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You were in college working part time waiting tables
Left the small town, never looked back
I was a flight risk with a fear of falling
Wondering why we bother with love if it never lasts
I say can you believe it?
As we're lying on the couch
The moment I can see it
Yes, yes, I can see it now

Do you remember we were sitting there by the water?
You put your arm around me for the first time
You made a rebel of a careless man's careful daughter
You are the best thing that's ever been mine

Flash forward and we're taking on the world together
And there's a drawer of my things at your place
You learn my secrets and you figure out why I'm guarded
You said we'll never make my parents' mistakes
But we got bills to pay
We got nothing figured out
When it was hard to take
Yes, yes, this is what I thought about

Do you remember we were sitting there by the water?
You put your arm around me for the first time
You made a rebel of a careless man's careful daughter
You are the best thing that's ever been mine

Do you remember all the city lights on the water?
You saw me start to believe for the first time
You made a rebel of a careless man's careful daughter
You are the best thing that's ever been mine

Oh oh ohh
And I remember that fight, 2:30 a.m.
As everything was slipping right out of our hands
And I ran out crying and you followed me out into the streets
Braced myself for the goodbye
'Cause that's all I've ever known
And you took me by surprise
You said I'll ever leave you alone

You said
I remember how we felt sitting by the water
And every time I look at you, it's like the first time
I fell in love with a careless man's careful daughter
She is the best thing that's ever been mine

(Hold on, make it last)
(Hold on, never turn back)
You made a rebel of a careless man's careful daughter
You are the best thing that's ever been mine
(Yes, yes), Do you believe it?
(Yes, yes), We're gonna make it now
(Yes, yes) and I can see it
I can see it now



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    mileycyrus2010Oct 27, 2010 at 8:44 pm
    you are awsome writing your songs taylor i cant belive it mine is a hit single every time i listen to it i get better and better and then a few days later i start to sound like you when you sing! talor swift rocks out loud! peace!
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    BLUESKYLUVASep 13, 2010 at 8:33 pm
    OOOMMMGGG!!! I FELL IN LOVE WITH THIS SONG AS SOON AS I HEARD IT! I LOVE THE UH OH UH OH OH! Oh but I like blue sky by that francessca girl though! No offense tay-tay! Luv ya like a sis!
  • LikeaBoss
    +4
    LikeaBossAug 8, 2010 at 1:17 pm
    Even at her young age, Taylor Swift has a lot of talent, if she keeps making good music like this as time goes by, she'll be even better. :)
  • u
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    UnregisteredJul 2, 2012 at 10:21 am
    I just love all your songs. Taylor writes all the songs from her heart. And it feels great listening to all your songs. Just looove it. You are the best.
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    XxSaKuRaUcHiHaxXFeb 7, 2011 at 2:12 pm
    this is the right lyrics...

    You were in college working part time waiting tables
    Left a small town, never looked back
    I was a flight risk with a fear of falling
    Wondering why we bother with love if it never lasts

    I say can you believe it?
    As we're lying on the couch
    The moment I could see it
    Yes, yes, I can see it now

    Do you remember we were sitting there by the water?
    You put your arm around me for the first time
    You made a rebel of a careless man's careful daughter
    You are the best thing that's ever been mine

    Flash forward and we're taking on the world together
    And there's a drawer of my things at your place
    You learn my secrets and you figure out why I'm bothered
    You say we'll never make my parents' mistakes

    But we got bills to pay
    We got nothing figured out
    When it was hard to take
    Yes, yes, this is what I thought about

    Do you remember we were sitting there by the water?
    You put your arm around me for the first time
    You made a rebel of a careless man's careful daughter
    You are the best thing that's ever been mine

    Do you remember all the city lights on the water?
    You saw me start to believe for the first time
    You made a rebel of a careless man's careful daughter
    You are the best thing that's ever been mine

    And I remember that fight, 2:30 a.m.
    As everything was slipping right out of our hands
    I ran out crying and you followed me out into the street

    Braced myself for the goodbye
    'Cause that's all I've ever known
    Then you took me by surprise
    You said I'll never leave you alone

    You said I remember how we felt sitting by the water
    And every time I look at you, it's like the first time
    I fell in love with a careless man's careful daughter
    She is the best thing that's ever been mine

    Hold on, make it last
    Hold on, never turn back
    You made a rebel of a careless man's careful daughter
    You are the best thing that's ever been mine

    Do you believe it?
    We're gonna make it now
    I can see it
    I can see it now

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