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If you're lookin' for the big adventure,
And gold is all that's on your mind,
If you want someone to take your picture,
Then I won't waste your time

See maybe I'm too quiet for ya,
You probably never noticed me,
But if you're too big to follow rivers,
How you ever gonna find the sea

So follow me, I'll be your river river,
I'll do the running for ya, follow me,
I'll be your river river, I'll move the mountains for ya,
Follow me, I'll be your river river,
I'm here to keep you flowing, follow me,
I'll be your river river, river river, yea

If all you want are answers to your questions,
And you can't seem to find the love, for free,
You're lookin' for the right direction,
Then darling look for me

See, I can make the load much lighter,
I just need you to confide in me,
But if you're to big to follow rivers,
How are you ever gonna find the sea

So follow me, I'll be your river river, yea
I'll do the running for ya, follow me,
I'll be your river river, yea, I'll move the mountains for ya,
Follow me, I'll be your river river,
I'm here to keep you flowing, follow me,
I'll be your river river, river river yea

Where ever you are standing,
I will be by your side,
Through the good through the bad, I'll never be hard to find,
So where ever you are standing, yea,
I will be by your side,
Through the good through the bad, I'll never be hard to find,

So follow me, I'll be your river river, yea
I'll do the running for ya, follow me,
I'll be your river river, yea, I'll move the mountains for ya,
Follow me, I'll be your river river,
I'm here to keep you flowing, follow me,
I'll be your river river, river river yea

Where ever you'll be standing,
I will be by your side,
Through the good through the bad, I will never be hard to find



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    UnregisteredJul 23, 2012 at 1:27 am
    I've been going through a very difficult time in my life, i've had hard times but this is definitely the hardest in my life, i first heard this song when i was told my mum might not make it out of her coma, i listened to this song everytime i was sat in the waiting room or on the train to see her, though she is now home she is still very ill and this song just seems to comfort me and give me hope. It still brings me to tears every time i listen to it. X
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    UnregisteredJul 18, 2012 at 9:11 pm
    Pulling me from the depths of my darkness.. When i heard this .. It was as though my faith in christ came back .. A decision to follow and not hide .. Thank you emeli for this inspiration .. You truly are a gift
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    UnregisteredMay 18, 2012 at 9:40 pm
    I may not be the loudest person i may not be the perfect person but i love you you can trust me and while we may start of small our love will grow and ull get what you never expected. Our love will grow and grow i dont want anything else i just want you xxx
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    UnregisteredMar 19, 2012 at 9:14 am
    Listen carefully, this song is about jesus. He told his deciples, "follow me". Emile is singing this through inspiration. It is a love song... Very simply put. The love for mankind and the truth. Xxx
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    UnregisteredMar 6, 2012 at 7:28 pm
    I love this song, emeli sande is so inspirational and she makes this song sound so.. Calming but sad. I love it.. Where could i get sheet music for a keybourd for it that's free and you don't have to sing in or anything.. I need it:/ xox

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