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When I had you to myself, I didn't want you around
Those pretty faces always make you stand out in a crowd
But someone picked you from the bunch, one glance is all it took
Now it's much too late for me to take a second look

Oh baby, give me one more chance
(To show you that I love you)
Won't you please let me back in your heart
Oh darlin', I was blind to let you go
(Let you go, baby)
But now since I've seen you it is on
(I want you back)
Oh I do now
(I want you back)
Ooh ooh baby
(I want you back)
Yeah yeah yeah yeah
(I want you back)
Na na na na

Trying to live without your love is one long sleepness night
Let me show you, girl, that I know wrong from right
Every street you walk on, I leave tear stains on the ground
Following the girl I didn't even want around

Let me tell ya now
Oh baby, all I need is one more chance
(To show you that I love you)
Won't you please let me back in your heart
Oh darlin', I was blind to let you go
(Let you go, baby)
But now since I've seen you it is on

All I want...
All I need...
All I want!
All I need!

Oh, just one more chance
To show you that I love you
Baby baby baby baby baby baby!
(I want you back)
Forget what happened then
(I want you back)
And let me live again!

Oh baby, I was blind to let you go
But now since I've seen you it is on
(I want you back)
Spare me of this cost
(I want you back)
Give me back what I lost!

Oh baby, I need one more chance, hah
I'd show you that I love you
Baby, oh! Baby, oh! Baby, oh!
I want you back!
I want you back!
[Fade out]



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  • u
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    UnregisteredAug 29, 2012 at 11:27 pm
    Mj never be another just like elvis i in kind rip mj love all his music can't get never boring by make me happy
  • u
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    UnregisteredJun 5, 2012 at 12:49 pm
    To me, this song means that you should cherish what you have, before its gone, because you might lose it forever.
  • u
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    UnregisteredApr 5, 2012 at 3:45 pm
    At first i didnt like you and when i took a second look i wanted you but someone already had you
  • u
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    UnregisteredMar 31, 2012 at 7:27 pm
    Someone shallow who was in a take and no give relationship with someone whose value was not realized till this person was gone. This person used to be bullied by the partner. Its sort of like an abusive relationship that people dont want to leave and when they do the partner always begs them back
  • Xeansen
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    XeansenJul 30, 2010 at 2:13 am
    Where it says
    "But now since I've seen you it is on,"
    I'm pretty sure it actually says
    "But now since I see you in his arms"

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