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When i find myself in times of trouble
Mother mary comes to me
Speaking words of wisdom, let it be
And in my hour of darkness
She is standing right in front of me
Speaking words of wisdom, let it be.
Let it be, let it be.
Whisper words of wisdom, let it be.

And when the broken hearted people
Living in the world agree,
There will be an answer, let it be.
For though they may be parted there is
Still a chance that they will see
There will be an answer, let it be.
Let it be, let it be. yeah
There will be an answer, let it be.

And when the night is cloudy,
There is still a light that shines on me,
Shine on until tomorrow, let it be.
I wake up to the sound of music
Mother mary comes to me
Speaking words of wisdom, let it be.
Let it be, let it be.
There will be an answer, let it be.
Let it be, let it be,
Whisper words of wisdom, let it be.

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  • deathmyfriend
    deathmyfriendApr 24, 2010 at 5:13 pm
    It doesn't have to have a meaning. It is still the most beautiful song ever. Let your music ever be meaningful!
  • j
    John84Sep 11, 2009 at 7:21 am
    It is a really meaningful song. I heard this song from radio before and it was truly phenomenal. I vividly remembered, not resounding its accuracy, this song was written in remembrance of his very own mother, who supported him eventhough he didn't make it in his exams during his childhood. A good motivational song and one of the most meaningful one that i have ever heard.
  • PeacenJoBros4ever
    PeacenJoBros4everAug 10, 2009 at 6:21 am
    We sang this song at camp and every day and night i kept thinking of it even though it wasnt my fave song that we sang but now ive come to realize its amazing and beautiful
  • navii18
    navii18Jun 26, 2009 at 9:12 am
    i love this song...
    when i watched "across the univers" that's the first time i heard of this song, the movie is so cool, its artistic and their voices are sooo nice its beautiful I LOVE THIS SONG AND THE BEATLES!!!GO BEATLES!!!
  • U
    UnregisteredMar 4, 2014 at 4:48 pm
    Paul wrote this song remembering him own Mother whose name was Mary and when she was gone he missed her guidance and support very deeply. But 'in times of trouble' he could 'go' to her for 'words of wisdom' and encouragement. It's truly one of the best works ever by the artist.

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