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Oh baby don't it feel like heaven right now
Don't it feel like something from a dream
Yeah I've never known nothing quite like this
Don't it feel like tonight might never be again
Baby we'd know better than to try and pretend
Honey no one coulda ever told me 'bout this
I said yeah yeah (yeah yeah)
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah

Chorus
The waiting is the hardest part
Every day you see one more card
You take it on faith, you take it to the heart
The waiting is the hardest part

Well yeah I might have chased a couple women around
All it ever got me was down
Yeah, then there were those that made me feel good
But never as good as I feel right now
Baby you're the only one that's ever known how
To make me wanna live like I wanna live now
I said yeah yeah (yeah yeah)
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah

Chorus
The waiting is the hardest part
Every day you get one more yard
You take it on faith, you take it to the heart
The waiting is the hardest part

Oh don't let it kill you baby, don't let it get to you
Don't let it kill you baby, don't let it get to you
I'll be your bleedin' heart, I'll be your cryin' fool
Don't let this go too far, don't let it get to you

Yeah yeah (yeah yeah)
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah

Chorus
The waiting is the hardest part
Every day you get one more yard
You take it on faith, you take it to the heart
The waiting is the hardest part

Yeah the waiting is the hardest, part
Ohhh oh oh oh oh oh
It's the hardest part
Woah oh oh oh oh
It's the hardest part



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