"I Didn't Know I Was Looking For Love" as written by Ben Watt and Tracey Thorn....
I was alone thinking I was just fine
I wasn't looking for anyone to be mine
I thought love was just a fabrication
A train that wouldn't stop at my station
Home, alone, that was my consignment
Solitary confinement
So when we met I was skirting around you
I didn't know I was looking for love
Until I found you

I didn't know I was looking for love
Until I found you, honey
I didn't know I was looking for love
Until I found you, baby
Didn't know I was looking for love
Didn't know I was looking for love

Cause there you stood and I would
Oh I wonder could I say how I felt
And not be misunderstood
A thousand stars came into my system
I never knew how much I had missed them
Slap on the map of my heart you landed
I was coy but you made me candid
And now the planets circle around you
I didn't know I was looking for love
Until I found you

I didn't know I was looking for love
Until I found you, baby
I didn't know I was looking for love
Until I found you, baby
Didn't know I was looking for love
Didn't know I was looking for love

So we built from here with love the foundation
In a world of tears, one consolation
Now you're here, there's a full brass band
Playing in me like a wonderland
And if you left I would be two-foot small
And every tear would be a waterfall
Soundless, boundless, I surround you
I didn't know I was looking for love
Until I found you

I just didn't know

I didn't know I was looking for love
Until I found you
I didn't know I was looking for love (I just didn't know)
Until I found you
I didn't know I was looking for love (Oh, I just didn't know)
Didn't know I was looking for love
Until I found you, baby
I didn't know I was looking for love
Until I found you
I didn't know I was looking for love
Until I found you, baby
Didn't know I was looking for love
Didn't know I was looking for love
Until I found you, baby

I didn't know I was looking for love
Until I found you
I didn't know I was looking for love
Until I found you
Didn't know I was looking for love
Didn't know I was looking for love
Until I found you
I didn't know I was looking for love
Until I found you...


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"I Didn't Know I Was Looking For Love" as written by Tracey Thorn Ben Watt

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    General Commentwhat does he mean!!! how did he find her... what does he feel. where is this fucking love! where! i do not see it. it is not around me, not for me. i am eternaly empty. awaiting the rejection... the rejection of love.
    petyon April 11, 2005   Link
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    General Commentas always, Tracey and Ben crafted an amazing tune.. a good song about falling in love.. always been one of my favorites.. a great ballad.
    dev0non January 13, 2002   Link
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    General Commentthere is no love for theres cold hands, no love for this cracked smile. she is nowhere to be found. there is nothing, just emptiness, eternal rest...
    petyon April 11, 2005   Link
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    General Commenti thought it was originally by Karen Ramirez but i must have been wrong! :)
    sisinkion August 06, 2007   Link

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