Didn't they say that I would make a mistake
Didn't they say you were gonna be trouble
People told me you were too much to take
I couldn't see it I didn't want to know
I let you in and you let me down
You messed me up and you turned my life around

Left me feeling I had nowhere to go
I was alone how was I to know that

You would be there, when I needed somebody
You would be there, the only one who could help me

I had a picture of you in my mind
Never knew it could be so wrong
Why'd it take me so long just to find
The friend that was there all along

Who'd believe that after all we've been through
I'd be able to put my trust in you
Goes to show you can forgive and forget
Looking back I have no regrets 'cause
You would be there, when I needed somebody
You would be there, the only one who could help me

I had a picture of you in my mind
Never knew it could be so wrong
Why'd it take me so long just to find?
The friend that was there all along

You would be there, when I needed somebody
You would be there, the only one who could help me

I had a picture of you in my mind
Never knew it could be so wrong
Why'd it take me so long just to find
The friend that was there all along

I had a picture of you in my mind
Never knew it could be so wrong
Why'd it take me so long just to find
The friend that was there all along

I had a picture of you in my mind
Never knew it could be so wrong
Why'd it take me so long just to find


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Picture of You Lyrics as written by Andy Watkins Eliot Kennedy

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    simple song about misperceptions, how you thought ill, or nothing of someone, but so it turns out they play a great deal of good in your life afterward.

    morale of song: enemies = friends (once you get to know one another) har de har har

    deludedon October 08, 2005   Link
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    I think this song is about two people who try a relationship but it just messes up and they relise that actually they make really god friends. This is my interpretation and I can relate to it at the moment with my ex. We have become really good friends and he is the only person who I can fully open up to however as a couple it was a disaster.

    BlackSparrowon January 10, 2006   Link
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    I think this songs is all about Mr Bean movies... watch it and you'll understand this song

    andy laodeon December 12, 2014   Link

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