I don't understand your thinking Thought we were happy, guess I was mistaken I gave U all my love and my attention, then Say you don't want me Cuz something is missing Gave you all you wanted and you know it's true All that I was doin', it meant nothing to you And if I dogged you out, we'd probably be cool But I was good to you, so good
1 - Don't you want a guy that's real nice That'll spend all his doe and his time, but Then you change your mind and want a thug guy Who won't act right It doesn't pay to be the good guy
You callin' me on late nights Tellin' me how he won't act right Stayin' with him but he makes you cry Tell me why Doesn't pay to be the good guy
2 - Everytime I try to be the good guy You take me for granted, throw me to the side Rather have a man that'll tell you lies Tell me why, tell me why, tell me why
Why should I be the good guy And be left for the man that don't treat you right There's nothing good in being good guys Tell me why, tell me why, tell me why
I don't understand your reason Sayin' you love me, then sayin' you're leavin' The situation here is really changin' Don't wanna fall in love cuz you play me (oh) You gotta be kiddin' me (no) Been tryin' to get rid of me I do more for you than any brotha would do I was good to you, so good
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I was good to you (I played the fool) Played the fool for you You messed it up for the next girl in my life I never knew Do the things I do for you Our love just wasn't true I was good to you, so good to you So good to you Everytime I try...