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There you are holding her hand
I am lost
Dying to understand
Didn't I cherish you right?
Don't you know you were my life?

Chorus:
Even though I try
I can't let go
Something in your eyes
Captured my soul
And every night I see you in my dreams
You're all I know
I can't let go

Just cast aside
You don't even know I'm alive
You just walk on by
Don't care to see me cry
And here I am
Still holding on
I can't accept
My world is gone
No, no

Chorus

Do you even realize the sorrow I have inside
Everyday of my life?
Do you know the way it feels
When all you have just dies?
I try and try to deny that I need you
But still you remain on my mind

Oh no I just can't get you out of my mind
I never can say goodbye
And every night
I see you in my dreams
You're all I know
I can't let you go

Even though I try
I can't let go
Of something that I need so badly
You're all I know
I can't let go



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  • CarrieFan103897
    CarrieFan103897Feb 24, 2010 at 7:18 pm
    This song almost brought tears to my eyes. She can't let go of the boy, even though she's tried. I love the whistle note at the end, although there are parts in the track that could be better, it's a pretty good song. Good job!
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    TimedToTimelessFutureJul 10, 2009 at 2:51 am
    Sounds like someone is being deeply missed on a very rainy night. Very memorable sounding song. Early 90's style.
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    Misssassya55Jun 26, 2008 at 9:07 am
    Used to be my favourite mariah song until the time came when it had so much relevence to my life. It sums up my life completely tho i hate to admit it. Even tho i ended it numerous times as he couldn't which i know she knows. I couldn't take the doubt she'd planted about me in his head. Didn't see the point in delayin the inevitable! But thats my only consolation. Retribution never comes.

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