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Friday night beneath the stars,
In a field behind your yard,
You and I are paintin' pictures in the sky.

And sometimes we don't say a thing;
Just listen to the crickets sing.
Everything I need is right here by my side.

And I know everything about you
I don't wanna live without you.

[Chorus:]
I'm only up when your not down.
Don't wanna fly if you're still on the ground.
It's like no matter what I do.
Well you drive me crazy half the time;
The other half I'm only trying to let
You know that what I feel is true.
And I'm only me when I'm with you.

Just a small town boy and girl
Livin' in a crazy world.
Tryin' to figure out what is and isn't true.

And I don't try to hide my tears.
My secrets or my deepest fears.
Through it all nobody gets me like you do.

And you know everything about me.
You say that you can't live without me.

[Chorus:]
I'm only up when you're not down.
Don't wanna fly if you're still on the ground.
It's like no matter what I do.
Well you drive me crazy half the time;
The other half I'm only trying to let
You know that what I feel is true.
And I'm only me when I'm with you.

When I'm with anybody else
It's so hard to be myself.
Only you can tell.

[Chorus:]
That I'm only up when you're not down.
Don't wanna fly if you're still on the ground.
It's like no matter what I do.
Well you drive me crazy half the time;
The other half I'm only trying to let
You know that what I feel is true.
And I'm only me
Who I wanna be
Well, I'm only me when I'm with you
With you
Oh oh oh
Yeah

Yeah



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  • iluvTaylorSwift96
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    iluvTaylorSwift96Oct 15, 2008 at 4:19 am
    this is kinda like me and my dogs theme songs. whenever he goes crazy, i just sing this song to him and he calms down! NOW THATS POWERFUL!
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    soccerhottyApr 29, 2009 at 3:06 am
    this song talks about a young girl falling in love and not wanting anyone else cause she acts the way she doesnt in front of other people cause shes afraid of what they might say or think but she knows he will never put her down cause he likes her for her not for someone shes not and shell follow him anywhere
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    orang3mark3rNov 5, 2008 at 2:34 am
    when i read the lyrics to this song it reminded me of my fifth grade teacher i still talk to her but when im with her im who i wana b she just understands who i am
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    imaginex3May 4, 2008 at 10:46 pm
    exactly whats going on with me! x3 when he is all depressed it almost ruins my day. =( but when i see him smile i get the most amazing feeling =D especially if hes smiling at me=)
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    lolliepopyumyumMar 31, 2008 at 9:21 pm
    love, young love... it means she doesnt want to let him go and shes perfect around him, i love taylor swift

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