Brandie Carlile - Before It Breaks
Around here' it's the hardest time of year
Waking up' the days are even gone
The collar of my coat
Lord help me' cannot help the cold
The raindrops sting my eyes
I keep them closed.
But I'm feelin' no pain
I'm a little lonely and my quietest friend
Have I the moonlight? Have I let you in?
Say it ain't so' say I'm happy again
Say it's over' say I'm dreaming'
Say I'm better than you left me
Say you're sorry' I can take it
Say you'll wait' say you won't
Say you love me' say you don't
I can make my own mistakes
Let it bend before it breaks
I'm all right. Don't I seem to be?
Aren't I swinging on the stars?
Don't I wear them on my sleeve?
When you're looking for a crossroads'
It happens every day
And whichever way you turn'
I'm gonna turn the other way
Learn to let it bend before it breaks
Say it's over say I'm dreaming'
City Lights (Mantero Piano Remix 2006)