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Well you only need the light when it's burning low
Only miss the sun when it starts to snow
Only know you love her when you let her go
Only know you've been high when you're feeling low
Only hate the road when you're missing home
Only know you love her when you let her go
And you let her go


Staring at the bottom of your glass
Hoping one day you'll make a dream last
But dreams come slow and they go so fast

You see her when you close your eyes
Maybe one day you'll understand why

Everything you touch surely dies

But you only need the light when it's burning low
Only miss the sun when it starts to snow
Only know you love her when you let her go
Only know you've been high when you're feeling low
Only hate the road when you're missing home

Only know you love her when you let her go

Staring at the ceiling in the dark
Same old empty feeling in your heart
'Cause love comes slow and it goes so fast

Well you see her when you fall asleep
But never to touch and never to keep
'Cause you loved her too much and you dive too deep


Well you only need the light when it's burning low
Only miss the sun when it starts to snow
Only know you love her when you let her go
Only know you've been high when you're feeling low
Only hate the road when you're missing home
Only know you love her when you let her go

And you let her go
Oh oh oh no
And you let her go
Oh oh oh no
Well you let her go

'Cause you only need the light when it's burning low
Only miss the sun when it starts to snow

Only know you love her when you let her go
Only know you've been high when you're feeling low
Only hate the road when you're missing home
Only know you love her when you let her go

'Cause you only need the light when it's burning low
Only miss the sun when it starts to snow
Only know you love her when you let her go
Only know you've been high when you're feeling low
Only hate the road when you're missing home
Only know you love her when you let her go
And you let her go



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    UnregisteredOct 25, 2013 at 5:37 pm
    This song honestly describes my life. It is true that you do lose the ones you love but its how you cope with the loss. You don't know what you have until its gone and out of your reach. You wish you can get it back but it's the past and its not coming back. Your going to miss things no matter what happens, but sometimes you have to let things go and move on, its the meaning of life. You have to learn to cope with your failures, your greatness, and your ups and downs. It's how you keep going in life. You just have to push through it all and see where it goes from theere.
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    UnregisteredSep 28, 2014 at 7:29 am
    I really love the message of the song. It gives something substantiated means in my life. I may not be her but I feel like her and I really feel the music as I am listening to its acoustics. To appreciate other on the things they wish to have and let them towards their life give them the freedom to think and make them feel happy for the things they wish to do without the aid of others. Let them be free and give them the way towards the things they wanted to soar. Love is not about pushing people for those thing they don't want to do but to let them be free and be happy for what they wish.

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