Between my best intentions, and the most mistaken deeds
Between my greatest yearnings, and the smallest satisfaction
Between my mind’s vivid visions, and all the drabness I see
The shadow falls, he almost smothers me

Just when I think I can make myself clear
The shadow descends, he chokes me with fear
I want to sidestep him, but so far I can’t break free

There’s always the shadow
The shadow of doubt
Standing between me and all I want to be
The shadow of doubt

He leaves me to question my own sincerity
Looks over my shoulder to make decisions tough
His arms enfold us when I hold you close to me
I can’t say, “I love you” and have it mean enough

Use the courage of conviction
And make the shadow fade
Build the strength that comes through hope
And make that shadow fade

Care beyond what words can say
And make the shadow fade
With power in your mind
Keep the shadow behind you


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