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Well I heard there was a secret chord
That David played, and it pleased the lord
But you don't really care for music, do ya?
Well it goes like this
The fourth, the fifth
The minor fall and the major lift
The baffled king composing hallelujah

Hallelujah
Hallelujah
Hallelujah
Hallelujah

Well your faith was strong but you needed proof
You saw her bathing on the roof
Her beauty and the moonlight overthrew you
She tied you to her kitchen chair
And she broke your throne and she cut your hair
And from your lips she drew the hallelujah

Hallelujah
Hallelujah
Hallelujah
Hallelujah

Well maybe there's a god above
But all I've ever learned from love
Was how to shoot somebody who'd out drew ya
And it's not a cry that you hear at night
It's not someone who's seen the light
It's a cold and it's a broken hallelujah

Hallelujah (x12)



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    UnregisteredNov 7, 2013 at 9:08 pm
    Well I really liked this song, it's gives me hope to handle all the dificulties coming to our ways. Even when we fall to sins, I believed that this lyric would save you from that if you used every word wisely. and most of all this song mean a lot to me to be strong to face the world amd never lose faith. Love Nei.
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    UnregisteredAug 13, 2012 at 9:13 am
    The song is talking about how bathsheba a woman reduced king david whom god had loved and elevated to be king. Stoping his reignship and giving it to solomon not his first son. A woman is a strong weapon of mass destruction to all god choosen men
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    UnregisteredMar 18, 2012 at 6:05 pm
    I really love this song, though i didnt really understand d meaning of the lyrics, bt i think it means in evry sin,challenges,trials and temptation,we shuld learn to be strong,never give in and never doubt ur creator. Good job alexandra,love ya.
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    UnregisteredJun 26, 2012 at 9:08 pm
    Well i heard there was a secret chord
    that david played, and it pleased the lord
    but you don't really care for music, do ya? Well it goes like this
    the fourth, the fifth
    the minor fall and the major lift
    the baffled king composing hallelujah
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    UnregisteredMay 18, 2012 at 9:21 pm
    It is being sung at a friends funeral. And it being sung solo by a 16 year old with a guitar. And would like to sing along if i new the words.

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