Intro:
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then:
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Verse:

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Girl, take a seat
Rest your little bones
The secret's safe in my hands
Tell me 'bout the years
And let me buy an hour
Maybe help me to understand

Pre Chorus:
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Ain't nobody calling
Ain't nobody home
What a lovely day to be lonely

Chorus:

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You're holding on for life
HOLDING ON FOR LIFE
HOLDING ON FOR LIFE
You're holding on for life
HOLDING ON FOR LIFE
HOLDING ON FOR LIFE

Repeat Verse:

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Lightin' up a cigarette,
Burning in the cold
Waiting in the street for your man
You trying not to look so young & miserable
You gotta give the kicks while you can

Pre Chorus:
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In the lighter corner,
Sitting on your own
What a lovely day to be lonely

Repeat Chorus:

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You're holding on for life
HOLDING ON FOR LIFE
HOLDING ON FOR LIFE
You're holding on for life
HOLDING ON FOR LIFE
HOLDING ON FOR LIFE

Bridge:

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Where you make me lone
To another time
Still you have to carry on, yeah
Nowhere else to go & you never know
What to hide and what to show, noo!

Pre Chorus:
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Repeat Chorus:
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You're holding on for life
HOLDING ON FOR LIFE
HOLDING ON FOR LIFE
You're holding on for life
HOLDING ON FOR LIFE
HOLDING ON FOR LIFE

Last line, Repeat Pre-chorus once more:
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