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I feel your eyes crawling over me
As though I am something more than me
But I don't have anything good enough to say
I did not make myself this way

I'll show you what he did
But I won't take the credit
It's not mine anyway
I just held the pen that day

And I don't deserve this
This time right now
It's not something for which I can take the bow
And I don't deserve this
It wasn't me
I can't take glory for something that I can't be
I don't deserve this

I know what perfection is like
And I cannot stand before it's might
And I'm so far from what you think that I must be
I just drown myself in mercy

I'll show you what he did
But I won't take the credit
It's not mine anyway
I just held the pen that day

And I don't deserve this
This time right now
It's not something for which I can take the bow
And I don't deserve this
It wasn't me
I can't take glory for something that I can't be
I don't deserve this
This time right now
It's not something for which I can take the bow
And I don't deserve this

And all the art that I supposedly create
Is simply a faded reflection of something he's already made

And I don't deserve this
This time right now
It's not something for which I can take the bow
And I don't deserve this
It wasn't me
I can't take glory for something that I can't be
I don't deserve this



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    UnregisteredNov 17, 2013 at 9:38 pm
    This song holds a very strong meaning to me it takes me back to the day I gave my life to Jesus Christ at that moment he began a transformation in me that words don't describe. Fellow friends, coworkers, and family members noticed an extreme difference in me that I was praised for how "I" had changed my life and simply I don't deserve any glory for my transformation. Fact of the matter is I took a step in faith and trusted God with my life, he changed my desires and molded me into the person I am now and am still becoming.

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