Skillet - The Older I Get
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The Older I Get Lyrics

The walls between you and I
Always pushing us apart
Nothing left but scars fight after fight
The space between our calm and rage
Started growing shorter
Disappearing slowly day after day
I was sitting there waiting in my room for you
You were waiting for me too
And it makes me wonder

The older I get
Will I get over it?
It's been way too long for the times we missed
I didn't know then it would hurt like this but I think
The older I get
Maybe I'll get over it
It's been way too long for the times we missed
I can't believe it still hurts like this

The time between those cutting words
Built up our defenses
Never made no sense it just made me hurt
Do you believe that time heals all wounds?
It started getting better
But it's easy not to fight when I'm not with you
I was sitting there waiting in my room for you
You were waiting for me too
And it makes me wonder

The older I get
Will I get over it?
It's been way too long for the times we missed
I didn't know then it would hurt like this but I think
The older I get
Maybe I'll get over it
It's been way too long for the times we missed
I can't believe it still hurts like this

What was I waiting for
I should've taken less and given you more
I should've weathered the storm
I need to say so bad
What were you waiting for?
This could have been the best we ever had

The older I get
Will I get over it?
It's been way too long for the times we missed
I didn't know then it would hurt like this but I think
The older I get
Maybe I'll get over it
It's been way too long for the times we missed
I can't believe it still hurts like this

Hurts like this
I'm just getting older
I'm not getting over you I'm trying to
I wish it didn't hurt like this
It's been way too long for the times we missed
I can't believe it still hurts like this

these lyrics are last corrected by Freddy

Songwriter(s): John Landrum Cooper, John Cooper
Copyright: Landrum Publishing, Warner-tamerlane Publishing Corp., Photon Music, High Buck Publishing
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Meaning to "The Older I Get" (2 meanings)
faver6652 04/29/11,11:58
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The best song in the world i can sing it word for word in not kidding when we listen to it all i do is sing to it that you jesus for the band that sang it and the people who wrote it Peace out homies!
Michael 03/18/11,20:06
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Skillet, the best? hahahahaha, yeah the best Christian Rock band, but Disturbed takes care of me, when i'm angry, i listen to them, Skillet is self conceded, they need to relate their songs to fans!!!
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