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  • Once I was seven years old, my mama told me

  • Go make yourself some friends or you'll be lonely

  • Once I was seven years old

  • It was a big, big world but we thought we were bigger

  • Pushing each other to the limits

  • We were learning quicker

  • By eleven, smoking herb and drinking burning liquor

  • Never rich, so we were out to make that steady figure

  • Once I was eleven years old, my daddy told me

  • Go get yourself a wife or you'll be lonely

  • Once I was eleven years old

  • I always had that dream, like my daddy before me

  • So I started writing songs

  • I started writing stories

  • Something about that glory

  • Just always seemed to bore me

  • Cause only those I really love will ever really know me

  • Once I was twenty years old, my story got told

  • Before the morning sun, when life was lonely

  • Once I was twenty years old

  • I only see my goals

  • I don't believe in failure

  • Cause I know the smallest voices

  • They can make it major

  • I got my boys with me, at least those in favour

  • And if we don't meet before I leave

  • I hope I'll see you later

  • Once I was twenty years old, my story got told

  • I was writing about everything I saw before me

  • Once I was twenty years old

  • Soon we'll be thirty years old, our songs have been sold

  • We've traveled around the world and we're still roaming

  • Soon we'll be thirty years old

  • I'm still learning about life

  • My woman brought children for me

  • So I can sing them all my songs

  • And I can tell them stories

  • Most of my boys are with me

  • Some are still out seeking glory

  • And some I had to leave behind

  • My brother, I'm still sorry

  • Soon I'll be sixty years old

  • My daddy got sixty-one

  • Remember life and then your life becomes a better one

  • I made a man so happy when I wrote a letter once

  • I hope my children come and visit once or twice a month

  • Soon I'll be sixty years old

  • Will I think the world is cold

  • Or will I have a lot of children who can warm me

  • Soon I'll be sixty years old

  • Soon I'll be sixty years old

  • Will I think the world is cold

  • Or will I have a lot of children who can hold me

  • Soon I'll be sixty years old

  • Once I was seven years old, my mama told me

  • Go make yourself some friends or you'll be lonely

  • Once I was seven years old

  • Once I was seven years old

Once I was seven years old, my mama told me

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Lukas Graham - 7 Years [OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO]

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    Bruce Chen posted on 2016/04/02
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