"That Was Yesterday" as written by Lou Gramm and Michael Leslie Jones....
I thought I knew you well
But all this time I could never tell
I let you get away
Haunts me every night and every day

You were the only one
The only friend I counted on
How could I watch you walk away
I'd give anything to have you here today

But now I stand alone with my pride
And dream that you're still by my side

But that was yesterday
I had the world in my hands
But it's not the end of my world
Just a slight change of plans
That was yesterday
But today life goes on
No more hiding in yesterday
'Cause yesterday's gone, oh

Love, my love I gave it all
Thought I saw the light, when I heard you call
Life that we both could share
Has deserted me, left me in despair

But now I stand alone with my pride
Fighting back the tears I never let myself cry

But that was yesterday
Love was torn from my hands
But it's not the end of my world
Just a little hard to understand
That was yesterday
But today life goes on
You won't find me in yesterday's world
Now yesterday's gone
Goodbye yesterday
Now it's over and done
Still I hope somewhere deep in your heart
Yesterday will live on, oh


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"That Was Yesterday" as written by Michael Leslie Jones Lou Gramm

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    General CommentAww! This song is the saddest one. I love it... Im not over it.
    Anabelly8on March 22, 2009   Link
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    General CommentONE comment??!! It's amazing. heartbreaking.
    summerteeth99on February 24, 2010   Link
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    MemoryThis song reminds me of a relationship I was in, I wish I could forget about "yesterday"!
    I have physically moved on, but never emotionally. I will always hold a part of you in my heart and soul forever CEC!
    cynthiabron September 20, 2012   Link
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    General Commentits very sad indeed ...one of my best foreigner song's
    ncobion February 12, 2015   Link

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