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You packed in the morning, I stared out the window
And I struggled for something to say
You left in the rain without closing the door
I didn't stand in your way.

But I miss you more than I missed you before
And now where I'll find comfort, God knows
'Cause you left me just when I needed you most
Left me just when I needed you most.

Now most every morning, I stare out the window
And I think about where you might be
I've written you letters that I'd like to send
If you would just send one to me.

'Cause I need you more than I needed before
And now where I'll find comfort, God knows
'Cause you left me just when I needed you most
Left me just when I needed you most.

You packed in the morning, I stared out the window
And I struggled for something to say
You left in the rain without closing the door
I didn't stand in your way.

Now I love you more than I loved you before
And now where I'll find comfort, God knows
'Cause you left me just when I needed you most
Oh yeah, you left me just when I needed you most
You left me just when I needed you most



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    UnregisteredFeb 5, 2014 at 10:52 am
    This song brings tears to my eyes, as I can relate to what it means to me during a very difficult time I am going through. I am going through a divorce and someone else recently came along and stole my heart and then broke it. He knew I needed him last week when I had surgery and he never even called me to find out how I was. I am glad I found out now that he was playing me, but like the song says, "you left me just when I needed you most!"
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    UnregisteredJul 21, 2012 at 7:03 pm
    A person whom i have the utmost respect for, told me a story about this song, and i'll never look at it the same way. While he was young, and going through the struggles of growing up, his mother was also having problems, that caused her to take her own life. The morning of her funeral, his alarm clock woke him, playing this song. I can only imagine the pain he felt at that moment
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    UnregisteredApr 29, 2012 at 10:23 am
    I think that i associate this song with my grandpa dying before i was born and my dad would always tell me about him, and how much he missed him and his advice and that he finally was able to talk with him about why he raised my dad so harsh, and just when he thought he was having a brand new relationship with his dad , the next day my grandpa was electrocuted but he was able to tell his son that he loved him
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    UnregisteredApr 2, 2012 at 11:46 pm
    My daughter left me for drugs. I always thought we would be together until the end of my life. Now i have to live my older age without her. I miss her. I wish she would come home. But the drugs have her now. I wonder every day how and where she is. If she came home i would be so happy but i don't think she can face me. I just wish she could. I forgive her... For everything. I was sitting here thinking of her & i thought of this song.
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    UnregisteredFeb 27, 2012 at 12:09 pm
    Ive lived it word for word and now all the yrs gone bye now only god knows how i pulled through the way i handled it i should be dead now and often wish i was rather than watch another man in my world holding my world just when she got me coming round to her way of thinking i needed her most and shes gone

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