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From: Celtic Thunder

A Bird Without Wings


by

PHIL COULTER and MIKE CHAPMAN

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Hal Leonard Music Publishing

2008 Four Seasons Music, Ltd. and Chapman Rocks!


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A BIRD WITHOUT WINGS


Words and Music by
PHIL COULTER and MIKE CHAPMAN

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like a moth - er - less child left lone - ly and cry -

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I would-nt know what to do, Id be lost with - out you watch-ing o - ver me.

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un - til youre home a-gain and hold me so tight:

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thats when I know ev-ry-thing is all right. Like a bird with-out

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do, Id be lost with - out you watch-ing o - ver me.

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your hand on my shoul-der and you by my side.

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ev - ry - thing in my world, Ill lay at your feet. Like a church with no

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o - cean would be lost with no sail, then, with-out your de -

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