Love Lies - Michael McDonald

By michael mcdonald and randy goodrum

What?s that lyin? on her pillow
Folded up so neat
What once was love is now a letter
Lying where she used to sleep
Oh, I thought love was something I could count on
But it took her to show me that

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Love lies-right to your face
Love lies-just when I had faith
It would let me down
I know that love lies-right to the end
Love lies-i know the word will never mean the same to me

What?s this emptiness inside me
Where her promise used to be
She said she?d be here to guide me
I guess now the joke?s on me
Oh, I thought love was something like devotion
But it took her to show me that

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Just when you think you know what love is about
Someone takes your place, and you find that

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