Give me wings    (video)    (clip)

 

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1. He asked her, “What gifts can I bring you,

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    to prove that my love for you is true ?

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    Want to make you mine, forever,

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    there's nothing on this earth, I would not do.”

                      Em                                                 C                G

    She said, "Anything I have wanted you have given, willingly,

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    so now, there's only one more thing I need.

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    If you love me"...

 

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Give me wings, don't be afraid if I fly,

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a bird in a cage, will forget how to sing.

          Am         - D                G

If you love me,       give me wings !

 

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    G

2.      He walked over to the window,

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    silently stared into space,

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    He said, "I just want to protect you,

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    cause this world is a dangerous place."

            Em                                                   C                            G

    She put her arms around him, she said, "I know you mean well,

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    but these are lessons I must learn for myself.

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    If you love me"...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                 G                                   C

Give me wings, don't be afraid if I fly,

                   D                 G    D       C

a bird in a cage, will forget how to sing.

           Am        - D                G

If you trust me,       give me wings !

 

                     Em                               C                    G

+  She said, "Up above the clouds you can see forever.

   C                       G                    Am - C       D

    I know you and I can learn to fl.........y together.

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    If you love me"...

 

                 G                                   C

Give me wings, don't be afraid if I fly,

                   D                 G    D       C

a bird in a cage, will forget how to sing.

          Am         - D                Em                    C

If you trust me,       give me wings, give me wings !

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If you love me          give me wings, give me wings.

 

    (Michael Johnson)