Torches    (video)

 

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1.    All the hate and lies around us,        like an ember in the brush,

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  and can you picture a world without it        and turn it all to ash and dust?

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    We keep waiting on a day that never comes and never comes,

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    too late is not a thing and we just gotta be stronger,

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    oh, gotta be stronger.

 

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Love is like a torch that's burning bright,

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carry it on, carry it on !  And you'll see,

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fire will shine a light on the darkest side, carry it on, carry it on !

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’Cause we can never right all the wrongs,

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so leave the past well enough alone, and say.

 

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2.   Take a look at what we started, oh,     spreading kindness all around,

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    don't you know it's so contagious? Yeah,

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    take a hit and pass it down.

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    We keep waiting on a day that never comes and never comes,

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    too late is not a thing and we just gotta be strong.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Love is like a torch that's burning bright,

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carry it on, carry it on !  And you'll see,

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fire will shine a light on the darkest side, carry it on, carry it on !

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’Cause we can never right all the wrongs,

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so leave the past well enough alone, just say.

 

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+  Just say,      it's gonna be alright, yeah,        it's gonna be alright, yeah !

 

 C                                       F

Love is like a torch that's burning bright,

            Am             G

carry it on, carry it on !  And you'll see,

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fire will shine a light on the darkest side, carry it on, carry it on !

 

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+  And say,      it's gonna be alright, yeah,        it's gonna be alright, yeah !

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+       It's gonna be alright, yeah,        it's gonna be alright, yeah !

 

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    (Daughtry)