Almost Goodbye

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Mark Chesnutt

Mark Nelson Chesnutt (born September 6, 1963 in Beaumont, Texas) is an American country music singer. Chesnutt recorded and released his first album, Doing My Country Thing, in the late-1980s on private independent record label, Axbar Records, with the vinyl album version now a collector's item. Hi… more »

There was rain on the street last night We stood beneath the front door light And everything we said we made sure the neighbors heard
You called me this, I called you that Standing on the welcome mat Everything we felt it all came down to just one word
But you couldn't say it and I couldn't say it

You know I tried my best to go
I know you cried 'cause I hurt you so
It should have been easy to say that we were through But to walk away from love was more than we could do
It was almost goodbye Almost goodbye

Now there was sun through the blinds this morning When I opened up my eyes Outside I could hear a mockingbird And I could feel your heartbeat as you laid there by my side
I thought of how the world could end with just one word
But you didn't say it, and I didn't say it

You know I tried my best to go
I know you cried 'cause I hurt you so
It should have been easy to say that we were through But to walk away from love was more than we could do
It was almost goodbye Almost goodbye
 Sometimes the most important words are the ones that you leave unspoken
You know I tried my best to go
And I know you cried 'cause I hurt you so
It should have been easy to say that we were through But to walk away from love that way was more than we could do
It was almost goodbye Almost goodbye, no, I couldn't say it was Almost goodbye, oh oh Almost goodbye.

Written by: BILLY LIVSEY, DONALD ALAN JR. SCHLITZ

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

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