You called me up today, tangled in your tears
All tied up and twisting, I told you sit and wait
That I would be right there with a heart and soul to listen
Don't want to see you down and you know no matter what you do
I'll always be around, all I got to say, all I got to say

I want to be the one to tell you, to tell it like it is
To let you know the God of love will never leave your side
I want to be the one to lead you with everything I am
And see the day when you let Him in and make a friend for life

You're telling me your heart is in pieces on the wind
And you've been cast away again, I see it in your eyes
The haunted look of loss that comes when dreams meet their end
I don't want to force you to have faith and you know no matter what you do
I'm gonna love you any way, all I've got to say, all I've got to say

And the only thing that matters is you know you're not alone
'Cause love will stay here with you long after I'm gone

Close your eyes, make a friend for life



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