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WAIT FOR YOU

Words and Music by


T. JACKSON, M. S. ERIKSEN and
T. E. HERMANSEN

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nev - er felt noth - ing in the world like
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Now I’m
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miss - ing you and I’m wish - ing you would come back through my door.
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Ooh.
(yeah)
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Jackson – Wait for You (Page 2 of 9)

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' . . = > . . . ; . . . . . ; . . . .= . =
. . > . . > Why did you have to go?
(go)
You could have let me know,
(know)
so now I’m

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all > 0a - lone.
(ooo)
Girl you could have stayed but you would - n’t give

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me a chance. =
(no)
With you not a - round it’s a lit - tle bit more than

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; I can stand. > Ooh. ; And all my
(yeah)

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Jackson – Wait for You (Page 3 of 9)

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= tears
=they
(they
> stay)
keep run - ning down my face.
(they)
Why did you turn a - way. So

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why does your pride make you run and hide? Are you that a - fraid of me?

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But I know it’s a lie what you keep in - side, this is
(what you’re keep - ing) (that)

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not how you want it to be. So ba - by I will

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Jackson – Wait for You (Page 4 of 9)

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wait for you, ’cause I don’t know what else I can do.

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Don’t tell me I ran out of time, if it takes the

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rest of my life. Ba - by I will wait for

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you. If you think I’m fine it just ain’t true. I real - ly need you

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Jackson – Wait for You (Page 5 of 9)

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in my life, no mat - ter what I have to do,

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I’ll wait for you. Been a long time since you called me.
So (How could you for - get a -

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You got - ta be feel - ing cra - zy. Ooh.
bout me?) (cra - zy)

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walk a - way?
= Ev - ’ry - thing stays the same. I just can’t
(way) (you say)

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Jackson – Wait for You (Page 6 of 9)

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; do
> it ba
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.> . What will it take to make you come back? Girl I
(no) (oh)

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told you ; what it is and it just ain’t like that. No.
(no, no)

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0 > ; ; What can’t you look at me? You’re still in love with me. Don’t leave me
(me) (me)

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cry - ing. Ba - by why can’t we just, start o - ver a - gain, get it

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Jackson – Wait for You (Page 7 of 9)

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back to the way it was? If you give me a chance I can

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but you’re tell - ing me it won’t be e - nough.
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So ba - by I will

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why does your pride make you run and hide? Are you that a - fraid of me?

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But I know it’s a lie what you’re keep - ing in - side, this is

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Jackson – Wait for You (Page 8 of 9)

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not how you want it to be. Ba-by I will wait for you. (for

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> ;Ooh. Ba - by I will wait for
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you,
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if it’s the last thing I do. Ba - by I will wait for
(ba - by I will wait)

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>you. ’Cause I don’t know what else I can do. Don’t tell me I ran

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Jackson – Wait for You (Page 9 of 9)

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out of
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time. If it takes the rest of my = ;
life. Ba - by I will
(rest of my life)

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wait for you. If you think I’m fine it just ain’t true.

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I real - ly need you in my life. No mat - ter
(my life)

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what
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I’ll be wait - ing…

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