"I Was There" as written by and Billie Joe/kiffmeyer Armstrong....
Looking back upon my life
And the places that I've been
Pictures, faces, girls I've loved
I try to remember when
Faded memories on the wall
Some names I have forgotten
But each one is a memory I
Look back on so often

[Chorus x2]
I look into the past
I want to make it last
I was there

Looking back what I have done
There's lots more life to live
At times I feel overwhelmed
I question what I can give
But I don't let it get me down
Or cause me too much sorrow
There's no doubt about who I am
I always have tomorrow

[Chorus x2]

Looking back upon my life
Faded memories on the wall
Looking now at who I am
I don't let it get me down

Looking back upon my life
And the places that I've been
Pictures, faces, girls I've loved
I try to remember when
But I don't let it get me down
Or cause me too much sorrow
There's no doubt about who I am
I always have tomorrow

[Chorus x2]


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"I Was There" as written by Frank E. Billie Joe Armstrong

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    General CommentAww well i felt bad that no one posted anything about this song...so i thought what the hey. I think this song is about reflecting on your past and not wanting to forget all the memories that you have from all the years of your life and trying to figure out who you are in life...very inspirational song.
    GreenDayRMyHeroson June 11, 2002   Link

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