I'm OK

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Christina Aguilera

Christina María Aguilera (born December 18, 1980) is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, television personality, and actress. Born in Staten Island, New York, she first appeared on national television as a contestant on Star Search in early 1990, and later starred in The Mickey Mouse C… more »

Once upon a time there was a girl
In her early years she had to learn How to grow up living in a war that she called home Never know just where to turn for shelter from the storm Hurt me to see the pain across my mother's face Every time my father's fist would put her in her place Hearing all the yelling I would cry up in my room Hoping it would be over soon
 Bruises fade father, but the pain remains the same
And I still remember how you kept me so afraid Strength is my mother for all the love she gave Every morning that I wake I look back to yesterday 
And I'm OK 
I often wonder why I carry all this guilt When it's you that helped me put up all these walls I've built Shadows stir at night through a crack in the door
The echo of a broken child screaming "please no more"
Daddy, don't you understand the damage you have done
To you it's just a memory, but for me it still lives on
 Bruises fade father, but the pain remains the same
And I still remember how you kept me so afraid Strength is my mother for all the love she gave Every morning that I wake I look back to yesterday 
It's not so easy to forget All the marks you left along her neck
When I was thrown against cold stairs And every day I'm afraid to come home
In fear of what I might see there  Bruises fade father, but the pain remains the same
And I still remember how you kept me so afraid Strength is my mother for all the love she gave Every morning that I wake I look back to yesterday 
And I'm OK I'm OK

Written by: CHRISTINA AGUILERA, LINDA PERRY

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group, Spirit Music Group

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