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Lauryn Hill I Used to Love Him Lyrics

Last updated: 06/28/2011 11:00:00 AM

As I look at what I've done
The type of life that I've lived
How many things I pray the father will forgive
One situation involved a young man
He was the ocean and I was the sand
He stole my heart like a thief in the night
Dulled my senses blurred my sight

I used to love him but now I don't
I used to love him but now I don't

I chose a road of passion and pain
Sacrificed too much and waited in vain
Gave up my power ceased being queen
Addicted to love like the drug of a fiend

Torn and confused wasted and used
Reached the crossroad which path would I choose
Stuck and frustrated I waited, debated
For something to happen that just wasn't fated
Thought what I wanted was something I needed
When momma said no I just should have heeded
Misled I bled till the poison was gone
And out of the darkness arrived the sweet dawn

I used to love him but now I don't
I used to love him but now I don't

Father you saved me and showed me that life
Was much more than being some foolish man's wife
Showed me that love was respect and devotion
Greater than planets deeper than any oceans
My soul was weary but now it's replenished
Content because that part of my life is finished

I see him sometimes and the look in his eye
Is one of a man who's lost treasures untold
But my heart is gold I took back my soul
And totally let my creator control
The life which was His to begin with

I used to love him but now I don't
(Repeat to end)




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CDG | Reviewer: Anonymous | 10/5/10

This song is absolutely the reflection of my life God recently brought me out of. When I get my life time movie this song will be in the movie.(Speaking things into existence) After dating an NFL player.



YAYUHHHH | Reviewer: Anonymous | 3/12/07

I'm not a Christian, spiritually I'm more Erykah Badu, but I LOVE Lauryn Hill her voice and flow is so real. I can't help feeling herrr..