The Twelfth of Never

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You ask how much I need you
, Must I explain
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I need you oh my darling, Like roses need rain
        
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You ask how long I'll love you
      I'll tell you true
     
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Until the twelfth of never I'll still be loving you

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Hold me close, Never let me go
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 Hold me close    Melt my heart like April snow
    
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I'll love you 'till the blue bells forget to bloom
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I'll love you 'till the clover has lost its perfume
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I'll love you 'till the poets run out of rhyme
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Oh, until the twelfth of never
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And that's a long long time
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Until the twelfth of never

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And that's a long long time