Compassionate Passion
Artist: Soul Soothing Songs
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Compassionate Passion © 2010. K. F. Flaherty and R. M. Brown
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Compassion means to suffer with while with passion you’re all alone
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You ration yourself to be part of another or you follow the urge on your own
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Which ever you choose you’ll never be wrong ‘cause both of them follow this path
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The two of them equal, each other in sequel, so choose one while you do the math
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Practice passionate compassion as you’re following your dreams
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Remembering we’re all brothers and sisters swimming down the same stream
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Practice compassionate passion if a friend could use a hand
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Remembering we’re all sisters and brothers sharing all the sacred land
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With compassion you feel another ones loss and with passion the loss is all yours
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And with passion you reel in your own misery with compassion the feeling will pour
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So maybe compassion is better you see as relief from self is achieved
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But don’t forget passion or neglect the pain that’s the source and the life of your dreams
REPEAT Chorus
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From whichever angle you choose to perceive the two of them appear as one
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The passion within and compassion sent out are everything under the sun
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Don’t think of it selfish of serving the self as long as it’s not overdone
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Then once you have health, you must spread your wealth, and make sure that your good deeds are done.
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To offer a service or follow your heart together a beauty divine
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So hold out a hand or let yourself go a relationship so intertwined
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One follows another like sister and brother or friends flowing down life’s long stream
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So love one another, and follow your lover, into life’s glowing night growing dream
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Words and Music by Kenneth Francis Flaherty and Richard Melvin Brown