"At The Beginning" as written by and Steven Flaherty Lynn Ahrens....
We were strangers, starting out on a journey
Never dreaming, what we'd have to go through
Now here we are, I'm suddenly standing
At the beginning with you

No one told me, I was going to find you
Unexpected, what you did to my heart
When I lost hope, you were there to remind me
This is the start

And life is a road that I wanna keep going
Love is a river, I wanna keep flowing
Life is a road, now and forever, wonderful journey
I'll be there when the world stops turning
I'll be there when the storm is through
In the end I wanna be standing
At the beginning with you

We were strangers, on a crazy adventure
Never dreaming, how our dreams would come true
Now here we stand, unafraid of the future
At the beginning with you

And life is a road that I wanna keep going
Love is a river, I wanna keep flowing
Life is a road, now and forever, wonderful journey
I'll be there when the world stops turning
I'll be there when the storm is through
In the end I wanna be standing
At the beginning with you

Knew there was somebody, somewhere
A new love in the dark
Now I know my dream will live on
I've been waiting so long
Nothing's gonna tear us apart

And life is a road that I wanna keep going
Love is a river, I wanna keep flowing
Life is a road, now and forever, wonderful journey
I'll be there when the world stops turning
I'll be there when the storm is through
In the end I wanna be standing
At the beginning with you

Life is a road that I wanna keep going
Love is a river, I wanna keep going on
Starting out on a journey
Life is a road that I wanna keep going
Love is a river, I wanna keep flowing
In the end I wanna be standing
At the beginning with you


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"At the Beginning" as written by Stephen Flaherty Lynn Ahrens

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  • +1
    General Commenti wish i had someone to share this song with! :(
    paper_bag_princesson May 15, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General CommentThere's this groovy gal out there called Jennifer n she suggested i listen to this song so maybe we could play it together one day~
    -THANKQ JENNIFER I LOVE THIS SONG! HOHOHO!! (^^)!!!
    What is means to me?.. *emMM..* to be honest, didnt think of that the 1st time i heard of it but got more obvious as i put it on repeat~ ^^
    The artists may have intended it to be interpreted as the "revival" of an old love~ i saw it as... an end of one and the begining of another~ =)
    which is pretty funky and made sense to me cuz.. *shrugz* in context maybe?
    anywayz!~ have a wonderful day everybardie!~ ^^!!
    (THIS SONG RULES!) V(^^)*waves*
    Ch33z3BuRGeR*"`on June 21, 2003   Link
  • 0
    General Commenta song about finally being with the 1 u love and not letting anything get in ur way!
    Soul Sista 100on February 23, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThis song means a lot to me... It makes me recall the good memories I got from the start of my own journey.
    Elyuon March 04, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti wish i had someone to share this song with! :(
    paper_bag_princesson May 15, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI remember hearing either Richard Marx or Donna Lewis say that this song was about, how, in relationships, things are always great at the beginning and after a while, the initial "flare" is lost. This song was about wishing to preserve that "flare".
    dingeron August 27, 2002   Link
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    General Commentembarking on a whole new love together.
    so b-e-a-u tiful! yummy.
    (and oyea. i wished i could duet this with someone i love. sigh)
    Dappy89on August 20, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentexactly, great to duet with, .........goodness.......
    deludedon September 21, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentWhile I love the actual meaning to this song, this song means a lot to me for an entirely different reason. It reminds me of my younger days as a little kid when Anastasia was one of my favorite movies. <3 I remember rewinding the end credits over and over again just so I could listen to this song.

    Even as a kid, I had a great taste in music. :)
    BlacklightTranceon November 17, 2011   Link
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    MemoryActually whenever I listen to this song, I recall my childhood, cos I always loved the cartoon "The Lion King", and this is one of it's soundtracks. :)
    Rmeenaon January 04, 2014   Link

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