After you left, I wondered why
But now I see
You saw something I didn't
Something he didn't
Something we all pretended wasn't there
You knew I loved him
That my heart would never be yours
What you didn't see
Was that that I needed you
Because he didn't want me
You loved me
When he pushed me away
But you saw
That though I had been hurt
Brushed away
Like a discarded possession
That I still loved him
And you knew
That I could never really love you
You knew
That the whole time
I was asking him for a reason
To stay
You knew
That if he had asked me
I would've done anything
You knew
That if he wanted me
He could have me
We were all blind for a time
Three blind mice
But finally you saw
Then there were two