Here I Am Alive

Album: Southern Air (2012)
  • If I could write to the kid I was before
    I'd tell him you'd get everything you ever wanted
    But you will still want more
    Someone's gonna tell you
    Who you should wanna be
    So you forget the vision that they didn't want to see
    And when they give up, 'cause they will give up say
    "Here I am alive"

    They say you don't grow up you just grow old
    It's safe to say I haven't done both
    I made mistakes, I know, I know
    But here I am alive
    So many people close to me cut me down
    This is supposed to be a bad luck town
    I jumped, I fell, I hit the ground
    But here I am alive

    If I could write to myself when I was on top of it all,
    I'd say you're going overboard and when you are falling
    You're gonna feel so small
    Someone's gonna tell you that you deserve the worst
    They'd say you're never coming back and tell you that you're cursed
    But when they give up, 'cause they always give up say-
    "Here I am alive"

    They say you don't grow up you just grow old
    It's safe to say I haven't done both
    I made mistakes, I know, I know
    But here I am alive
    So many people close to me cut me down
    This is supposed to be a bad luck town
    I jumped, I fell, I hit the ground
    But here I am alive

    And when they give up, 'cause they will give up
    Say: "Here I am alive!!"
    And when they give up, 'cause they always give up
    Say: "Here I am alive!!"

    They say you don't grow up you just grow old
    It's safe to say I haven't done both
    I made mistakes, I know, I know
    But here I am alive
    So many people close to me cut me down
    This is supposed to be a bad luck town
    I jumped, I fell, I hit the ground
    But here I am alive

    Here I am alive
    (Here I am alive)
    Here I am alive
    (Here I am alive)
    Here I am alive
    (Here I am alive)
    Here I am alive
    (Here I am)

    If I could write to the kid I was before Writer/s: PATRICK STUMP, WILLIAM KEY, LONGINEU PARSONS, SEAN WELLMAN-MACKIN, RYAN MENDEZ
    Publisher: Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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