To my hero You're calling out to me The ray of light you shine Is bright I wish you could see all the good that you put in my life
I hear you singing Oh to hear you singing Songs that made you young when you were winning You filled a room with life When you were drinking And then I'd hear you say
I've seen things Things that I hope you will never see ever again
You're like Paul Newman Looking at the moon Your eyes twinkle Like midnight in the garden of Eden You suffered just south of heaven But all the things you've done for us Are long gone now All is fair in love n' war the question is how?
Heart sinking To think the man I knew was sent killing Not all the tales you told were filled with sorrow You found yourself a girl that gave you tomorrow The rest is left to us
Now i've seen things I wouldn't have seen if you hadn't have fought for my days To my hero To my hero You gave us what we know But now you have to go