Everybody's looking for that something
One thing that makes it all complete
You'll find it in the strangest places
Places you never knew it could be

Some find it in the face of their children
Some find it in their lover's eyes
Who can deny the joy it brings
When you've found that special thing
You're flying without wings

Some find it sharing every morning
Some in their solitary nights
You'll find it in the words of others
A simple line can make you laugh or cry

You find it in the deepest friendship
The kind you cherish all your life
And when you know how much that means
You've found that special thing
You're flying without wings

So, impossible as they may seem
You've got to fight for every dream
'Cause who's to know
Which one you let go
Would have made you complete

Well, for me it's waking up beside you
To watch the sunrise on your face
To know that I can say, "I love you"
In any given time or place

It's little things that only I know
Those are the things that make you mine
And it's like flying without wings
'Cause you're my special thing
I'm flying without wings

And you're the place my life begins
And you'll be where it ends
I'm flying without wings
And that's the joy you bring
I'm flying without wings


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Flying Without Wings Lyrics as written by Steven Mccutcheon Wayne Anthony Hector

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    whoaa...this song is great! i think that 'thing' all people aresearching for in this song is love! and that's why it said that when we found love, we'll be flying without wings..! mark's voice is great too plus beautiful eyes in the video clip!

    Sallyxon March 26, 2002   Link
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    definitely the best Westlife song in the world...the lyrics are beautiful and i'm pretty darn sure lots of people out there can relate to them becuase they talk about the heart and sould of life itself-love and with love, nothing, not even 'flying without wings' is impossible!

    reikirikaon May 30, 2002   Link
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    this song means the world to me, my mother died the year this song came out and it helped me thru the hard tims!!! i told mark that the last time i met westlife and he was touched!!! i will love westlife and mark for the rest of my life,they helped me thru my troubles and they are so lovely everytime i meet them!!! I LOVE U WESTLIFE!!!! :-)

    mcfeelanon June 22, 2004   Link
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    without doubt, their best yet. An epic song, performed excellently by shane and mark. A classic.

    Raidenon April 05, 2002   Link
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    i found my something ...and i love this song because it reminds me how good i have it

    unknown_lalaon June 03, 2002   Link
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    "You'll find it in the strangest places"

    for some reason this line makes me laugh hahahahahahahah. just kidding........:)

    sarahmansouron June 15, 2002   Link
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    i've found my special thing when carol walked into my life..she's my angel..we danced to this song,and it was such a bliss..i'll never forget that moment..honey,i love you..great song for lovers

    dariofooon July 03, 2002   Link
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    My all time favourite Westlife song, beautifully sang and the video is amazing. Reminds of the good times ive shared with ppl. These boys can do no wrong!!!!

    ali8284on August 14, 2002   Link
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    the words are meaningful. Love it.

    gene86on September 11, 2002   Link
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    hhmmm for that person who said westlife don't write their own songs.... they do write some. not all, no. but quite a few. know your facts before you make a comment. and its not only boybands that dont write their own songs..... aerosmith doesnt write all their own songs etc. anyways this song is gorgeous

    regan_89on June 20, 2003   Link

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