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Why can't you try to be happy?
Why must you always be sad?
Why spend your only life waiting to have what you know, you can have?
Why spend your only life hoping?
What a torture to be always blue, darling.
Why spend your only life waiting, to do what you know you can do?
What's the worst thing that could possibly happen to you?
Hmmm
Why spend your only life hoping?
What a torture to be always blue, darling.
Why spend your only life waiting to do what you know you can do? x2
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