For Love

©2014 Garrett Clevenger

 

A D A ††††††† Mama works the night shift ††††† at the county hospital

E D A †††††††† She doesn't see her kids ††††††††††† much at all.

D A ††††††††††† She misses them †† more than anything.

E A ††††††††††† She does it all †††††† for them.

D ††††††††††††††† The things she does for love.

 

††††A †††††††††††††††††††††††††† She gives it.

††††A †††††††††††††††††††††††††† She lives it.

††††A †††††††††††††††††††††††††† She's with it.

E A E A E A EA †††††††† She always always is it.

 

A D A ††††††† When I was in middle school. I felt something new.

E D A †††††††† I noticed things outside ††††††††††† and I grew.

D A ††††††††††† The girls sitting next to me †††††† became so beautiful

E A ††††††††††† and for them ††††††††††††††††† I'd often fall.

D ††††††††††††††† The things I do for love.

 

E  A E †††††††††††††††††††††††††† I take it.

E  A E †††††††††††††††††††††††††† I break it.

E  A E †††††††††††††††††††††††††† I make it

E A E A E A EA †††††††† and Iíve been know to fake it.

 

A D A ††††††† Now I've reached the golden age. The prime of my life.

E D A †††††††† I have two kids †††† and a wife.

D A ††††††††††† There isn't anything I wouldn't do for them.

E A ††††††††††† They truly are my best friends.

D ††††††††††††††† The things we do for love.

 

E  A E †††††††††††††††††††††††††† It fills us.

E  A E †††††††††††††††††††††††††† It thrills us.

E  A E †††††††††††††††††††††††††† It can chill us

E A E A E A EA †††††††† and also sometimes kills us.

 

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E A E A E A EA †††††††† These are the things we do for love.

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