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When you first left me
I was wanting more
But you were fucking that girl next door
What'cha do that for? (What'cha do that for?)

When you first left me
I didn't know what to say
I've never been on my own that way
Just sat by myself all day

I was so lost back then
But with a little help from my friends
I found the light in the tunnel at the end

Now you're calling me up on the phone
So you can have a little whine and a moan

And it's only because you are feeling alone

At first when I see you cry
Yeah It makes me smile
Yeah it makes me smile
At worst I feel bad for a while
But then I just smile
I go ahead and smile

Whenever you see me
You say that you want me back (Want me back)
And I tell you it don't mean jack (it don't mean jack)

I couldn't stop laughing
No I just couldn't help myself
See you messed up my mental health
I was quite unwell

I was so lost back then
But with a little help from my friends
I found the light in the tunnel at the end

Now you're calling me up on the phone
So you can have a little whine and a moan
And it's only because you're feeling alone

At first when I see you cry
It makes me smile
Yeah it makes me smile
At worst I feel bad for a while
But then I just smile
I go ahead and smile
Lalala(x13)

At first when I see you cry (When I see you cry)
It makes me smile (It makes me smile)
Yeah it makes me smile (Yeah it makes me smile)
At worst I feel bad for a while (I feel bad for a while)
But then I just smile (But then I just smile)
I go ahead and smile (I go ahead and smile)

At first when I see you cry (When I see you cry)
It makes me smile (It makes me smile)
Yeah it makes me smile (Yeah it makes me smile)
At worst I feel bad for a while (I feel bad for a while)
But then I just smile (But then I just smile)
I go ahead and smile (I go ahead and smile)

At first when I see you cry (When I see you cry)
It makes me smile (It makes me smile)
Yeah it makes me smile (Yeah it makes me smile)
At worst I feel bad for a while (I feel bad for a while)
But then I just smile (But then I just smile)
I go ahead and smile (I go ahead and smile)



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  • r
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    rockerchick911Apr 6, 2009 at 6:07 pm
    Three words LOVE THIS SONG, but this song is kinda old. Too bad it took forever for it to get the credit it needs. And another thing I think this song highlights that fact that REVENGE IS SO SWEET!!!
  • allthat2008
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    allthat2008Aug 4, 2008 at 7:15 pm
    I lve lily allen this song rules I was watching mtv one day, and this video came on, and I fell in love with it. Its very funny, she sets up her boyfriend throught out the whoe thing.
  • s
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    soyabean_16Sep 28, 2008 at 9:26 am
    Nice... It means like the guy cheated on her.. And now he wants her back, but instead of agreeing to get back together, she's getting back at him.. And she enjoys his misery.. haha, i like the vid.
  • u
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    UnregisteredFeb 1, 2012 at 11:52 pm
    It's about how you shouldn't feel guilty if someone cheats on you or breaks your heart... Just have fun in getting them back.

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