La la la la
You've been so kind and generous
I don't know how you keep on giving
For your kindness I'm in debt to you

For your selflessness my admiration
For everything you've done you know I'm bound
I'm bound to thank you for it
La la la la
Hey hey hey

You've been so kind and generous
I don't know how you keep on giving
For your kindness I'm in debt to you
And I never could have come this far without you

For everything you've done, you know I'm bound
I'm bound to thank you for it
La la la la

Oh, I want to thank you for so many gifts you gave
The love, the tenderness, I want to thank you
I want to thank you for your generosity, the love
And the honesty that you gave me
I want to thank you show my gratitude
My love, and my respect for you, I want to thank you
Oh, I want to thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you
I want to thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you


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Kind and Generous Lyrics as written by Natalie Merchant

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    Beautify song. I would love nothing more than to dance with my dad at my wedding to this song. I couldn't have said it better myself...

    SBROon May 15, 2002   Link
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    Great song. It's uplifting simplicity is it's power. Natalie sings it with amazing passion.

    endofthelinejoelon June 16, 2004   Link
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    its kind of sad that i couldnt sing this song to anyone but myself

    bttr2gthr55on September 30, 2008   Link
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    Beautify song. I would love nothing more than to dance with my dad at my wedding to this song. I couldn't have said it better myself...

    SBROon May 15, 2002   Link
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    It's a beautiful song.I t makes me think of somebody close that I admire

    Tortieshell4/19/03on April 21, 2003   Link
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    I also dedicated this song to my daddy.

    mrsdarthvaderon July 12, 2005   Link
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    Natalie has mentioned before that this song is about Jesus Christ.

    kaitiemarieon August 20, 2007   Link
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    oh yeah I have someone this song is for

    geekgirl87on February 02, 2010   Link

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