I Lived

Album: Native (2013)
Charted: 29 32
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  • Hoping you take that jump
    But don't fear the fall
    Hope when the water rises
    You built a wall
    Hoping the crowd screams out
    Screaming your name
    Hope if everybody runs
    You choose to stay
    Hope that you fall in love
    And it hurts so bad
    The only way you can know
    Is give it all you have
    And I hope that you don't suffer
    But take the pain
    Hope when the moment comes you say

    I, I did it all
    I, I did it all
    I owned every second
    That this world could give
    I saw so many places
    The things that I did
    With every broken bone
    I swear I lived

    Hope that you spend your days
    But they all add up
    And when that sun goes down
    Hope you raise your cup
    I wish that I could witness
    All your joy and all your pain
    But until my moment comes
    I'll say

    I, I did it all
    I, I did it all
    I owned every second
    That this world could give
    I saw so many places
    And things that I did
    With every broken bone
    I swear I lived

    With every broken bone
    I swear I lived
    With every broken bone
    I swear I lived

    I, I did it all
    I, I did it all
    I owned every second
    That this world could give
    I saw so many places
    And things that I did girl
    With every broken bone
    I swear I lived Writer/s: Noel Patrick Zancanella, Ryan Tedder
    Publisher: Downtown Music Publishing, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 1

  • Linda from Oakland, Ca, UsaThis song is about living life to its fullest, but I interpreted it as to take risks because to live is to feel pain. "Hoping you take that jump
    But don't fear the fall, Hope that you fall in love/And it hurts so bad, With every broken bone/I swear I lived."
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