Really desperate to know for a friend whose birthday wish is to identify the song.
Sugar Ray - When Its Over
No, it's not Sugar Ray :/
This lyrics reminded me about JIL - All Your Words https://soundcloud.com/jil-nyc/all-your-words
But I don't think that's what you need
hey mate, you really sing motive from Keane's song. But where is "say all the words" in lyrics. Are you sure lyrics must be as you proposed?
and happy birthday to your friend. Better late then never