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Jake Owen – The One That Got Away lyrics
She rolled in
My little sandy town
She spent the summer there
A couple houses down
Well it was magic in the air
When she caught my eye
We shared three short months
And one long goodbye

She was the one that got away
The one that wrecked my heart
I should've never let her go
I should've begged her to stay
She was the one that got away
Yeah, the one that got away

Well she kissed my lips
Down on Ocean Drive
She set my world on fire
On the fourth of July
We wrote our names in the sand
Under the star-soaked sky
But it washed away like she did
With the rising tide

She was the one that got away
The one that wrecked my heart
I should've never let her go
I should've begged her to stay
She was the one that got away

Every summer that rolls around
I'm looking over my shoulder
Wishing I could see her face
Wishing I could hold her

She was the one that got away
The one that wrecked my heart
I should've never let her go
I should've begged her to stay
She was the one that got away

Yeah, she was the one that got away
The one that wrecked my heart
I should've never let her go
I should've begged her to stay
She was the one that got away
She was the one that got away

She rolled in
My little sandy town
She spent the summer there
A couple houses down
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    I met you that one summer. God it was a summer I will never forget. You were the best thing that could've ever happened to me, but I was too blind to see it then. If I could go back to that summer we spent together, just back to that one phone call, I would've done things so much differently. You were my first love, and here it is years later, and I still love you. No matter what I always will. I miss you jkb.
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    Hi, I hope & pray that you are doing ok, wanted to text you yesterday and wished you happy anniversary or whatever, I'm so sorry, I really do hope & would pray everyday for you & me too find peace in him, you said a few things the other day that are burning in me, if you are going to order that book I would like to get a copy of that also, if you don't mind, thanks and you will be missed & loved so much! J lo.
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