When I'm Gone

Album: A Whole Lot More to Me (2015)
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  • My last breath, I wanna take with a smile
    And no regrets, no hope of turning back that dial
    Let the story I've written be something worth leaving, we're leaving behind

    When I'm gone, tell them I laughed more than I shed tears
    When I'm gone, tell them I stared down all my fears
    That I danced on a wire, and I walked through a fire
    That I lived every moment 'til that moment retired
    So my life goes on, goes on when I'm gone
    Oh, oh
    When I'm Gone

    Tell him I left that town, but it never left my soul
    That I settled down, but I never got old
    If the house was packed and we all raised a glass as the credits rolled

    When I'm gone, tell them I laughed more than I shed tears
    When I'm gone, tell them I stared down all my fears
    That I danced on a wire, and I walked through a fire
    That I lived every moment 'til that moment retired
    So my life goes on, goes on when I'm gone

    Time don't last forever
    Oh oh oh, oh oh oh
    Time don't last forever
    Oh oh oh

    When I'm gone (when I'm gone)
    Did my life go on, go on, go on?

    When I'm gone, tell them I laughed more than I shed tears
    When I'm gone, tell them I stared down all my fears
    That I danced on a wire, and I walked through a fire
    That I lived every moment 'til that moment retired
    So my life goes on, goes on
    When I'm gone
    When I'm gone

    Oh, my last breath I wanna take with a smile

    Oh oh oh when I'm gone
    Oh oh oh when I'm gone
    Oh oh oh when I'm gone
    Oh oh oh when I'm goneWriter/s: Justin Ebach, Steven Dale Jones
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
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