Babydoll

Its 2:11 and I’m stressingWatching TV in my hotel suiteI check my service every secondAt 2:10 you still hadn’t called meSo I’m gonna leave my cellphoneTurned on in my purse by the bedAnd before I fall asleepI guess I’ll just check my machineAgain and again because I’mObsessing on you Chorus:I […]

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Butterfly

VERSE 1When you love someone so deeplyThey become your lifeIt’s easy to succumb to overwhelming fears insideBlindly I imaged I couldKeep you under glassNow I understand to hold youI must open my handsAnd watch you rise CHORUS 1Spread your wings and prepare to flyFor you have become a butterflyFly abandonedly […]

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Breakdown

VERSE 1 You called yesterday to basically say That you care for me but that you’re just not in love I’mmediately I pretended to be feel similarly And led you to believe I was O.K. To just walk away from the one thing That’s unyielding and scared to me CHORUS […]

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Fly Away (Butterfly Reprise)

Don’t be afraid to flySpread your wingsOpen up the doorSo much more outsideDon’t be afraid to flyCome spread your wingsAnd just flyFly, fly, just fly, just flyDon’t be afraidDon’t let your spirit dieShe said…Spread your wings and prepare to flyFor you have become a butterflySpread your wings and prepare to […]

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Outside

It’s hard to explainInherently it’s just always been strangeNeither here nor there —always somewhat out of place everywhereAmbiguous —without a sense of belonging to touchSomewhere halfway —feeling there’s no one completely the same Chorus:Standing alone —eager to justbelieve it’s good enough to be whatyou really areBut in your heartuncertainty forever […]

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Close My Eyes

I was a wayward childWith the weight of the worldThat I held deep insideLife was a winding roadAnd I learned many thingsLittle ones shouldn’t know ChorusBut I closed my eyesSteadied my feet on the groundRaised my head to the skyAnd though time’s rolled byStill I feel like that childAs I […]

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Fourth Of July

TremblingStarry eyedAs you put your hand in mine… It was twilightOne the Fourth of JulySparkling colors wereStrewn across the skyAnd we sat close enoughThat we just barely touchedWhile roman candlesWent soaring above us and baby ChorusThen you put your hand in mineAnd we wandered awayI was trembling insideBut I wanted […]

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