"I'm Sorry" as written by Paul D. Allen and James Lorell Moss....
It's cold here in the city
It always seems that way
And I've been thinking about you almost everyday
Thinking about the good times
Thinking about the rain
Thinking about how bad it feels alone again

I'm sorry for the way things are in China
I'm sorry things ain't what they used to be
But more than anything else
I'm sorry for myself
'Cause you're not here with me

Our friends all ask about you
I say you're doing fine
And I expect to hear from you almost anytime
But they all know I'm crying
And I can't sleep at night
They all know I'm dying down deep inside

I'm sorry for all the lies I told you
I'm sorry for the things I didn't say
But more than anything else
I'm sorry for myself
I can't believe you went away

I'm sorry if I took some things for granted
I'm sorry for the chains I put on you
But more than anything else
I'm sorry for myself
For living without you


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"I'm Sorry" as written by Paul D. Allen, James Lorell Moss

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    General Commentthe lyrics are so very wrong it should be:

    It's cold here in the city,
    it always seems that way,
    and I've been thinking about you almost every day.
    Thinking about the good times,
    thinking about the rain.
    Thinking about how bad it feels alone again.

    I'm sorry for the way things are in China,
    I'm sorry things ain't what they used to be.
    More than anything else,
    I'm sorry for myself
    cause you're not here with me.

    Our friends all ask about you,
    I say you're doing fine.
    I expect to hear from you almost anytime.
    They all know I'm crying,
    and I can't sleep at night.
    They all know I'm dying down deep inside.

    I'm sorry for all the lies I told you,
    I'm sorry for the things I didn't say.
    But more than anything else,
    I'm sorry for myself.
    I can't believe you went away.

    I'm sorry if I took some things for granted,
    I'm sorry for the chains I put on you.
    But more than anything else,
    I'm sorry for myself
    for living without you.

    The is the real lyrics.
    pscout007on January 31, 2009   Link
  • 0
    General Commentsuch a sad song..so powerful. sometimes you just wanna get on your knees and say im sorry. always brings a tear to my eyes
    poohblueskyon June 29, 2003   Link
  • 0
    General Commentbest john denver song ever...PERIOD!
    HandsOfDuston November 26, 2004   Link

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