Love me better    (video)

 

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1.      People say the meanest things,

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     I've been called a dick, I've been called so many things.

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    I know I've done some shit that I admit deserves it,

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    but that           that don't mean it doesn't sting.

 

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2.     Saw you standing outside a bar,

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    would have said you're beautiful, but I've used that line before.

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    Now I've had my share of shallow nights

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    'cause I was scared to get it right,

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    so I was hanging with whoever.

 

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But, baby, then you           you love, love, love me, love me better,

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    You love, love, love me, you love me better.

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There's been times I gave myself

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to someone else, to someone lesser than you,

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    you love, love, love me, love me better !

 

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3.     When I met you I was treading water,

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    and, baby, I know you know I got an eye that wanders.

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    But right now in this car that we're driving to your sister's

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    all I'm lookin' for is something that's forever.

 

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But, baby, then you           you love, love, love me, love me better,

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    You love, love, love me, love me better.

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There've been people that I've loved before

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but they were something lesser, 'cause you

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    you love, love, love me, love me better.

 

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+  Em - D - Am - G      - Em - D - C   +  Love me better !

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    Em - D - Am - G      - Em - D - C   +  Love me better !

 

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4.       people say the meanest things,

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    yeah, but truth be told, I don't care what they think.

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    I got someone who is lying in my bed, lying right next to me.

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    Yeah, she          loves, loves, loves me,

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    loves, loves, loves me !  - - -

 

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+  There's been times I gave myself

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    to someone else, to someone lesser than you.

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    love, love, love me, love me better !

 

(orig. = capo 2nd)    (James Blunt)