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Jo Dee Messina – Not Going Down lyrics

Hey, Mmmhmmm
Woke up today with a headache
More bills to pay than a corporation
Hey when will it end
My mirror says I could use a break
An easy day
Some appreciation
Hey how bout a friend
When days like these
Start to fall in on me
I have to face my reflection and say
Hey hey

Been burned by the fire
Been stuck under water
Strung up on the wire
And still the world goes round
Been tossed like a free throw
Knocked down when the wind blows
Pull the curtin on the hurtin
'cause I'm not goin down, not goin down

Inside of me is the only
Highway that leads to a true freedom
Holding out it's hand
I close my eyes
And it's alright
The sun will shine on a new horizon
Just around the bend
Days like these bring out the strength in me
So I can face my reflection and say


I still get dizzy and frantic
Lonely and paniced
But this time I won't let it beat me
I can see clearly
I know who I am
That's how I know I've begun livin


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