One Thing

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Alicia Keys

Alicia Augello Cook (born January 25, 1981), known by her stage name Alicia Keys, is an American R&B singer-songwriter, record producer and actress. She attended Professional Performing Arts School and graduated at 16 as valedictorian. Keys released her debut album with J Records, having had pr… more »

What, where am I?

What's life like on a train  Nobody there knows your name
As your decision changed
Do you wish that I came

I thought you'd pick me up from work
I waited for your truck for half hour
I know you said you gonna 
But I never thought you'd leave 

This one thing that was made for us
 Chasing us, saving us
I take one thing over everything 
I take that thing over anybody 

 Square face and puppy eyes
 Found out they never lied
Your old man lived in the sky
Left your house with a yard
But you went away a different try
 Found a place that's your size
Too good to finish life here with me

I couldn't get you to say
Why you wouldn't let me come
What should be simple just ain't
And it shouldn't hurt like it does

This one thing is made for us
Won't stay with us, it ain't saving us
But I'll take one thing over everything 
I'll take that thing over anybody 

Baby, hold me, don't pick me up
I need a compliment 
Just a touch from a friend 
I need a gentle word
I need your company 
I'll keep

One thing that was made for us
 Chasing us, saving us
I take one thing over anything 
I take that thing over anybody 

I take one thing over everything 
I take that thing over anybody 
Oh, oh, anything 
Oh, oh, take one thing

Written by: ALICIA KEYS, CHRISTOPHER BREAUX, JAMES RYAN WUIHUN HO

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One Thing