"Don't Go Away" as written by and Glen Richard/nichols Phillips....
We were sharing so many words and feelings
Age is heavier, it seems, than years alone
But, I told you things I wouldn't dream of telling anyone
Are we drifting out, like flowers from a forgotten someone

Don't go away
I can't feel the same without you

We were making so many plans and secrets
We would both be millionaires or kings or presidents
But like everything those little dreams
Just kind of came and went
Hard now just to make end meet
How soon we all forget

Lyrics submitted by rabidpenguin

"Don't Go Away" as written by Glen Richard Phillips Dean V Dinning

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  • +2
    General CommentI thought this song was about a woman when I first heard it. I then heard Glen say it was about a childhood friend moving away.
    rewc27on June 22, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThis song is phenomenal. The lyrics are great and the tone is just so heartfelt.
    pglive21on January 04, 2006   Link
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    General Commenti made this disc when this guy i'm close to was gone...this was the very last song on the disc. it says everything about our friendship...i never want it to go away.
    onebadjacketon March 21, 2007   Link
  • -1
    My OpinionI really like this song in every way except for the chorus; it sounds too much like whining. But then again, I guess it is supposed to...
    Teabeardon November 14, 2009   Link

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