"Good Friend" as written by and Gordon Gano....
If only you could know
How I'd love you so
The way good friends do
The way I would be you
And me too, I'd be your
Good friend, I'd be your
Good friend, I'd be your
Good friend
That's what I would've been
Oh but everytime I turn around
My heart's on the mend
These feelings I have
I have to suspend
Seems like everytime I turn around
My heart's on the mend
Because I don't think you want me
To be your good friend
Yesterday is a laugh
And the traumas slip past
And I don't think
That I'll be doing a lot of crying
But I'll sure do my share of sighing
I would have been your

Lyrics submitted by demirep7371

"Good Friend" as written by Gordon James Gano

Lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group

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  • +1
    General CommentThis song is so true. About a guy that loves this girl, but has to settle for being just her good friend, but it sometimes seems like she doesnt even want to be his friend.
    Test For Echoon September 11, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThe girl plays the game though... not sure she wants intimacy but doesn’t want the boy to go far... It's a highwire act... the friendships just a cover... no one ever wins...
    Albuquerqueon August 19, 2008   Link
  • -1
    My InterpretationFrom what I can tell, this has nothing to do with romantic relationships. This is about friendship.
    rushpwnsxon October 16, 2010   Link

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