"I’m Doing Everything (For You)" as written by and Stephen Bryce Avary....
Do you ever do a thing or two just to wake
When you don't have a thing to say
I'll try to take this love but I don't know
Cause I don't want to wait I'm tired of
looking for the folks who try to say
that we don't know until were old cause
that's how it goes but what do i know, oh
And please pick me I'm a terrible mess
You know I just can't help it and I just gotta confess
You do what you do when I care a little less

So stay I'm gonna do everything I'm gonna make it right
I'm gonna make it good I'm gonna do it alright
I'm gonna write it down I'm gonna make a sound

[Chorus]
Cause I'm doing everything for you
Cause I love to be near to you
Something just takes me away to a place where I'm happy
Cause I'm doing everything for you
Yeah you know that I adore you
and I just can't take it anymore

Oh! Oh! you know I gotta know, yeah, oh no

So I'll be making up things for you to see
Like romantic lights surrounding Italy
Cause you deserve the very best, and I'll never rest
So I'll be sure to pass that test
And I just smile and say whoa cause you just gotta know
That every time we stay you never lose your way
It reaches to the stars shines up the clouds and lights up this whole world
Bless your heart you've made me happy again
It's been so long and I'm sick of pretending
You've enlightened the pain in my heart

So stay I'm gonna do everything I'm gonna make it right
I'm gonna make it good I'm gonna do it alright
I'm gonna write it down I'm gonna make a sound

[Chorus]

Cause I do want to wait for another day cause I can feel this is right
I do want to make this go on for too much longer
Cause you've got a ringless finger and I could go buy a ring right now
Well actually I don't have money but that's okay
Cause I can figure it out

[Chorus]


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"I'm Doing Everything (For You)" as written by Stephen Bryce Avary Bryce Avary

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  • +1
    General Commenthaha
    guys... its
    "you've enlightened the BRAIN IN MY HEAD" :)

    and yes, wonderful song. it makes me giggle every time i listen to it.
    tabby_abby08on May 16, 2006   Link
  • +1
    General Commentdoes nobody own a physical copy of this CD to see that it clearly says "the brain in my head" in the lyric booklet?

    this song is playing at my wedding in about 100 years when that time comes.
    "bless your heart, you've made me happy again" cutest love song ever? i think so.
    atl1007on January 22, 2009   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI typed out these lyrics as I was listening to the songs, and if you’ve ever listened to the Rocket Summer you know there are times you can’t quite make out exactly what Bryce is saying, so some lines are just my best guess. But the majority of the lyrics are right. If you think he sings something other then what I typed, let me know and I’ll listen to the song again and if I think your right I’ll change it (if I can).
    NotCoolZeuson May 22, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThis song is good. I've got a few of the other tracks, don't want to get to many and spoil the album for myself, but this is actually my least favorite, not because this is bad..but the others are amazing.
    Just...amazing.
    Guy.
    Starboyon March 09, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI think he says

    "Something just takes me away to a place where I'm happy"
    jaycar2aon April 04, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti think he says

    "you've enlightened the pain in my heart"

    but i can see how it seems confusing cuz it seems to me like he says the brain in my heart but that doesnt make sense.

    ya good song
    madde2333on December 31, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti really like this song. it just makes me happy when i listen to it :P
    "bless your heart you've made me happy again"
    gawd. this guy really knows what hes talking about.
    all the songs are so amazing.
    caitlin.on January 15, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI don’t want to make this go on for too much longer
    And you’ve got a ring less finger
    And I can go buy a ring right now
    Well, actually I don’t have any money
    But that’s ok, cause I can figure it out

    I love that part, it's so fun
    rockinallnighton January 19, 2007   Link
  • 0
    General CommentHaha somebody's in LOVE.

    Kinda like I am...with this song of course.
    It's the sweetest thing that I have ever heard.
    stargardenson February 09, 2007   Link
  • 0
    General Commentis it possible he's saying

    "you've lightened the pain in my heart"?

    like, the person he's singing about has taken
    away a bit of the pain or heartache or whatever?
    liesarelieson December 20, 2007   Link

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