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Show me the meaning of the word.
Show me the meaning of the word.
'cause I've heard so much about it.
They say you can't live without it.
Welcome to the human race,
With it's war, diseases and brutality.
You with your innocence and grace.
Restore some pride and dignity to our world in decline.
Welcome to the special place,
And our heart of stone that is cold and grey.
You with your angel face,
Keep the despair at bay, and send it away.
Show me the meaning of the word.
Show me the meaning of the word.
'cause I've heard so much about it.
I don't want to live without it.
Oh,
I want love, I want love.
I want love.
Welcome here from outer space,
The Milky Way's still in your eyes.
You find yourself a hopeless case,
One who is seeking perfection on Earth, some kind of rebirth.
Show me the meaning of the word.
Show me the meaning of the word.
'cause I've heard so much about it.
Don't make me live without it.
Oh, love.
I want love. I want
Love.



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    UnregisteredApr 26, 2012 at 2:32 am
    Miss hynde wrote this song for her new baby. It is written from the point of view of someone with a cynical broken heart who is in awe of the complete innocence and love that is found only in the face of a newborn baby. It is saying "show me what true love really means, i've heard of it and i want to know what it is. "

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