Back to the Otherside

Album: Sweet Southern Sugar (2017)
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  • Yeah, listen up son

    It ain't easy growing up
    In the age of this life where it seems that love ain't enough
    And not knowing gets tough
    All the rage and stride for your dreams could seem handcuffed
    You feel bluffed by the masses
    All these wanna be kings, wingdings, and jackasses
    But time passes fast so keep your head up
    Don't let go and know we all fuck up
    Yeah, we all fuck up

    So take my hand and I'll lead you back to the otherside
    (To the otherside)
    Get yourself into a better place and live your life
    (Yeah, yeah)
    Hold your head up high and don't rely on anyone else
    (Don't rely on anyone else)
    Take it easier on yourself, don't ask why

    It's a gift this life, but still pragmatic
    With no static, it seems some are so dramatic
    You could stretch your wits but still can't grab it
    Misfits like us they say can't have it
    But it's a lie so don't buy the bullshit
    Don't get high and sigh I can't deal with
    This pain will make you a better man
    And if you hold on son, one day you'll understand
    One day you'll understand
    Come on

    So take my hand and I'll lead you back to the otherside
    (To the otherside)
    Get yourself into a better place and live your life
    (Got to, got to live your life, come on)
    Hold your head up high and don't rely on anyone else
    Take it easier on yourself, don't ask why
    (Don't even ask why)

    It's a easy way out son, so don't do it
    Just take my hand, be a man and let's get through it
    I know you feel like it ain't worth trying
    But whatever it is trust this, it ain't worth dying
    And you will find with time no matter what it is
    The sun shines the best is stay positive
    And keep giving all you've got to give
    'Cause God is great and he always forgives
    'Cause God is great and he always forgives

    So take my hand and I'll lead you back to the otherside
    (To the otherside)
    Get yourself into a better place and live your life
    (Get yourself into a better place)
    Hold your head up high and don't rely on anyone else
    (Anyone, anyone, anyone, anyone else)
    Take it easier on yourself, don't ask why
    So take my hand and I'll lead you back to the otherside
    Get yourself into a better place and live your life
    Hold your head up high and don't rely on anyone else
    Take it easier on yourself and don't ask why Writer/s: ANDY LOVEGROVE, HAMISH CLARK, ROBERT J. RITCHIE, ZANE LOWE
    Publisher: Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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