A tender "slice of life" song about how sometimes, our most cherished hopes and desires to be there for those we love fall victim to the day-to-day necessities we all face. Female Vocals, Country, Alt Country
Extended Properties Duration: 3:24
Tempo: Med Slow
Arrangement: Band / Ensemble Instruments: Accordion, Guitar, Drums, Mandolin, Tin Whistle, Double Bass Vocal Mix: Female Vocals Language: English
Album: Town And Country
Use Restrictions: Use in pornographic, x-rated, sexually stimulating or similar productions prohibited Use in products or commercial advocating or advertising use of illegal drugs or tobacco prohibited Use in religious-themed products, commercials or productions advocating for religion prohibited Use in satan-worship, devil worship, anti-religion or similar extreme productions prohibited Use in products or productions advocating racial, sexual or similar discrimination or bias prohibited Use in productions featuring violence, gore, torture or similar mayhem prohibited
Styles: Backwoods / Folksy, Documentary, Drama / 30-Something, Drama / Mature, Film Vocal, Romantic Drama, Romantic Passion, Rural / Country, Section / Credits, TV Vocal
Lyrical Topics: Loneliness, Relationships, Longing, Missed / Missing, You
MY BEST FRIEND WAS LUCY SHE LIVED ACROSS THE STREET WE PLAYED COPS AND ROBBERS TAG AND HIDE AND SEEK PINKY SWORE TO BE BEST FRIENDS UNTIL THE DAY WE DIED WE COULDN’T KEEP THAT PROMISE BUT HEAVEN KNOWS WE TRIED HOW WE TRIED.
SOON I GOT A SWEETHEART HE GAVE ME MY FIRST KISS WE FIGURED IT WAS TRUE LOVE AND PLANNED ETERNAL BLISS HE WENT OFF TO COLLEGE AND I STAYED HOME AND CRIED WE COULDN’T KEEP THAT PROMISE BUT HEAVEN KNOWS WE TRIED WE SAID
YOU WILL ALWAYS HAVE ME NO MATTER WHAT YOU DO EVEN IN YOUR DARKEST NIGHT I’LL BE THERE FOR YOU VOWED TO BE FOREVER BUT FOREVER COMES SO FAST NOW I WISH SOMEONE WOULD TELL ME HOW TO MAKE FOREVER LAST.
MARRIED IN MY TWENTIES AND OH, THE LOVE WAS STRONG RAISED A COUPLE BABIES AND TAUGHT THEM RIGHT FROM WRONG THEY WERE UP AND RUNNING SOON TO BUILD THEIR SEPARATE LIVES WE KNEW WE COULDN’T KEEP THEM BUT HEAVEN KNOWS WE TRIED WE SAID
YOU WILL ALWAYS HAVE US NO MATTER WHAT YOU LOSE EVEN IN THE DARKEST NIGHT WE’LL BE THERE FOR YOU VOWED TO BE FOREVER BUT FOREVER CAME SO FAST NOW I WISH SOMEONE WOULD TELL ME HOW TO MAKE FOREVER LAST