh oh

I feel pretty (You can buy your hair if it won't grow)
Oh so pretty (You can fix your nose if he says so)
I feel pretty and witty and bright (You can buy all the make-up that mac can make)
But if you can't look inside you
Find out who am I to
Be in a position to make me feel so damn unpretty

I feel pretty
But unpretty



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    UnregisteredSep 22, 2013 at 3:46 am
    I believe that Beauty is a MYTH. yes I'm criticized but who cares? do people really want to bring me down to make themselves feel better? for EVERYONE who does that... SHAME ON YOU LONERS!!!!!!!! YOU ARE THE UGLY ONES MAKING YOURSELVES FEEL BETTER ON OTHERS PAIN!?!?! ahem.... anyway... I've had a lot of experiences with those people. Yes they give me the idea that I'm not perfect, but I pity them really. They have imperfections too but at least I don't hurt others to be on top.

    Sincerely,
    K
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    UnregisteredMay 9, 2012 at 10:13 pm
    I love this song because it's about what's inside you rather than what you look like.
    Also, in glee, rachel and quinn do this duet and i love it because it shows that they are both insecure sometimes, but i think they both love themselves deep down.
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    UnregisteredApr 25, 2012 at 12:19 am
    I think that it's about how girls always criticize their looks in order to improve themselves to impress someone. It is also saying that everyone is beautiful, inside and out. I know, i criticize myself too. -abby:)
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    UnregisteredApr 13, 2012 at 10:44 pm
    It says that if you don't like how you look you can change curl your hair coulor it, whatever you wish but all the makeup and hair straighners can't change who you are. People can make you feel ugly but just think to yourself how pretty you really are. So what if there hair is a better colour, going and dying your hair won't make your insides any better or worse. :) i love glee and santana i love her!
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    UnregisteredMar 9, 2012 at 11:33 pm
    I think this song means that everyone has those things that they don't like about themselves, but only you can see the true beauty that you contain. And someday a special someone will see it too, only if you don't change yourself. -aly

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