I'm telling you a story now
Of something that's wrong
This has been developing
Since nineteen eighty-one

Maybe she's alone
Maybe she's alone
What can i do?
What can i do?

There's nothing
There's nothing
There's nothing i can do

If I'm a proper jewish boy
Will her family love me?
Can't stand to see her on the stage
And know she's not thinking of me

Maybe she'll be hearing this
But probably she won't (probably she won't)
Possibly she has desires
But probably she don't (probably she don't)

There's nothing I can do

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Natalie Portman song meanings
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    General Commenti can totally relate to this song. Its about wanting someone (natalie portman in this case) soo bad but theres nothing you can do about it. Its a great tune by a great band.
    goonies022on May 28, 2002   Link
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    General Commenthow many times have i felt like this.....a whole freakin bunch of times.
    dr.jacobon June 08, 2002   Link
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    General CommentThis is pretty funny...i just found out about this song a few days ago.My friend Josh has a massive crush on Natalie Portman.He's written many songs about her..and everything.He'd be pissed if he found out about this...so i'm not gonna tell him about it.Anyways..this is a kick ass song.Ozma is a sweet band.I love their cover of the tetris theme song.Its also a great song..
    NewFoundPunk29on June 13, 2002   Link
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    General CommentI'd hit it.

    PapaBobDoleon September 29, 2002   Link
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    General CommentI love this song. . . at first the lyrics struck me as odd, especially the "If I'm a proper Jewish boy / Will her family love me?" This is by far my favorite Ozma song.
    ars musicaon April 25, 2003   Link
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    General Commentgreat song to listen to while lusting after Padme
    iamsoscrewedon April 30, 2003   Link
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    General CommentOh man, I can relate to this song exactly. I mean, EXACTLY. I, too, love Natalie Portman. Or, I'm obsessed with her anyways. I know it's unrealistic and she's six years older than me and she's waaaay too beautiful for me, but I can't help but dream of her.
    So to help you out, Ars Musica, the line "If I'm a proper Jewish boy / Will her family love me?" is because Natalie Portman was born in Jerusalem, Israel( isn't that so hott?), and she's of Jewish descent. So, if you want to get to Natalie, you have to make her parents like you too. Hope that clears it up. Also, in case any of you were wondering, in the first stanza it says :she's been developing since 1981", cuz she was born in '81. Kinda sad that I know all this off the top of my head.
    Well, Natalie's beautiful, that's all.
    BrokenParadiseon June 15, 2005   Link
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    General CommentThe lyrics are right, they don't say "She has been developing..." it says "This has been developing..." which implies that the problem has been developing, in otherwords, since she was born (and If I'm not mistaken, Daniel Brummel also born the same year.) So yeah...
    the_riv1977on October 10, 2006   Link

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