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EVERYTHING FOR YOU

I've arrived..
Fancy cars, the stage and lights
Thousands at concerts every night 
Girls swoon and scream my name
Giving autographs, growing fame
I survived.. Now I've arrived 
And I have everything..
Everything but you

So many love my music
They dance and party to the beat
Memorize the lyrics, get up on their feet
Yeah, I can woo the feminine masses 
These boys, I could give them classes
I survived.. Now I've arrived 
And I have everything..
Everything but you

I'm singing a familiar love song 
These girls wish the words were true
They close their eyes and dream of me
I close mine.. and dream of you.
All I see is you!

Girl, I'd trade everything
Everything for you

Oh, I'd trade everything
Wish I could trade everything
Trade everything..
Everything for you

~Lyric Man

Note: This is a write about a guy who has it all, except the one thing he really wants and needs. Everyone thinks they'd like to be in his shoes and he's thinking, he'd like to be barefoot with the girl he can't have. Why he can't have her is purposely up for Interpretation. The write is based on a friend's reality!

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Date: 7/8/2018 11:15:00 PM
Doesn't matter what fame or success we've achieved, or what material possessions we have, if we can't share life with the one we love. Awesome lyrics.
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Date: 7/8/2018 4:23:00 AM
Beautiful lines , well done!
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Date: 7/7/2018 12:23:00 PM
Beautifully written lines.
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Date: 7/6/2018 10:37:00 PM
When this becomes music, I want to be the first to hear it! You have magic in the ink well my friend. Great stuff!
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Date: 7/6/2018 8:43:00 PM
I could feel his longing for her. Such a wonderful read. Made me wish he was dreaming about me.
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Date: 7/6/2018 6:42:00 PM
Life is like this sometimes. We have everything except that one person we love. Interesting piece
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Date: 7/6/2018 4:53:00 PM
An exceptional song lyrics and yes sometimes we have everything but not the thing we really want. Can almost hear the music to this poem. love phyl
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Date: 7/6/2018 3:42:00 PM
'They close their eyes and dream of me/ I close my eyes and dream of you'-This is the most powerful verse declaring love ..and my favourite line..You ' re words are oozing with romance.Awesome.
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Date: 7/6/2018 8:01:00 AM
You my good friend, are without any doubt in my mind, a true master of lyrics! This is a beauty and a fav for me..
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Date: 7/6/2018 12:20:00 AM
Your unsurpassed lyrics does not cease to please anyone. Imagine how girls wait for your date, Lyric Man!
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Date: 7/5/2018 8:15:00 PM
Dear Chance: You are a natural lyricist. Lovely story in this write. Lovely. Keep the lyrics flowing dear Friend. Bravo! Leon
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Date: 7/5/2018 6:28:00 PM
When you are looking for love, it may not find you. However, when you are not looking, that is when it finds you. "Wish I could trade everything. Trade everything.. Everything for you" Yes, that is love. Your thoughts curl around me. ~ Brandy
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Date: 7/5/2018 4:01:00 PM
great one, dave! i'm sure there are people out there in just that position. makes a wonderful song...
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Date: 7/5/2018 3:46:00 PM
Another excellent poem, Lyric Man. Reminds us that fame doesn't always earn us everything we need and target...Great effort written from a feeling standpoint. John, Zambia
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Date: 7/5/2018 3:44:00 PM
Another excellent poem, Lyric Man. Reminds us that fame doesn't always earn us everything we need and target...Great effort written from a feeling standpoint. John, Zambia
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Date: 7/5/2018 3:40:00 PM
Another excellent poem, Lyric Man. Reminds us that fame doesn't earn us everything we need...Great effort written from a feeling standpoint. John, Zambia
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Date: 7/5/2018 3:30:00 PM
It's so strange to me when I succesful person cannot find simple love. you wrote on it very well, Lyric man.
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Date: 7/5/2018 3:30:00 PM
and thanks for what you said at my abandonment poem
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Date: 7/5/2018 3:07:00 PM
- Owning ... is no pleasure in life ... although we must have money to survive ... but love can not be bought (something everyone knows) - I'd rather go barefoot :) - I do not feel sorry for "your friend" ... he can definitely make another choice in life :) - Excellent written, L.M. - hugs // Anne-Lise :)
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Date: 7/5/2018 3:03:00 PM
Aren't we all waiting for that? Great write! Hugs Brenda
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Date: 7/5/2018 2:57:00 PM
Nice
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Date: 7/5/2018 2:21:00 PM
very cool
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Date: 7/5/2018 2:02:00 PM
we may have everything but that ONE thing we need most cannot be ours, ouch...such compelling lyrics, D...i like this other side of you!..huggs
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Date: 7/5/2018 1:53:00 PM
A true sadness lives behind all the popularity
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Date: 7/5/2018 12:09:00 PM
Wonderful write. Life is so interesting that way. Having everything except the one thing or person that we really yearn for. Sounds like lyrics to a great song:)
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