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I hope you never lose your sense of wonder,
You get your fill to eat but always keep that hunger,
May you never take one single breath for granted,
GOD forbid love ever leave you empty handed,
I hope you still feel small when you stand beside the ocean,
Whenever one door closes I hope one more opens,
Promise me that you'll give faith a fighting chance,
And when you get the choice to sit it out or dance.

I hope you dance... I hope you dance.

I hope you never fear those mountains in the distance,
Never settle for the path of least resistance
Livin' might mean takin' chances but they're worth takin',
Lovin' might be a mistake but it's worth makin',
Don't let some hell bent heart leave you bitter,
When you come close to sellin' out reconsider,
Give the heavens above more than just a passing glance,
And when you get the choice to sit it out or dance.

I hope you dance... I hope you dance.
I hope you dance... I hope you dance.
(Time is a wheel in constant motion always rolling us along,
Tell me who wants to look back on their years and wonder where those years have gone.)

I hope you still feel small when you stand beside the ocean,
Whenever one door closes I hope one more opens,
Promise me that you'll give faith a fighting chance,
And when you get the choice to sit it out or dance.

Dance... I hope you dance.
I hope you dance... I hope you dance.
I hope you dance... I hope you dance...
(Time is a wheel in constant motion always rolling us along
Tell me who wants to look back on their years and wonder where those years have gone)



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    captain_carrollJul 20, 2008 at 3:19 pm
    This is a really pretty song. My best friend sang it at a talent show once. (She pwned, by the way.) But anyway, the song is about this person who hopes that whoever it is she's talking to makes the best out of their life.
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    fabiolae954Nov 30, 2008 at 1:47 am
    This song reminds me of my little sister who's still looking for herself as she is only 18 years old. I dedicated it to her to help her find her true self and who she's going to be for the rest of her life. It's her time to shine and make the brightest light possible. Shine my little sissy pooh, shine, and show the world what a beautiful star you really are!

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