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I stick with real things,
Usually facts and figures.
When information's in its place,
I minimize the guessing game.
Guess what?


I don't like guessing games.
Or when i feel things,
Before i know the feelings.
How am i supposed to operate,
If i'm just tossed around by fate?
Like on an unexpected date?

With a stranger who might talk too fast,
Or ask me questions about myself,
Before i've decided that,
He can ask me questions about myself.
He might sit too close.
Or call the waiter by his first name,
Or eat oreos,
But eat the cookie before the cream?
But what scares me the most,
What scares me the most,

Is what if when he sees me, what if he doesn't like it?
What if he runs the other way and i can't hide from it?
What happens then?
If when he knows me, he's only disappointed?
What if i give myself away, to only get it given back?
I couldn't live with that.

So, i'm just fine, inside my shell-shaped mind.
This way i get the best view.
So that when he sees me, i want him to.

Dawn, don't you think you're being a little, i mean maybe just a tad-

I'm not defensive!
I'm simply being cautious.
I can't risk reckless dating,
Due to my miscalculating.
While a certain suitor stands in line,
I've seen in movies,
Most made for television,
You cannot be too careful,
When it comes to sharing your life.
I could end up a miserable wife.

Sorry girls,
But he could be criminal, some sort of psychopath
Who escaped from an institution,
Somewhere where they don't have girls.
He could have masterminded some way to find me.
He could be colorblind.
How untrustworthy is that.
He could be less than kind.
Or even worse he could be very nice, have lovely eyes.
And make me laugh, come out of hiding.
What do i do with that?
Oh, god.

What if when he sees me,
I like him and he knows it?
What if he opens up a door,
And i can't close it?
What happens then?
If when he holds me,
My heart is set in motion,
I'm not prepared for that.
I'm scared of breaking open.
But still i can't help from hoping,
To find someone to talk to,
Who likes the way i am.
Someone who when he sees me,
Wants to again.

Last Update: August, 26th 2016

Waitress Lyrics

  1. Act 1
  2. What's Inside Lyrics
  3. Opening Up Lyrics
  4. The Negative Lyrics
  5. What Baking Can Do Lyrics
  6. Club Knocked Up Lyrics
  7. When He Sees Me Lyrics
  8. It Only Takes a Taste Lyrics
  9. You Will Still Be Mine Lyrics
  10. A Soft Place to Land Lyrics
  11. Never Ever Getting Rid of Me Lyrics
  12. Bad Idea Lyrics
  13. Act 2
  14. I Didn't Plan It Lyrics
  15. Bad Idea (Reprise) Lyrics
  16. You Matter to Me Lyrics
  17. I Love You Like a Table Lyrics
  18. Take It From an Old Man Lyrics
  19. She Used to Be Mine Lyrics
  20. Everything Changes Lyrics
  21. Opening Up (Finale) Lyrics
  22. Other Songs
  23. Pomatter Pie Lyrics
  24. Dear Baby Lyrics
  25. Contraction Ballet Lyrics

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