My loverís prayer    (video)

 

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1. This is my loverís prayer,

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††† I hope it'll reach out to you, my love,

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††† this is my loverís prayer,

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††† and I hope you can understand it, my love.

 

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2. My life is such a weary thing,

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††† You keep wanting, waiting and wishing,

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††† when I know deep down that I'm not to blame.

 

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3. What you gonna do tonight,

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††† when you need some loving arms to hold you tight ?

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††† Darling, what you gonna do tonight,

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††† when you need my heavy voice to tell you good night ?

 

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4. Honey, but †††††††††you can't let that be no problem,

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††† you've got to come home and help me solve it.

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††† Yeah, I won't be missing you,

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††† and, honey, my loverís prayer would be all over.

 

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5. What can the matter be now ?

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††† It can't be to serious we can't talk it over.

 

 

 

 

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††† Living in this misery, darling,

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††† you can't make my life all over.

 

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6. Honey, but ††††††††don't you let that be no problem,

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††† just come on home and help me solve it.

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††† Dear, I won't be missing you, I wonít be missing you,

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††† and my loverís prayer would be all over.

 

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+It got to be all over, honey, all over,

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††† don't keep my life going round so many circles.

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††† This is my loverís prayer, come on,†††††† come on y'all,

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††† This is my loverís prayer...

 

††† (Otis Redding)