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Wherever you're going
I wanna go
Wherever you're heading
Can you let me know
I don't mind catching up
I'm on my way
Just can't take the thought of you miles away

And I know you're going somewhere to make a better life
I hope that you find it on the first try
And even though it kills me
That you have to go
I know it'll be sadder
If you never hit the road
So farewell!

[Chorus]
Somebody is gonna miss you
Farewell
Somebody is gonna wish that you were here
That somebody is me

[Rihanna]
I will write to tell you what's going on
But you won't miss nothing but the same old song
If you don't mind catching up
I'll spend the day telling you stories about a land far away
But I know

And I know you're going somewhere to make a better life
I hope that you find it on the first try

And even though it kills me
That you have to go
I know it'll be sadder
If you never hit the road
So farewell!

[Chorus]
Somebody is gonna miss you
Farewell
Somebody is gonna wish that you were here
Farewell
Somebody is gonna miss you
Farewell
Somebody is gonna wish that you were here
That somebody is me

[Bridge]
And I'm gon' try to hold it all in
Try to hold back my tears
So it don't make you stay here
I'mma try to be a big girl now
Cause I don't wanna be the reason you don't leave
Farewell

[Chorus]
Somebody is gonna miss you
Farewell
Somebody is gonna wish that you were here
Farewell
Somebody is gonna miss you
Farewell
Somebody is gonna wish that you were here
That somebody is me



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    UnregisteredNov 24, 2011 at 3:07 am
    Rihanna is saying that someone close to her is leaving and she doesnt want them to go but for that person they are going for a better life so she doesnt tell them to stay even though she wants them to stay. This is a song i love and can relate to.
  • u
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    UnregisteredMay 25, 2012 at 5:01 am
    This song actually tells the story of riri living her dreams miles away from her family and homeland so can relate to this song

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