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In the distance light years from tomorrow
Far beyond yesterday
She is watching, heart aching with sorrow
She is broken, as she waits
Hoping when all is said and done we learn to love and be as one

Chorus

Oh Starlight, don’t you cry we're gonna make it right before tomorrow
Oh Starlight, don’t you cry we’re gonna find a place where we belong (where we belong)
And so you know, you’ll never shine alone

There are shadows sleeping on the horizon
Leave us scared and so afraid
As the fallout of a world divided
It brings her tears and so much pain
So we take cover from the dark
Hoping to find where we can start

Chorus

Oh Starlight, don’t you cry we're gonna make it right before tomorrow
Oh Starlight, don’t you cry we’re gonna find a place where we belong (where we belong)
And so you know, you’ll never shine alone
Starlight we’ll find a place where we belong (we belong)

You will see as the mountains fall and turn to dust
And there’s one thing that won’t change
I believe there is something within each of us that always stays
That will always remain as long as love never fades

Chorus

Oh Starlight, don’t you cry we're gonna make it right before tomorrow
Oh Starlight, don’t you cry we’re gonna find a place where we belong (where we belong)
And so you know, you’ll never shine alone
Starlight we’ll find a place where we belong (we belong)

She is watching, heart aching with sorrow
She is broken, as she waits



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    Debbie WoodJan 23, 2013 at 5:33 am
    My almost-6yr old grandson turned me on to this song...... one of the most beautiful songs EVER!!! Love love love it!!
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    UnregisteredAug 14, 2012 at 10:04 pm
    I think it means when two people love each other but cant be together because it would cause to much pain for the ones they love.
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    UnregisteredOct 19, 2013 at 5:52 pm
    I think this song is about two people that love each other so much but are having trouble between them and it hurts them a lot.
    "I believe there is something within each of us that always stays
    That will always remain as long as love never fades"
    That part made tears come out of my eyes because my gf and I just broke up. This part says that there is a feeling between those two people, and that feeling will be there as long as they keep loving each other.
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    sherry_clapp_14May 4, 2013 at 4:37 am
    This is absolutely my favorite song....I LOVE IT! I LOVE SLASH AND MYLES KENNEDY! They make an awsom team!
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    strengthJun 24, 2010 at 2:19 pm
    well i do find a lot of joy in this song and well myles k, just nails it could remind me of arguing with ex, but i choose not to it makes me feel good to here this song

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