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All I know
Is everything is not as it's sold
But the more I grow the less I know
And I have lived so many lives
Though I'm not old
And the more I see, the less I grow
The fewer the seeds the more I sow

Then I see you standing there
Wanting more from me
And all I can do is try
Then I see you standing there
Wanting more from me
And all I can do is try

I wish I hadn't seen all of the realness
And all the real people are really not real at all
The more I learn The more I learn
The more I cry the more I cry
As I say goodbye to the way of life
I thought I had designed for me

Then I see you standing there
Wanting more from me
And all I can do is try
Then I see you standing there
I'm all I'll ever be
But all I can do is try

All of the moments that already passed
We'll try to go back and make them last
All of the things we want each other to be
We never will be
And that's wonderful, and that's life
And that's you, baby
This is me, baby
And we are, we are, we are, we are
In our love
We are free in our love

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    hannahiscoolDec 23, 2008 at 9:51 am
    this is an amazing song so i think. Perfection is too hard to complete fully. No one is able to reach their goal. ana power
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    UnregisteredAug 21, 2012 at 1:35 am
    Omg! It's seems like the author of fifty shades of grey picked the right songs for her book. It's just amazing. And as i look in the lyrics, it suits very much to the theme of the book. Can't wait for the movie version of the book (excited). El james, great job! :))
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    TashaXTheXCrimeDec 6, 2010 at 7:57 pm
    I like this song, its like saying I know you want me to be more but all I can be is me! But it's ok that we are inlove, because no one is perfect!

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