Maybe I didn't treat you
Quite as good as I should
Maybe I didn't love you
Quite as often as I could
Little things I should have said and done
I never took the time

You were always on my mind
You were always on my mind

Maybe I didn't hold you
All those lonely, lonely times
And I guess I never told you
I am so happy that you're mine
If I made you feel second best
I'm so sorry I was blind

You were always on my mind
You were always on my mind

Tell me, tell me that your sweet love hasn't died
Give me,
One more chance to keep you satisfied
Satisfied

Little things that I should have said and done
I never took the time
You were always on my mind
You were always on my mind

Tell me, tell me that your sweet love hasn't died
Give me,
One more chance to keep you satisfied
You were always on my mind
You were always on my mind
You were always on my mind
You were always in my house

You were always on my mind it's true
I never thought of anyone else but you
You are on my mind and in my dreams
I should have stopped to make you see you are always

I worked so hard I thought you knew
My love I did it all for you
I never really had the time
And I guess you couldn't read my mind you were always

You were always on my mind
You were always on my mind
You were always on my mind
You were always on my mind
You were always on my mind
You were always on my mind
You were always on my mind
You were always on my mind

Maybe I didn't treat you
Quite as good as I should
Maybe I didn't love you
Quite as often as I could
Maybe I didn't hold you
All those lonely, lonely times
And I guess I never told you
I'm so happy that you're mine
Maybe I didn't love you


Lyrics submitted by Mina-dupe

Always on My Mind/In My House Lyrics as written by John Jr. Christopher Wayne Carson Thompson

Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Sentric Music

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    This song says: I treated you like crap, but I still love you. I put my work, my friends, myself above you, but I still love you. I dont romance you anymore, or say "I love you", but I still love you. So now that you are going to leave me, I am asking for a 2nd chance.... because I still love you.

    michaelwesleyon June 18, 2008   Link
  • +1
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    Wonderful, a simply wonderful version of old Elvis song. Now if only I could get it out of my head.

    Czar Peteron April 11, 2003   Link
  • +1
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    A decent remake of the Willie Nelson song. "Were"-past tense. That is not much of a "present". :P

    redshiftdazzleron December 20, 2011   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    good luck trying to get it outta your head, this one sticks like rubber cement.

    "tell me that your sweet love hasn't died" ...just beautiful.

    kankurouon January 25, 2006   Link
  • 0
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    This song is so moving, it gives me goosebumps every time I hear it. One of the best covers of this classic song.

    DC10on February 18, 2006   Link
  • 0
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    what a sweet song! awwh! i feel like a teenie bopper when i hear it...

    GrungyBeatleon January 18, 2007   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    One 80s remake of a classic song that dioesn't fall on its face.

    TheMonolithon November 09, 2009   Link
  • 0
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    I've been listening to this song a lot recently. And as many as posted before it's about a breakup. However, my take on it's about someone who had a crush on a potential partner. Which never came to be and the said person who had the crush still thinks of that person they never got with.

    Horror_n_M3talon May 21, 2022   Link
  • -1
    General Comment

    sweetness

    young_jableson September 05, 2007   Link
  • -1
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    Given the movie clip that it part of the video too, there seems to be a fairly open gay element to this.

    warmerdayson September 27, 2008   Link

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