One of the Boys

Album: One of the Boys (2008)
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  • I saw a spider
    I didn't scream
    'Cause I can belch the alphabet
    Just double dog dare me
    And I chose guitar over ballet
    And I take these suckers down cause they just
    Get in my way
    The way
    You look at me
    Is kinda like a little sister
    You high-five
    Your goodbyes
    And it leaves me nothing but blisters

    So I don't want to be one of the boys
    One of your guys
    Just give me a chance
    To prove to you tonight
    I just wanna be one of the girls
    Pretty in pearls
    Not one of the boys

    So over summer something changed
    I started reading Seventeen
    And shaving my legs
    And I studied Lolita religiously
    And I walked right in school
    And caught you
    Staring at me
    'Cause I know
    What you know
    But now your gonna' have to take a number
    Its OK
    Maybe one day
    But not until I get my
    Diamond ring

    'Cause I don't want to be one of the boys
    One of your guys
    Just give me a chance
    To prove to you tonight
    I just wanna be your homecoming queen
    A pin up poster dream
    Not one of the boys

    I wanna be a flower
    Not a dirty weed
    And I wanna smell like roses
    Not a baseball team
    And I swear maybe one day
    Your gonna' wanna' make out make out make out with me

    (Don't wanna be)
    Don't want to be
    (Don't wanna be)
    Don't want to be
    (Don't wanna be)

    'Cause I, I don't wanna be one
    One
    One of the boys
    I just wanna be one of the girls
    So pretty in pearls
    Not one of the boys Writer/s: DARRELL WAYNE PERRY, ROYCE PORTER
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 4

  • Briley from You Don't Need To Knowlove this song, really cool
  • Norman Johnson from Mchenry, IlI am forever one of the boys! (Yes, I know that Songfacts claims I'm a guy, but that's my dad's name, don't ask me how it got there.) I'm very proud to be a tomboy!
  • Kitty from Montreal, QcYeah maybe she was a tomboy but she really wanted to be girly or whatever!
  • Paulina from Santiago, Chilehaha nice song.. I wonder if katy was tomboy or something like that, cause of what she says in the song.
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