Save yourself    (video)

 

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1. Turn out the light,      just say goodnight to yourself,

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    may I remind you, when you find you, you're all alone is when you,

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    you've got to be strong     ‘cause that's when they call you in the night,

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    he's got your picture in his mind,

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    he's got your number on a paper at his disposal anytime.

 

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    Is it really true, that you save yourself for someone

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    who loves you for you ?

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    So many times we just give it away

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    to someone who, someone who.

 

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2. You met at a bar,       in the back of a car,

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    and for a moment you felt important, but not in your heart.

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    Because my self esteem has been low,

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    go ahead and count, it’s been lower than low,

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    I know the feeling of it stealing right out from under me.

 

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    I wanna learn how you save yourself

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    for someone who loves you for you.

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    So many times we just give it away

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    to someone who couldn't even remember your name.

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    How you save yourself, someone who loves you for you,

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    loves me for me, give it away

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    to someone who, someone who will cherish your name.

 

 

 

                 

+  C - D# - C - D#     - A - Em - A

 

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+  I wanna learn how you save yourself

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    for someone who loves you for you,

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    loves me for me, give it away

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    to someone who, someone who will cherish your name.

 

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+  C - A - C - A (2x)      +  Cherish your name.

 

(orig. = capo 4th)    (Sense Field)