It's been a long, long time since I looked into the mirror
I guess that I was blind
Now my reflection's getting clearer
Now that you're gone things will never be the same again

There's not a minute that goes by every hour of every day
You're such a part of me
But I just pulled away
Well, I'm not the same girl
you used to know
I wish I said the words I never showed

[Chorus]
I know you had to go away
I died just a little, and I feel it now
You're the one I need
I believe that I would cry just a little
Just to have you back now
Here with me
Here with me

You know that silence is loud when all you hear is your heart
And I wanted so badly just to be a part of something strong and true
But I was scared and left it all behind

[Chorus]

And I'm asking
And I'm wanting you to come back to me
Please?

I never will forget that look upon
your face
How you turned away and left
without a trace
But I understand that you did what you had to do
And I thank you

[Chorus]


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Here with Me Lyrics as written by Michelle Branch John Shanks

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    I think everyone can relate to these lyrics..... just apply them to your own situations. Something you lost, but wish you didn't.

    uandidunnoon August 30, 2002   Link
  • +1
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    All the songs on The Spirit Room could have been singles! I love them all!

    Quickstepon October 26, 2006   Link
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    This is one of my favorite Michelle songs! It brings memories of times when I have felt this way so much.

    Rosaline23on April 28, 2002   Link
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    I love her CD! She totally rocks!

    USAngel20on June 01, 2002   Link
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    ths song used to my favorite song...until i listened to it so much that i got tired of it...but i can still so relate to this song...it's like this song was made for me...michelle rocks! :)

    shmellysox2002on July 13, 2002   Link
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    This is my favourite song from the Spirit Room cd. Totally rocks.

    shai2002on July 18, 2002   Link
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    this is my favorite song of michelle's. i feel like she was reading my diary when she wrote it.... i can relate to it so much. michelle branch totally rocks!

    ~*blondie*~on August 06, 2002   Link
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    I love this song so much n i love singin it too along with all her other songs, she's soooooo talented i love her so much lol ~Erica~

    crazy_cool253on May 31, 2005   Link
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    "You know that silence is loud when all you hear is your heart"

    i love this line. it's describes so well how i feel right now. i feel so alone sometimes, and it's just me and my thoughts and my heart. this song is so perfect.

    photocopied_hearton December 05, 2005   Link
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    Fantastic and somewhat unnoticed tune. This one could have made it as a single.

    Tidalcloudon May 06, 2006   Link

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