"Not My Friend" as written by and Norah Jones....
Help me breathe
Help me believe
You seem really glad that I am sad

You are not my friend
I cannot pretend that you are

You made it sting
Your voice is ringing
Just like the boys who laughed at me in school

You are not my friend
I cannot pretend anymore

You found a place
No one should ever go

I'll be okay
'Cause when I back away
I'm gonna keep the handle of your gun in sight

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"Not My Friend" as written by Norah Jones

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    General Commentok, how does this song have no comments on it? seriously.

    i received an email the other day from an ex in which he refered to me as a friend. which is really funny because we haven't spoken in over a year. i'm pretty sure friends speak to one another.

    and this song reminded me of him the first time i heard it, and it still does. it still stings.

    and i'm still under his gun.
    fromawireon May 29, 2007   Link
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    General CommentVery powerful song....the lyrics say it all.
    NDAHLon October 26, 2007   Link
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    General Commentgaah so like i heard this song at like the thing they have at barnes & nobles to see if you like the album and i loved it i probably listened to it like 10 times just standing there like a dumbass

    but when i was listening to it i felt like isolated and better

    it just relates to me
    norah jones should get more props for the amazingness of her music

    my favorite
    shakelly_blackmouthon February 13, 2008   Link
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    General Commentthis song is so beautiful that it hurts.
    BettyHolly1950on August 15, 2010   Link

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