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A faded wedding photograph
You and me in our first dance
Our eyes are closed
We're lost in one sweet embrace
Since those days the world has changed
Our love remains the same
God knows we've had our share of saving grace

And I'm proud of all the blessings
You have given me
The mountains we have climbed to get this far
You learn to take the laughter with the tears
After all these years

You make it feel brand new
After the fires that we walked thru
Against the odds we never lost our faith

In a house we've made our own
Where our children all have grown
Precious moments time can not erase

Make a livin' up and down the gypsy highway
Seasons that we've beared to share apart
Somehow in my heart I always keep you near
After all these years

After all these years
You stood by me
The days and nights that I was gone
After all these years
You sacrificed, believed in me
And you stood strong
Cause with our love there's nothing left to fear
After all these years

After all these years
You stood by me
The days and nights that I was gone
After all these years
You sacrificed, believed in me
And you stood strong
Cause with our love there's nothing left to fear
After all these years



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    Nephi22Sep 23, 2009 at 3:53 pm
    I love this song. I dedicate this to my one and only. It's what marriage is all about, sharing ups and downs together.
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    UnregisteredJul 18, 2012 at 4:47 pm
    This song makes me cry. It also reminds me of what am missing a great relationship to build my life around, children to call my own and hold and watch them grow. The yearnings in my hearts and great heart desires. I know it will come true and then i will sing this song and i will cry more and more in joy and happiness again and again.
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    UnregisteredJul 18, 2012 at 3:46 am
    I've been an internal consultant for my company for the last 7 years, and the last 3 years i've traveled 75% of the business days. My wife of 20 years has held down the fort, and welcomed me home with a smile, kiss, and a hug. She's amazing, and i look forward to the next 30+ years we will share together, as my parents celebrated their 50th anniversary on saturday, as my dad's parents did in 1980.
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    UnregisteredJul 10, 2012 at 2:45 am
    Life is not as simple as we think.. Life could be full of happiness, sadness, tears, fears, pains and sacrifices.. But the thing that makes us stand still and keep moving on , is being w/ the person that keeps on doing everything to guide you... , and giving hi/her broad understanding... , especially on the days of your weaknesses.. , and in every fall, reaching you to stand againn.. And keep on loving you...
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    UnregisteredMay 5, 2012 at 1:04 pm
    This song means a lot to me.. Its like getting into a wrong marriage forcing me to accept and experience true love in a wrong time but fortunately ending it up for the sake of the first marriage... He raise his new family and i raise mine too.. He has children of his own and i have mine and after all these years he stood by me and still believes in me.precious moments cannot be erase.secretly i still love the man but i must choose the right path.. This time i realize that i love my husband,my children and my family as i look our faded wedding photographs..

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