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Feeling my way through the darkness
Guided by a beating heart
I can't tell where the journey will end
But I know where to start
They tell me I'm too young to understand
They say I'm caught up in a dream
Well life will pass me by if I don't open up my eyes
Well that's fine by me

So wake me up when it's all over
When I'm wiser and I'm older
All this time I was finding myself, and I
Didn't know I was lost


So wake me up when it's all over
When I'm wiser and I'm older
All this time I was finding myself, and I
Didn't know I was lost


I tried carrying the weight of the world
But I only have two hands

Hope I get the chance to travel the world
But I don't have any plans

Wish that I could stay forever this young
Not afraid to close my eyes

Life's a game made for everyone
And love is a prize

So wake me up when it's all over
When I'm wiser and I'm older
All this time I was finding myself, and I
Didn't know I was lost

So wake me up when it's all over
When I'm wiser and I'm older
All this time I was finding myself, and I
I didn't know I was lost

I didn't know I was lost
I didn't know I was lost
I didn't know I was lost
I didn't know



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    UnregisteredNov 24, 2013 at 5:33 pm
    Great song. Brings you back to life when life is sometimes dragging you down. If you love life, people, and the world, then this song is for you, when you hear nothing on the daily news except wars, hatred, conflict, or this nation is better than other nation, bla bla bla. This earth belong to all of us regardless of colour or creed. Make music your religion, and soon you will see how you and others are one belonging to one earth, which is the home of all people. Thanks avicii, and keep your great music flowing.
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    Carli Rae McMorrowJul 25, 2013 at 4:57 am
    I wish that I could stay forever this young.
    Not afraid to close my eyes.
    Life's a game made for everyone.
    And love is a prize.

    -Avicii
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    onlysavvygurlNov 18, 2013 at 8:02 pm
    I love this song and people u wanna know something yeah!!! We are all difrent but that has no reasson to judge and this song proves if your gonna be a hater and judge be un cool and rude and mean but then it shows the people who take the respect of being difrent and i know im difrent and i dont care it makes me diffrent from everyone else and i just wanna be me! So now tell me its wrong and not right to be the same when it isnt right just be you be difrent dont be affraid to show who you turly are dont be scared to sine bright dont be affrid to show who and what you are every one is made difrent for a reason to not be the same as every one else but just to be you and im glad to be me and not someone else to be happy that im not the same like other people to know i am diffrent from everyone else makes me really happy beacuse all i wat is to be the first me not the same as whoever else you know be glad your difrent and its good to be diffrent and it makes you!!! You!! And to let you know its 100% all the time to be diffrent then annyone else out there so dont say oh. I wanna be like so and so... People just be you its ok.. Just dont try and be like someone else and just show your light respect yourslef be proud of who you are because i know im proud of who i am because some people just dont understand the ture meaning of being difrent it doesnt mean your werid or stupid it means you are you and to be proud ofwho you are
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    UnregisteredDec 11, 2013 at 7:47 pm
    I love this song and people u wanna know something yeah!!! We are all difrent but that has no reasson to judge and this song proves if your gonna be a hater and judge be un cool and rude and mean but then it shows the people who take the respect of being difrent and i know im difrent and i dont care it makes me diffrent from everyone else and i just wanna be me! So now tell me its wrong and not right to be the same when it isnt right just be you be difrent dont be affraid to show who you turly are dont be scared to sine bright dont be affrid to show who and what you are every one is made difrent for a reason to not be the same as every one else but just to be you and im glad to be me and not someone else to be happy that im not the same like other people to know i am diffrent from everyone else makes me really happy beacuse all i wat is to be the first me not the same as whoever else you know be glad your difrent and its good to be diffrent and it makes you!!! You!! And to let you know its 100% all the time to be diffrent then annyone else out there so dont say oh. I wanna be like so and so... People just be you its ok.. Just dont try and be like someone else and just show your light respect yourslef be proud of who you are because i know im proud of who i am because some people just dont understand the ture meaning of being difrent it doesnt mean your werid or stupid it means you are you and to be proud ofwho you are
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    UnregisteredJan 12, 2014 at 4:17 pm
    This song gets to yo and shows you what life's about never stop giving up on yourself and move on and don't give up on others and find love in your life and show that person you care and find your way trough the darkness and out there is a light. It's like the motto tool because it's true what it means so you gotta make life count and even tough you alive you can't give up. Most people give up on there selves and don't care about there life and do what ever they want with it put their body throughout though things like drugs and other stuff like they don't care for shit. Don't be like those people show them that you matter not like them and stand out for who you are and why you on this earth because you are special just like everyone else on this planet. So tell them not to judge and never give up on yourself.

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