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Candle



Burning bright
In the dark night,
Wavering still...
Breath in slowly,
Catching a glimpse of the stars.
Only once upon a blue moon do I feel
Like I could do anything.
I may be small and quiet
But by the end of today,
You'll see my name up in lights and I
Will sing for you today,
My dreams are comin' towards me
With a candle to light my way...
So simple and elegant,
How could I've not noticed?
It warms my soul and gives me special butterflies.
My candle, my candle
You're my secret.
Lighting my way through life.
You are my candle.
My lovely candle.
But this, you'll never know.
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Submitted on May 01, 2011

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