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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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    UnregisteredJun 10, 2014 at 1:59 am
    I believe Emeli Sande Is a great artist because not only does she have meaning in her words but she adds meaning that most people can connect to. She adds meaning that people can turn in their heads and think 'hmm I feel that way too'. She gives voice to feelings and beliefs that people can share and connect with. Its the fact that with a simple song she can convey a meaning that can be heard and understood. Not only that but she isn't like artists of today who all portray a certain image or all have the same characteristics she doesn't need to flaunt off her body to show off her skill and is a very good role model for young women to look up to today.
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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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