Heroes    (video)

 

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1. Don’t tell the gods I left a mess,

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    I can’t  undo what has been done, let’s run for cover.

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    What if I’m the only hero left,

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    you better fire off your gun, once and forever.

 

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    He said, "Go, dry your eyes and live your life

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    like there is no tomorrow, son, and tell the others

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    to go sing it like a hummingbird

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    the greatest anthem ever heard."

 

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+  We are the heroes of our time,

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    but we’re dancing with the demons in our minds.

 

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We are the heroes of our time, heroes, woah,

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but we’re dancing with the demons in our minds, heroes, woah !

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We are the heroes of our time, heroes, woah,

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but we’re dancing with the demons in our minds, heroes, woah !

 

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2. The crickets sing a song for you,

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    don’t say a word, don’t make a sound, it’s life's creation

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    I make worms turn into butterflies

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    wake up and turn this world around in appreciation

 

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    He said, “I never left your side,

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    when you were lost I followed right behind, was your foundation.

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    Now go sing it like a hummingbird.

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    the greatest anthem ever heard now sing together !”

 

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We are the heroes of our time, heroes, woah,

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but we’re dancing with the demons in our minds, heroes, woah !

 

+  We are the heroes !

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    We keep dancing with the demons, you could be a hero !

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    Now we're singing like a hummingbird

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    the greatest anthem ever heard, now sing together !

 

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We are the heroes of our time, heroes, woah,

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but we’re dancing with the demons in our minds, heroes, woah !

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We are the heroes of our time, heroes, woah,

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but we’re dancing with the demons in our minds, heroes, woah !

 

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+  We are the heroes.

 

    (Måns Zelmerlöw)