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You tuck me in,
Turn out the light
Kept me safe and sound at night
Little girls depend on things like that

Brushed my teeth and combed my hair
Had to drive me everywhere
You were always there when I looked back

You had to do it all alone
Make a living, make a home
Must have been as hard as it could be

And when I couldn't sleep at night
Scared things wouldn't turn out right
You would hold my hand and sing to me

Caterpillar in the tree, how you wonder who you'll be
Can't go far but you can always dream
Wish you may and wish you might
Don't you worry hold on tight.
I promise you there will come a day
Butterfly Fly Away
Butterfly Fly Away (butterfly fly away)

Flap your wing now you can't stay
Take those dreams and make them all come true
Butterfly Fly Away (butterfly fly away)
We been waiting for this day
All along and know just what to do
Butterfly,
Butterfly,
Butterfly,
Butterfly Fly Away

(Butterfly Fly Away)

(Butterfly Fly Away)



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    allielover101Jul 9, 2010 at 5:42 pm
    This song reminds me of me and my dad. My mother left us.(she thought that me and my dad were worthless) so she left for another man. My dad lost his job when I was 2, and he didn't have enough money to take care of me. Times were hard for me. Me and my dad lived on the streets. We once didn't eat for 2 weeks! But then a miracle happened, some random lady came up to us and gave us enough money! I remember all those times.
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    drizella1Aug 13, 2009 at 5:03 am
    Um okay this reply is to twirlingmindf0rmusic: you are pathetic! Not georgiapeters09! You are the one who's pathetic! Cuz I have to sing this on 13TH of august for my aunt's engagement thingy btw I'm malaysian and I'm only 9 yet I know meanings and stuff that you wouuldn't know about! Georgiapeters09 is right! This song is really touching and I dedicate it to my dad you have no idea what this song means to me! And not just what it means to me, but what it means to everybody! I had to sing this to my dad on father's day and you posted your comment on his birthday! So you be realistic for once! I'm the one who actually had 2 conversations with her and my mom got lots of conversations with her and if you want to have A conversation with her online I'; M not gonna give you her yahoo messenger. Have fun with your stinkin idiotic life!
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    twirlinGminDf0rmusicJul 25, 2009 at 8:47 am
    Georgiapeters09 I say this becoz I care. Ur pathetic! Ur 2 oa especially ur dad. You took tis s0ng 2 hart? Lol really lol its just a song really get some help there! I know this s0ng is touching but you all always make Miley bad. Some says "MILEY,U ROCK" and others "I HATE MILEY, GET A GRIP!" so why did you look 4 this song lyrics? Answer that miley likers and miley haters! Miley fan16 is a liar! You cann0t use this s0ng and win 1st prize bcoz this song is slow, yes its beautiful to sing,.,., oh maybe the judjes just forgot the name of the good singer so they just put ur name on it. Maybe singing contest in the house! Lol that really is funny. So be serious in putting meanings. Ok?
    Ps: good song Miley! Keep that wd ur dad! :)

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