"Stay (with Alessia Cara)" as written by and Anton Zaslavski....
Waiting for the time to pass you by
Hope the winds of change will change your mind
I could give a thousand reasons why
And I know you, and you've got to

Make it on your own, but we don't have to grow up
We can stay forever young
Living on my sofa, drinking rum and cola
Underneath the rising sun
I could give a thousand reasons why
But you're going, and you know that

All you have to do is stay a minute
Just take your time
The clock is ticking, so stay
All you have to do is wait a second
Your hands on mine
The clock is ticking, so stay

All you have to do is
All you have to do is stay

Won't admit what I already know
I've never been the best at letting go
I don't wanna spend the night alone
Guess I need you, and I need to

Make it on my own, but I don't wanna grow up
We can stay forever young
Living on my sofa, drinking rum and cola
Underneath the rising sun
I could give a million reasons why
But you're going, and you know that

All you have to do is stay a minute
Just take your time
The clock is ticking, so stay
All you have to do is wait a second
Your hands on mine
The clock is ticking, so stay

All you have to do is
All you have to do is stay

All you have to do is stay
So stay, yeah

All you have to do is stay a minute
Just take your time
The clock is ticking, so stay
All you have to do is wait a second
Your hands on mine
The clock is ticking, so stay
All you have to do is stay


Lyrics submitted by TheWhisper

"Stay" as written by Anders Froen Alessia Caracciolo

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC

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  • +2
    My InterpretationPretty self explanatory, she is asking her lover to stay a while longer and not leave yet.
    Mellow_Harsheron May 01, 2017   Link
  • +1
    MemoryThis is very unusual for me. I have never cried from a song before. But sitting alone in my room thinking of a certain someone, listening to this song, I couldn't help crying. This song isn't even inherently sad...
    TheWhisperon September 09, 2017   Link

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