"Please Remember Me" as written by Will Jennings and Rodney Crowell....
All our tears have reached the sea
Part of you will live in me
Way down deep inside my heart
The days keep coming without fail
New wind is gonna find your sail
That's where your journey starts

You'll find better love
Strong as it ever was
Deep as the river runs
Warm as the morning sun
Please remember me

Just like the waves down by the shore
We're gonna keep on comin' back for more
'Cause we don't ever want to stop
Out in this brave new world you'll see
Ov'r the valleys and the peaks
And I can see you on the top

You'll find better love
Strong as it ever was
Deep as the river runs
Warm as the morning sun
Please remember me

Remember me when you're out walking
When snow falls high outside your door
Late at night when you're not sleeping
And moonlight falls across your floor
And I can't hurt you anymore

You'll find better love
Strong as it ever was
Deep as the river runs
Warm as the morning sun
Please remember me

Please remember me


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"Please Remember Me" as written by Will Jennings Rodney Crowell

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    General CommentThis song is about a man who has broken up with a significant other, a wife, a longtime girlfriend. Someone who has been with him long enough to leave such an impact that he still wishes to be remembered by that person no matter what.

    "All our tears have reached the sea.
    (They've both cried over the breakup)
    Part of you will live in me,
    Way down deep inside my heart
    (He still loves her enough that he wants her to be happy)
    The days keep coming without fail.
    New wind is gonna find your sail
    That's where your journey starts.
    (Time has passed and now she can find new love, she's moved on, maybe he has as well, but he still remembers her and wants her to find love)

    You'll find better love, (than what he had with her)
    Strong as it ever was, (it being thier love)
    Deep as the river runs,
    Warm as the morning sun,
    But please, remember me. (Find this better love, move on, but keep me in your heart)

    Like the waves down by the shore
    We're gonna keep on coming back for more.
    Cause we don't ever wanna stop.
    Out in this brave new world you'll see
    Over the valleys and the peaks.
    And I can see you on the top
    (No matter what happens, no matter where you go, I'll always remember, "see", you)
    (the next four lines ask her to remember him when she's lonely and he can't be there for her)
    Remember me when you're out walking.
    When snow falls high outside your door.
    Late at night when you're not sleeping,
    And moonlight falls across your floor...
    And I can't hurt you anymore. (admition of failure towards loved one)
    CHORUS
    spectr3zon June 09, 2006   Link
  • +2
    General Commenthow fucking depressing is this song? jesus.
    luckye225on May 04, 2004   Link
  • +1
    General CommentI read in an article a few years back that this song is near & dear to Tim's heart because at one time during the beginning of his relationship with Faith Hill, they had some troubled times because of committments, tour schedules, etc. This song is near and dear to my heart because it reminds me of the relationship with my husband. We've been together for 10 years, madly in love but we just aren't meant to be together and it took me that long to finally realize that no matter how much you love someone, doesn't necessarily mean you are meant to be together. We had trying times that pulled us together and broke us apart but we will always remember each other, the positive things we brought to each other and the good times we had.
    bubbles1096on February 03, 2010   Link
  • 0
    General Commenthaha, yeah.. its depressing, but its good. something about it just makes me love it. heartbreak is horrible, no?
    pUnKeR_gIrL44on September 19, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI really like this song. It's kind of depressing, but it puts you in a mood, ya know? OK I'm done being all mushy now :)
    zacsteron October 01, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General CommentCan someone interpret this to me...I was told that this song reminds him of us. Or like from him to me.
    karaokequeenon April 15, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThis song makes me cry everytime i hear it. It always makes me think of my friend, he died last year and this song just breaks my heart when I hear it because the last verse is almost the exact lines in the poem that was read at his funeral.
    Fading_into_lighton April 18, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentWell, since no one is really telling us what this songs means to them...I will let you all know what I think it means: He is not worthy of her..in his eyes, I mean. He thinks she can do better than him, kinda keep her options open! Does that make sense?
    karaokequeenon May 05, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentVery very sad song. I think it is about someone who feels like they're holding their lover back
    francoon January 09, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI think of my Papa everytime I hear this song. He passed away a little while ago and he'd be saying this to us. Go on with your life but please remember me.
    waxpoeticon January 10, 2006   Link

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