"Single White Female" as written by Shaye Smith and Carolyn Dawn Johnson....
I know that every morning you go thumbing
Through the personal want ads
You grab the latest copy, a cup of coffee
And settle in for a good laugh
I've been trying to catch your eye but I'm so shy
I'm hoping and praying that
Today's edition is gonna catch your attention
Cause there's a

Single white female
Looking for that special lover
To put it in a nutshell
A one women man who doesn't want no other
Oh, you never can tell
She just might be your dream come true
A single white female
Is looking for a man like you

Yeah, I'm a little nervous I'm not sure if I shoulda put it in writing
It might have been a little reckless, a little desperate
But I think I did the right thing
I couldn't go on living keep it hidden
So I'm telling you everything
It's my confession I hope you get the message
There's a


It's my confession I hope you get the message


Looking for a man like you
Looking for a man like you

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"Single White Female" as written by Shaye Smith, Carolyn Dawn Johnson

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    General CommentI love this song. I feel like it describes my life.
    allenegirlon May 24, 2004   Link
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    General CommentI love this song! I think this song can relate to all single females black or white. Most of us single females are actively looking for a decent man that only has eyes for her. and to put it in words that people can understand this song is about finding that right guy.
    itsmeheatherc23on May 05, 2014   Link

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