A WORLD WITHOUT YOU

I wouldn't wanna live in a world without you

Don't know what I would say if someone said I had to

I feel your love in everything you do

And there would be no love in a world without you​

I try to remember every word you say

They help me get through life, they guide the way

It's my duty to pass on the flame

To make sure everybody knows your name

I wouldn't wanna live in a world without you

Don't know what I would say if someone said I had to

I feel your love in everything you do

And there would be no love in a world without you

LITTLE ONE

Rest, little one

You've had a big day
Time to put you things away and rest, little one

When you are grown some day

I'll still think of you this way

 

Grow and learn but never change, sweetheart

Stay as perfect as you are

You'll go far, I know you will

As long as we can still hold you close

 

So rest, little one

When you are grown some day

I'll still think of you this way

My little one

FATAL HESITATION

It's been an age, so I could be wrong
Are we on the same page?
I've read the signs
But do I also need to read between the lines?

I don't know if you want me
So if you really want me, say

'Cause if you'd asked me to stay
I would be beside you today
You never asked me to stay
I didn't know, so now I'm miles away
This game of fatal hesitation
Making fools of all who dare to play

I really hoped when I'd found the one
I'd be done, but no
I'm really trying
But it's just as hard as it was the first time

I don't know how to do this
Tell me how to do this, please

CHORUS

I didn't want to
It's just the hand life dealt me
I don't understand
Please help me see how I ended up where I am now
What I wouldn't give for another go-around

CHORUS

IT'S RAINING UP THERE

We've been lucky

Not a drop of rain all day

The clouds above me

I watched them drift away

Have I passed on the curse?

I got it good, so someone's got it worse than me

But I don't feel the least bit guilty

'Cause over time we all get our share of rain

And our share of sunshine - that's life

On the day of my parade it may be grey or clear

For now it's good down here

But it's still raining up there

They're heading under cover

That much is plain to see

But we're not like the others

For us there is no need

But such luck, it cannot last

You may think the hurricane has passed, but beware

It's always calm in the eye of the storm, dear

CHORUS x2

 

 

 

THE WORLD THROUGH A MIRROR

 

Can anyone be blameless anymore?

'Cause they've changed what that word meant

From what it meant before

The silent are complicit

To be absent is a crime

Rarely does the world change in a day that way

Usually it's done one at a time

 

It starts in the mirror

Deciding what you want to see

The view becomes clearer

When you know who you want to be

It's up to you, you have to choose

Will you be the helping hand

Or the not-so innocent bystander?

 

The old ideas of 'normal' are gone

'Cause now it's clear they were harmful and wrong

But the times they are a-changing

And hopefully for good

In everyone the power to act has been within

But who can say they do all that they could?

 

CHORUS

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