My gift is my song, and this one's for you/ and you can tell everybody this is your song, / it may be quite simple but, now that it's done,/ i hope you don't mind/ i hope you don't mind/ that i put down in words, how wonderful life is now you're in the world./ I sat on the roof, and i kicked off the moss,/ Cause some of these verses well, they got me quite cross,/ but the sun's been kind/oh while i wrote this song,/ it's for people like you that keep it turned on,/ so excuse my forgetting/ but these things i do,/ you see i've forgotten if they're green or they're blue,/ but see the thing is, while i'm still living,/ yours are the sweetest eyes i'v ever seen./ And you can tell everybody/ this is your song/ it may be quite simple but,/ now that it's done, oh/ I hope you don't mind,/ i hope you don't mind that i put down in words/ how wonderful life is/ Now you're in the world!

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    General Commenti love this song, i swear if someone wrote a song for me, i might faint! i love the way ewan looks at nicole like he is just completely and totally in love with her, and i love the way you can see in nicole's eyes as she slowly falls in love with him... *sigh* im in love with this movie!!!
    ladymarmalade13on July 25, 2002   Link
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    General Commentdon't you think it would be hard to NOT fall in love with Ewan if i was Nicole Kidman??
    WhatItIsToBurnon July 25, 2002   Link
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    General Commentlol, have to say good point! Ewan is gorgeous, and the way he sings this to her, is both funny and totally romantic!
    angel2kisson August 25, 2002   Link
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    General CommentThis song is so sweet, Elton John is a great song sriter.. but i love the song so much more when its sung by Ewan..
    DieselAddicton August 26, 2002   Link
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    General CommentI must say that at first I hated the movie cause of all the weird angles and stuff but it was this version of this song and when I realized what it was, I thought this was one of the greatest versions of this song ever. I would sing this to Nicole Kidman anyday. Or I would sing to a girl I liked if I got the courage. Maybe one day soon.
    eaglesfan81on April 02, 2003   Link
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    General Commentthe way this song it used it the film is just so great.
    weezerific:cutleryon April 13, 2003   Link
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    General Comment:) SIGH!! that's all i have to say!!
    Rosiega1218on April 26, 2003   Link
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    General CommentI love singing this song, Ewan does sing it the best.
    Slashvreon May 02, 2003   Link
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    General Commentthis is the funniest part of the movie how satine thinks he's trying to turn her on with poetry and shes rolling on the floor. and then christian just belts the song out and it is so shockingly beautiful it leaves you breathless. i love this movie!! (i can directly relate to it too minus the whole cortisoa whore house thing)
    *ScreamingRiotGirl*on June 25, 2003   Link
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    General Commentthis song makes my heart melt <333
    SometimesTheRadioon June 25, 2003   Link

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