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What has life to offer me when I grow old?
What's there to look forward to beyond the biting cold
They say it's difficult, yes, stereotypical.

What's
there beyond sleep, eat, work in this cruel life
Ain't there nothin' else 'round here but human strife
'Cause they say it's difficult, yes, stereotypical
Gotta be conventional, you can't be so radical.

Chorus:
So I sing this song to all of my age
For these are the questions we've got to face
For in this cycle that we call life
We are the ones who are next in line
We are next in line.

What has life to offer me when I grow old?
What's there to look forward to beyond the biting cold
'Cause they say it's difficult, yes, stereotypical
Gotta be conventional, you can't be so radical.

So I sing this song to all of my age
For these are the questions we've got to face
For in this cycle that we call life
We are the ones who are next in line
We are next in line
Oh-hoh, we are next in line.

Bridge:
And we gotta work, we gotta feel (we gotta feel)
Let's open our eyes and do whatever it takes
We gotta work, we gotta feel (we gotta feel)

Let's open our eyes, oh-woh

And sing this song to all of our age
For these are the questions we've got to face
For in this cycle that we call life
We are the ones who are next in line

Sing this song for me
Sing this song for me



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    Monty Dimen BautistaJan 29, 2013 at 1:19 pm
    this was our grad song in highschool 1995, I cant believe that I will be looking back to this song now that I will be given a new position that I feel I am not ready for emotionally. but I guess I'm next in line.
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    UnregisteredAug 31, 2012 at 3:10 am
    God gives us life,so we must give importance to ourselves. Not only for the sake of ourselves but for the sake of other person too. As for now that we have still our life,we have to do things which can make everyone happy. Do good things to the fullest... Aiai
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    UnregisteredMar 15, 2012 at 6:40 am
    This songs simply tells as the reality that life is passing like a flower the bloom in the morning and fadeth away at noon. And as another morning new flower will bloom and pass this what we called cycle of life, its just a basic reminder that now we are on the said line but we don't have the power to stay on it we will leave and those who are next in line will stand where we exactly stand. What makes it sad is our life doesn't stop there we still have to face eternity as a consequence of today how we live this passing life for tomorrow some of as are gone already prepare to meet your maker! (jme)
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    UnregisteredMar 8, 2012 at 4:59 am
    Next generation people (the young ones) must always prepare themselves for any changes that would happen in the society, believing and standing for the truth tat will ever set them free!!!
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    UnregisteredJan 23, 2012 at 2:30 pm
    For me it means that, we are one controlling our own life and for every decisions we make we are responsible for it. And those choices and decisions we made affects our lives as we grow old. So everything is up to you. So you have to think twice and take responsibilities on every we do

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