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How do I get
Closer to you
When you keep
It all on mute
How do I know
The right way
To love you

Usually the queens
Are figurin out
Beating down the man
Is no work out
But I have no clue
How to get
Through to you

I wanna hit you
Just to see
If you cry
Keep knocking on wood
Hopin there's
A real boy inside

But you're not a man
You're just a mannequin
I wish you could feel
That my love is real

But you're not a man

I wish
I could just
Turn you on
But a battery in
And make you talk
Even pull
A string for you
To say anything

But with you
There is no guarantee
Only expired warranty
A bunch
Of broken parts
But I can't seem
To find your heart

I'm such a fool
I'm such a fool
I'm such a fool
Cause this one's
Outta my hands
I can't put you
Back together again

Cause you're not a man
You're just a Mannequin
I wish you could feel
That my love is real
You're just a, a toy
Could you ever be
A real, real boy
And understand
But you're not a man

Oh understand
That you're not a man



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  • l
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    LynnauxApr 26, 2009 at 8:08 am
    i love Katy Perry! :D
    she's so amazing.
    her voice is great, the way she perform live is nice!

    regarding to this lyrics, where's the bridge?
  • TOBi102
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    TOBi102Apr 8, 2009 at 7:10 am
    Um ok sought of good lyrics sought of noy u know if u read my comments on other k. p lyric's you'll see yeah... any way ok song ok lyrics ummm gotta go but [COMMENT BACK AND RATE THANKS!!!]
  • t
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    TazyJan 3, 2009 at 9:50 pm
    I love this song, This is number 1 on my itunes most played.
    Its pretty much abouta guy that she really feels for, but she just can't get him to open up.

    "But you're not a man
    You're just a mannequin"

    (Your not a man with real feelings your a dummy.)
    It is a great song as I have been in this situation before
  • e
    +1
    erikalyn0111Dec 30, 2008 at 10:53 pm
    "If the past is the problem our future could solve em baby
    I can bring u to life if u let me inside baby"

    so sweet... men r assholes :)
  • ToxicParadise03
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    ToxicParadise03Sep 14, 2008 at 1:50 pm
    How do I get
    Closer to you
    When you keep
    It all on mute
    How do I know
    The right way
    To love you

    Usually the queens
    Are figurin out
    Beating down the man
    Is no work out
    But I have no clue
    How to get
    Through to you

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