Mariella

Album: Made Of Bricks (2007)
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  • I'm heavy handed
    To say the least
    My mother thinks
    I'll be an awful clutcher
    'Cause I spill things from stirring 'em too quickly
    I'm far too loud
    It's like, as soon as I've got an opinion
    It just has to come out
    I laugh at stupid things
    Just 'cause they tickle me

    And, sometimes I wish
    Sometimes I wish I was like Mariella
    She got some prittstick
    And she glued her lips together
    So she never had to speak
    Never had to speak
    Never had to speak
    People used to say she's as quiet as a mouse
    She just doesn't make a peep

    She marched to her wardrobe
    And she threw away the colour
    Because wearing black looks mysterious
    But it didn't impress her mother
    She wanted to dress her baby
    In patterns and flowers
    But Mariella just crossed her arms
    And so she cried for hours

    Mariella, Mariella
    My pretty baby girl
    Unglue your lips from being together and
    And wear some pink and pearls
    You can have your friends 'round
    And they can stay for tea
    Won't you just try to fit in please
    Do this for me

    But Mariella just crossed her arms
    As she walked up the stairs
    And she went into her bedroom
    And she sat on her bed
    And she looked in the mirror
    And she thought to herself
    "If I wanna play, I can play with me
    If I wanna think, I'll think in my head"

    At school, Mariella didn't have many friends
    Yeah, the girls they all looked at her
    And they thought she was quite strange
    And the boys they're not really into girls at that age
    And the teachers, they thought Mariella was just going through a phase.
    But Mariella just smiled as she skipped down the road
    Because she knew all the secrets in her world
    Yes, she always got the crossword puzzles right everyday
    And she could do the alphabet backwards
    Without making any mistakes

    Mariella, Mariella
    Pretty, pretty girl
    Mariella, Mariella
    Happy in your own little world
    Happy in her own little world

    And she said
    Yeah, I'm never ever ever ever ever ever
    Ever ever ever ever ever ever ever
    Yeah, I'm never ever ever ever ever ever
    Ever ever ever ever ever ever ever
    Yeah, I'm never ever ever ever ever ever
    Ever ever ever ever ever ever ever
    Gonna unglue my lips from being together
    She said I'm never ever ever ever ever ever
    Ever ever ever ever ever ever ever
    Yeah, I'm never ever ever ever ever ever
    Ever ever ever ever ever ever ever
    Ever ever ever ever ever ever ever ever ever
    Gonna unglue my lips from being together Writer/s: Kate Marie Nash
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 1

  • Laura from Bham, United Kingdomlove this song. :D

    love the clapping!
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