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Hey there Delilah,
What's it like in New York City?
I'm a thousand miles away
But girl tonight you look so pretty
Yes you do
Times Square can't shine as bright as you
I swear it's true

Hey there Delilah,
Don't you worry about the distance
I'm right there if you get lonely
Give this song another listen
Close your eyes
Listen to my voice it's my disguise
I'm by your side

Oh it's what you do to me,
Oh it's what you do to me,
Oh it's what you do to me,
Oh it's what you do to me,
What you do to me

Hey there Delilah,
I know times are getting hard
But just believe me girl,
Someday I'll pay the bills with this guitar
We'll have it good,
We'll have the life we knew we would
My word is good

Hey there Delilah,
I've got so much left to say,
If every simple song I wrote to you
Would take your breath away
I'd write it all,
Even more in love with me you'd fall
We'd have it all

Oh it's what you do to me,
Oh it's what you do to me,
Oh it's what you do to me,
Oh it's what you do to me

A thousand miles seems pretty far,
But they've got planes and trains and cars
I'd walk to you if I had no other way,
Our friends would all make fun of us
And we'll just laugh along because we know
That none of them have felt this way,
Delilah I can promise you
That by the time we get through
The world will never ever be the same
And you're to blame

Hey there Delilah,
You be good and don't you miss me
Two more years and you'll be done with school
And I'll be making history like I do
You know it's all because of you
We can do whatever we want to
Hey there Delilah here's to you
This one's for you

Oh It's what you do to me!
Oh it's what you do to me!
Oh it's what you do to me!
Oh it's what you do to me!
Oh it's what you do to me!
What you do to me.



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  • k
    +5
    kk1992123Dec 17, 2008 at 6:20 pm
    This song helped me when I was going out with someone that lived 2 hours away. I moved and I couldn't see him no more. He would sing this song to me every night... I cry listening to it. It didn't work out between us. We're really good friends though. I thank "Plain White T's" for makeing this song and helping me through the rough patches. =) thumbs up!
  • eHrieJhaynE
    +4
    eHrieJhaynEDec 29, 2008 at 2:38 am
    This song was dedicated to me by the guy I really love but he's all the way to Canada and I'm here in Philippines.. This song reminds me much of him...
  • m
    +3
    maddgirlJan 3, 2009 at 2:00 pm
    i think its a very good song. i love it and the plain white t's! ( my lil bro said this!) :)
  • ShahooD
    +3
    ShahooDNov 4, 2008 at 1:54 pm
    i really love this song its really an honest love song !! his voice is warm nd nice ..
    its my faviorate sng !!
  • Kurogari_No_Hime
    +3
    Kurogari_No_HimeJul 25, 2008 at 3:08 pm
    this song kicks ass
    it's so sad yet so happy. in a way it's kinda stupid to say sad because they know that they still have each other

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