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If you're not the one then why does my soul feel glad today?
If you're not the one then why does my hand fit yours this way?
If you are not mine then why does your heart return my call
If you are not mine would I have the strength to stand at all

I never know what the future brings
But I know you are here with me now
We'll make it through
And I hope you are the one I share my life with

I don't want to run away but I can't take it, I don't understand
If I'm not made for you then why does my heart tell me that I am?
Is there any way that I can stay in your arms?

If I don't need you then why am I crying on my bed?
If I don't need you then why does your name resound in my head?
If you're not for me then why does this distance maim my life?
If you're not for me then why do I dream of you as my wife?

I don't know why you're so far away
But I know that this much is true
We'll make it through
And I hope you are the one I share my life with
And I wish that you could be the one I die with
And I'm prayin' you're the one I build my home with
I hope I love you all my life

I don't want to run away but I can't take it, I don't understand
If I'm not made for you then why does my heart tell me that I am
Is there any way that I can stay in your arms?

'cause I miss you, body and soul so strong that it takes my breath away
And I breathe you into my heart and pray for the strength to stand today
'cause I love you, whether it's wrong or right
And though I can't be with you tonight
And know my heart is by your side

I don't want to run away but I can't take it, I don't understand
If I'm not made for you then why does my heart tell me that I am
Is there any way that I can stay in your arms?



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    UnregisteredFeb 7, 2014 at 2:12 pm
    It kinda reminds me of Romeo and Juliet, they are deeply truly in love but It's not meant to be even though they truly feel they are meant to be. It's really deep and makes you think. I love this song, it's amazing and reminds me of how me and my boyfriend got together, we were unsure of what others would think at first. I think this song is a happy song because you know that in the end everything will work out and you will find your true love. I love Daniel as he is an amazing singer as well, his music is beautiful and full of meanings! I also think It's about finding the right one for you then just waiting until the time is right to be with them, even if you have to wait years, It's worth it in the end.
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    UnregisteredApr 14, 2012 at 5:09 pm
    I mean, theres always the right person for every one, and you may feel tell the person how you feel about her, and she may not feel the same way for you at that initial time, then you just have to wait for her, that's if your feelings is true.
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    cupcake14Apr 22, 2010 at 10:32 am
    Gosh! Hmmm. Kktouch nman this song is soo nice. I love this song cause it reminds me that no matter what we're miles away we loved each other. I trust him because I loved him I cared for him. I need him. Everything. I miss him and I know that soon we see each other again. Gosshh. Alam neu kpag gnyan mlayo mhal neu you must trust him then ung mga naiwan neang salita ung lng dapat panghhwakn neu. Haayy. Love conquers all.
    See you soon my babe. I love you soo much.
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    EastersunjayApr 9, 2009 at 3:22 pm
    "'Cause I miss you, body and soul so strong that it takes my breath away
    And I breathe you into my heart and pray for the strength to stand today
    'Cause I love you, whether it's wrong or right
    And though I can't be with you tonight and know my heart is by your side".

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