The Girl Lyrics

City and Colour


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Dallas Green
album: Track 10 in album Bring Me Your Love
release date: 2008-2-12
popularity : 20 users have visited this page.
length: 6:01
guest instrument: Daniel Romano
banjo: Dallas Green
acoustic guitar: Daniel Romano, Dallas Green
drums: Daniel Romano
guest vocal: Daniel Romano, Spencer Burton
vocal: Dallas Green
composer: Dallas Green
lyricist: Dallas Green

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I wish I could do better by you
'Cause that's what you deserve
You sacrifice so much of your life
In order for this to work

While I'm off chasing my own dreams
Sailing around the world
Please, know that I'm yours to keep
My beautiful girl

When you cry a piece of my heart dies
Knowing that I may have been the cause
If you were to leave, fulfill someone else's dreams
I think I might totally be lost

You don't ask for no diamond rings
No delicate string of pearls
That's why I wrote this song to sing
My beautiful girl

Oh, oh, oh, oh

One, two, one, two, three, four

I wish I could do better by you
'Cause it's what you deserve
You sacrifice so much of your life
In order for this to work

While I'm off chasing my own dreams
Sailing around the world
Please, know that I'm yours to keep
My beautiful girl

And when you cry a piece of my heart dies
Knowing that I may have been the cause
If you were to leave and fulfill someone else's dreams
I think I might totally be lost

But you don't ask for no diamond rings
No delicate string of pearls
That's why I wrote this song to sing
My beautiful girl

Oh, oh, oh, oh
Oh, oh

But you don't ask for no diamond rings
No delicate string of pearls
That's why I wrote this song to sing
My beautiful girl

Track Listing

  • 1 Forgive Me
  • 2 Confessions
  • 3 The Death of Me
  • 4 Body in a Box
  • 5 Sleeping Sickness
  • 6 What Makes a Man?
  • 7 Waiting…
  • 8 Constant Knot
  • 9 Against the Grain
  • 10 The Girl
  • 11 Sensible Heart
  • 12 As Much as I Ever Could