Love Without Tragedy / Mother Mary

Album: Unapologetic (2012)
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  • Red lip stick, rose petals, heart break
    I was his Marilyn Monroe
    Brown eyes, tuxedo, fast cars
    A James Dean on the low, Dean on the low

    I ask you what's the matter
    You say, oh it's nothing at all
    Heart's racing, outta control
    And you knew that I couldn't let it go
    You used to be this boy I loved
    And I used to be this girl of your dreams
    Who knew the course of this one drive
    Injured us fatally
    You took the best years of my life
    I took the best years of your life
    Felt like love struck me in the night
    I pray that love don't strike twice

    Red lipstick, rose petals, heartbreak
    I was his Marilyn Monroe
    Brown eyes, tuxedo, fast cars
    A James Dean on the low

    What's love without tragedy
    What's love without tragedy (Marilyn Monroe)
    What's love without tragedy
    What's love without tragedy

    Mother Mary, I swear I wanna change
    Mister Jesus, I'd love to be a queen
    But I'm from the left side of an island
    Never thought this many people would even know my name
    As time flies, way above me
    For you I've cried, tears sea-deep
    Oh glory, the prayers carry me

    I'll be a star, you keep directing me
    Let's make the best scene they've ever seen
    Let's capture the moment
    Cause even forever ain't forever
    I swear by the moment
    'Cause together ain't promised forever
    Let's live in the moment
    As long as we got each other
    Die in the moment
    I'm prepared to die in the moment
    'Cause even forever ain't forever
    I swear by the moment
    'Cause together ain't promised forever
    I swear by the moment
    As long as we got each other
    Die in the moment
    I'm prepared to die in the moment
    To die in the moment

    Mother Mary, I swear I wanna change
    Mister Jesus, I'd love to be a queen
    But I'm from the left side of an island
    Never thought this many people would even know my name
    As time flies, way above me
    For you I've cried, tears sea-deep
    Oh glory, the prayers carry me

    I'll be a star, you keep directing me
    Let's make the best scene they've ever seen
    Let's capture the moment
    'Cause even forever ain't forever
    I swear by the moment
    'Cause together ain't promised forever
    Let's live in the moment
    As long as we got each other
    Die in the moment
    I'm prepared to die in the moment
    I'm prepared to die in the moment
    I'm prepared to die in the moment

    'Cause even forever ain't forever
    I swear by the moment
    I'm prepared to die in the moment Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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