Perfect Girl Lyrics

Sarah McLachlan


publisher: ©OBO APRA/AMCOS
album: Track 9 in album Afterglow
release date: 2003-11-4
popularity : 89 users have visited this page.
length: 4:44
percussion: Ashwin Sood, Jerry Marotta
drums: Ashwin Sood
guitar: Yves Desrosiers, Michael Chaves, Sean Ashby
Hammond organ: David Kershaw
keyboard: Pierre Marchand, Sarah McLachlan
bass: Tony Levin, Ashwin Sood
cello: Jorane
piano: Sarah McLachlan
cello arranger: Jorane
other vocals: Jorane
vocal: Sarah McLachlan
writer: Pierre Marchand, Sarah McLachlan

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Am I faithful, am I strong, am I good enough to belong
In your reverie a perfect girl
Your vision of romance is cruel and all along I played the fool
All your expectations bury me

Don't worry,

[Chorus]
You will fine the answer if you let it go
Give yourself some time to falter
But don't forgo knowing that you're loved no matter what
And everything will come around in time

I own my insecurities I try to own my destiny
That I can make or break it if I choose
But you take my words and twist them 'round
'Till I'm the one who brings you down
You make me feel like I'm the one to blame for all of this

[Chorus]

You need everybody with you on your side
Know that I am here for you but I hope in time
You'll find yourself alright alone
You'll find yourself with open arms
You'll find yourself you'll find yourself in time

The riot in my heart decides to keep me open and alive
I have to take myself away from you
'Cause I can't compete I can't deny there's nothing that I didn't try
How did I go so wrong in loving you

Don't worry,

[Chorus]

Track Listing

  • 1 Fallen
  • 2 World on Fire
  • 3 Stupid
  • 4 Drifting
  • 5 Train Wreck
  • 6 Push
  • 7 Answer
  • 8 Time
  • 9 Perfect Girl
  • 10 Dirty Little Secret