Friday, July 24, 2009

I am the luckiest.

by Ben Folds Five. {esther introduced me to this song}
i sometimes forget it.
i sent these lyrics to darling friend.
that last line max? it's for you.

"I don't get many things right the first time
In fact, I am told that a lot
Now I know all the wrong turns, the stumbles and falls
Brought me here

And where was I before the day
That I first saw your lovely face?
Now I see it everyday
And I know
That I am
I am
I am
The luckiest

*What if I'd been born fifty years before you
In a house on a street where you lived?
Maybe I'd be outside as you passed on your bike
Would I know?

And in a wide sea of eyes
I see one pair that I recognize
And I know
That I am
I am
I am
The luckiest

I love you more than I have ever found a way to say to you ... "

*i love love love that part. i have a thing for time travel.

pic via the cheshire smile.


Anonymous said...

gorgeous lyrics m -
i must share with husband

Anonymous said...

taggoh.. p.s. i love that pictures

Anonymous said...

okay.... so the word verification is in my post.... LOL

heisschic said...

love that song. even if it was the song from the ex. (woops). still a great song.

Micaela said...

M- only with you would the word verification end up on a post :) lol i love you! and am just saying that because that would SO happen to me.

heisschic i couldn't listen to coldplay for the longest time for that very reason. Kinda hard when they're my

Thao said...

I saw him do this song live--literally made me tear up... and I've never done that during a musical performance before.

Nicole Marie said...

i absolutely love this song. but it was kind of a song between my exbf and i so i can't really love it anymore. sad.

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