"Be Careful, It's My Heart" as written by and Irving Berlin....
Be careful, it's my heart,
It's not my watch you're holding, it's my heart.
It's not the note that I sent you that you quickly burn,
It's not the book I lent you that you never return.
Remember, it's my heart,
The heart with which so willingly I part
It's yours to take, to keep or break, but please, before you start,
Be careful, remember it's my heart.
Remember,
It's my heart,
This heart with which so willingly I part
It's yours to take, to keep or break, but please, before you start,
Be careful, be careful
Be careful it's my heart!


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"Be Careful It's My Heart" as written by Irving Berlin

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    General Commentthis song is so cute!
    I took it on such a literal level for so long; it took many listenings before I thought of it more metaphorically - that when you're with someone it's not just their time you're taking up - it's an emotional connection you're building. I like to think of it working on both levels.
    darneeon March 30, 2006   Link

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