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If I could save time in a bottle
The first thing that I'd like to do
Is to save every day
Till Eternity passes away
Just to spend them with you

If I could make days last forever
If words could make wishes come true
I'd save every day like a treasure and then,
Again, I would spend them with you

But there never seems to be enough time
To do the things you want to do
Once you find them
I've looked around enough to know
That you're the one I want to go
Through time with

If I had a box just for wishes
And dreams that had never come true
The box would be empty
Except for the memory
Of how they were answered by you

But there never seems to be enough time
To do the things you want to do
Once you find them
I've looked around enough to know
That you're the one I want to go
Through time with



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    UnregisteredSep 4, 2012 at 1:14 pm
    I heard this beautiful song straight after i found out that my wonderful father had cancer. That was 31 years ago. Everytime i hear this song it takes me back to that moment and reminds me of how much my father meant/means to me.
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    UnregisteredJun 19, 2012 at 2:30 am
    If we could save time like coins then spend it later being with the one who makes us forget about time.
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    UnregisteredJun 13, 2012 at 8:50 pm
    Today is the 1 yr anniversary of my mom dying. There's nothing in the world so precious, forgiving and unconditional as a mother's love. She'll love you when everyone else does not. And this song came to my mind when i woke this morning. I don't know how to stop missing her so much.. Maybe, if i could save time in a bottle... Peace, geri
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    UnregisteredMar 21, 2012 at 6:33 pm
    This was sang at my wedding... Today my first love died and this song is forever "ours" rip mark - i love you still
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    UnregisteredJan 27, 2012 at 9:04 pm
    Just returned from my friends funeral - 54 lost to cancer. Her husband chose this song to play for her. Haunting beautiful

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