Never Understimate a Girl

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You're sittin' over there
talkin' like you're better than me
like you've got a right, more skill in everything
like it's destined in some prophecy
But let me tell you something
something one day you'll see
one day you'll figure out, what the world is all about
you'll step back to re-evaluate me
re-think your priorities

CHORUS: Never underestimate a girl
cause' one day she will become your world
she understands,she wears the pants
she knows your thoughts with one glance

Never underestimate a girl
cause' one day you'll be on her pay roll
can control you with her finger,
so don't dare too long to linger,
cause' you know she's in control
never underestimate a girl

Go ahead and drop your mouth
you know what I'm talkin' about
guess one day you'll see
Beauty tamed the Beast
Ariel left the sea
we're stronger than you think


Never underestimate a girl
no, never underestimate a girl

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16russos This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jun. 30, 2012 at 5:21 pm
Girls run this world...and it's about time men started to realize that! These are the types of songs that need to be played...not things that are objectifying women, but ones that show how strong we are and how we wil never ever back down!
. replied...
Nov. 4, 2012 at 3:48 pm
Let's assume this arguement is valid. If we all get together saying women are better than men, we would have the same problem as we did/do. We need to take the problem away, not switch it around!
TeenInk_Moderator1 said...
Jun. 25, 2012 at 2:27 pm
Good job, keep up the good work. 
DayDreaamer said...
Jun. 20, 2012 at 10:47 pm

This part right here was my favorite part of this whole song. Wow this is really good I love it!!! :)

Go ahead and drop your mouth
you know what I'm talkin' about
guess one day you'll see
Beauty tamed the Beast
Ariel left the sea
we're stronger than you think

locolizzie replied...
Aug. 17, 2012 at 7:32 am
love it and i agree with Daydreamer
aworldwhereiamme replied...
Sept. 10, 2012 at 1:10 pm
Mine too I guess the Disney stuff gets to me
TMarie42 said...
Jun. 9, 2012 at 7:05 pm
Loved it! I could see Taylor Swift singing this. Girl power!
emmasue1798 said...
Jun. 4, 2012 at 8:36 pm
this is awesome! we are awesome and can do anything we set out minds to. :D
SoccaPlaya19 said...
May 29, 2012 at 10:16 pm
That sounds like Eminem could rap it. IT WAS FREAKIN' AHMAZING! I luvved the part about 'wearing the pants' btw. Excellently done. Perfecto.
Setizia said...
May 27, 2012 at 9:47 pm
Probably the most unique "poem" I found so far. Great work!
tinytechie said...
May 25, 2012 at 5:02 pm
so this is supposed to be a song right? i totally works. i just started to sing to it and it was great. girl power! i loved the part about the girl wearing 'the pants.'
NATLIN said...
May 14, 2012 at 12:48 pm
The song is very interesting! The assonance  and consonance was used very preportionatly. I enjoyed how the verses really worked together and stayed on the same topic.
Krissy F. said...
May 14, 2012 at 12:46 pm
I really like the assonance and consonance in the poem. I also love how the stanzas and verses flow nicely.
EmmyCherry said...
May 10, 2012 at 1:27 pm

Go girls! A great shout for girl power :).

I'm curious - what tune would this be sung in?

ClaireW2882 said...
May 10, 2012 at 12:55 pm
i love the last stanza! girl power :)
Ivalyn(: said...
May 1, 2012 at 2:13 pm
I liked how you used rhythm throughout the whole poem. I also liked you used metaphor to compare girls to the rest of the world. Great job(:
T-Plush 2 said...
May 1, 2012 at 12:50 pm
I really like the personification you had. I also liked the rhythm you had.
Anynomous said...
Apr. 30, 2012 at 7:58 am
In your poem I loved the rhyme scheme that you used, but your rhythm was a little hard to find. I can tell it'll make a very good song though. Nice job.
AcrossTheUniverse said...
Apr. 29, 2012 at 2:33 pm
I love this! Some of the rhythm could probably flow better but for the most part excellent!
AcrossTheUniverse replied...
Apr. 29, 2012 at 2:38 pm
Oh, and its more or less empowering (which society needs in a world where women/girls are portrayed as objects).
Hrk997 said...
Apr. 26, 2012 at 4:04 am
I like to think of poetry as something to express urself. I am guess in some guy was bossing around and hence, this poem.
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