Burt Bacharach, Dionne Warwick Promises, Promises cover

Promises, Promises
by Burt Bacharach & Dionne Warwick
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Promises, Promises Lyrics

Song Meaning
Verse 1
Promises, promises
I'm all through with promises, promises now
I don't know how I got the nerve to walk out
If I shout, remember I feel free
Verse 2
Now I can look at myself and be proud
I'm laughing out loud
Oh, promises, promises
This is where those promises, promises end
Verse 3
I don't pretend that what was wrong can be right
Every night I sleep now, no more lies
Things that I promised myself fell apart
But I found my heart
Verse 4
Oh, promises, their kind of promises, can just destroy a life
Oh, promises, those kind of promises, take all the joy from life
Oh, promises, promises, my kind of promises
Can lead to joy and hope and love
Verse 5
Yes, love!!
Every night I sleep now, no more lies
Things that I promised myself fell apart
But I found my heart
Verse 6
Oh, promises, their kind of promises can just destroy a life
Oh, promises, those kind of promises take all the joy from life
Oh, promises, promises, my kind of promises
Can lead to joy and hope and love
Yes, love!!

Writer(s):Lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC
Copyright: HAL DAVID, BURT F. BACHARACH
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