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You worked two jobs,
To keep a roof above our heads,
You chose a life for me,
No you never gave up,
I admire you for the strength you've instilled in me,
You were so young
You were just my age when you had me mom,
You were so brave.
There was nothing gonna stop or get in our way.
And I know you will always be there for me.

So when you're lost and you're tired,
When you're broken in two,
Let my love take you higher, cause I, I still turn to you.
I still turn to you, I still turn to you.

It was '94, the year that
Everything started to change from before
You had to be a woman,
You were forced to change your ways, to change your ways...
Then you found the Lord,
You gave your life to Him,
And you could not ignore, the love he had for you

And I wanted more of your heart.

So when you're lost and you're tired,
When you're broken in two,
Let my love take you higher,
Cause I, I still turn to you.
I still turn to you, I still turn to you
.

I don't know what I'd if you left me,
So please don't go away,
Everything that you are is who I am, who I am today...

So when you're lost (you're Lost) and you're tired, (you're tired)
When you're broken in two, (In two)
Let my love take you higher, (You higher)
Cause I, (I) I still turn to you.
I still turn to you, I still turn to you.

To you, to you, to you.
I still turn to you.
(I still turn to you)
Cause I, I turn to you.



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    UnregisteredMar 28, 2014 at 4:51 pm
    This song really shows how thankful and greatful justin is towards his mother. From this song, we can tell that his mother has played an extremely big role in his life and we can see how much sacrifices pattie has actually made for justin. Justin and Pattie really deserves everything they have now. I'm sure this song makes us reflect and be thankful and grateful our mothers that brought us into this world. You might say they shouldn't have have birth to you as you are going through a tough time now and might actually wish you were not alive. But trust me, life is amazing. If your mother didn't bring u into this world, you will definitely not know this heartthrob-Justin bieber!
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    UnregisteredMay 15, 2012 at 1:38 am
    Life, respect and love. Although i don't have the strongest relationship with my mother, it makes me be thankful for what she has done. Not only does it connect me more to my mom but to my father to. This song gives us a greater understanding of justin and i truly am honored to even be able to hear this amazing son. Stay strong justin and pattie
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    UnregisteredMay 14, 2012 at 5:11 pm
    For me, with this song, jb wants to thank his mother for all she did for him and for all she is still doing. Now he wants to give back all this love to her. Probably he wants to give hope to all the moms who have to grove up their children alone, and if sometimes it's difficult they shouldn't give up.

    Great song!!! Enormous significance!!!
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    UnregisteredAug 20, 2012 at 12:57 pm
    I'm not a huge fan of justin bieber but i really like this song. I can really relate to it. My mom had me young and gave me away for adoption in fact my mom was actually 17 :) i've never met her but i'm sure it took a lot of strength to decide not to get an abortion :)
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    UnregisteredAug 8, 2012 at 6:13 am
    I actually just started liking justin bieber song as long as you love me and i really want to say i love your music and i think he had some hard times with his mother when he was a child but he stills loves her for putting a roof over his head!!!... Love you justin

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