I threw a wish in the well
Don't ask me I'll never tell
I looked at you as it fell
And now you're in my way
I'd trade my soul for a wish
Pennies and dimes for a kiss
I wasn't looking for this
But now you're in my way

Your stare was holding
Ripped jeans, skin was showin'
Hot night, wind was blowin'
Where you think you're going baby?

Hey, I just met you and this is crazy
But here's my number, so call me maybe
It's hard to look right at you baby
But here's my number, so call me maybe
Hey I just met you and this is crazy
But here's my number, so call me maybe
And all the other boys try to chase me
But here's my number, so call me maybe

You took your time with the call
I took no time with the fall
You gave me nothing at all
But still you're in my way
I beg and borrow and steal
At first sight and it's real
I didn't know I would feel it
But it's in my way

Your stare was holding
Ripped jeans, skin was showin'
Hot night, wind was blowin'
Where you think you're going baby?

Hey, I just met you and this is crazy
But here's my number, so call me maybe
It's hard to look right at you baby
But here's my number, so call me maybe
Hey I just met you and this is crazy
But here's my number, so call me maybe
And all the other boys try to chase me
But here's my number, so call me maybe

Before you came into my life
I missed you so bad
I missed you so bad
I missed you so so bad
Before you came into my life
I missed you so bad
And you should know that
I missed you so so bad

It's hard to look right at you baby
But here's my number, so call me maybe

Hey, I just met you and this is crazy
But here's my number, so call me maybe
And all the other boys try to chase me
But here's my number, so call me maybe

Before you came into my life
I missed you so bad
I missed you so bad
I missed you so so bad
Before you came into my life
I missed you so bad
And you should know that
So call me maybe



Lyrics submitted by Breakingbenjaminfan, edited by Mellow_Harsher

"Call Me Maybe" as written by Carly Rae Jepsen, Joshua Keeler Ramsay, Tavish Joseph Crowe

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

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  • +10
    Song Meaning:I think she wants him to call him. Not too sure though!

    This song is fairly deep. Hope this helps people trying to understand what the song is about!
    Flockon April 20, 2012   Link
  • +6
    Song Meaning:She just met the boy and she doesnt really know him, but she doesnt care. She doesnt care about all the other boys thats chasing her, she's just saying "So call me maybe?" She's just taking a chance,being bold, and its like love at first sight, she knows he's who she wants.
    This song is really catchy!
    piper888on March 24, 2012   Link
  • +5
    General Comment:It's in the "mmmbop" department...but it's better. :)
    emuInAmuumuuon May 22, 2012   Link
  • +4
    General Comment:Amazing song! soooo catchy <3
    love the video.
    KayceeSparkson February 20, 2012   Link
  • +3
    General Comment:i really think carly is trying to connect to her audience by using the boy as a synechdoche to all the problems in the world, and asking him to call her will satisfy her puny life on earth
    rockreviewon December 03, 2012   Link
  • +2
    General Comment:what does that part mean when she says"I threw a wish in the well Don't ask me, I'll never tell I looked to you as it fell And now your in my way
    I trade my soul for a wish
    Pennies and dimes for a kiss
    I wasn't looking for this
    But now your in my way"?????????????
    lilangel27on May 29, 2012   Link
  • +1
    General Comment:I love how in the music video she tries so hard for him to notice her and when he finally does he's more interested in her guitarist than her. Other than that, cute song, I love it! <3
    xxFireHazardxxon January 10, 2012   Link
  • +1
    General Comment:I threw a wish in the well
    Don't ask me, I'll never tell
    I looked to you as it fell
    And now you're******** in my way
    xbritbx8on April 05, 2012   Link
  • +1
    General Comment:probably my fav song of 2012
    alterEgoon May 07, 2012   Link
  • +1
    General Comment:what does that part mean when she says"I threw a wish in the well Don't ask me, I'll never tell I looked to you as it fell And now your in my way
    I trade my soul for a wish
    Pennies and dimes for a kiss
    I wasn't looking for this
    But now your in my way"?????????????
    lilangel27on May 29, 2012   Link

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