Help Me Forgive You

Story Behind The Song

My former wife had an affair after 9 years of marriage. Before moving out 2 days notice, she had become emotionally and verbally abusive; she seemed to take pleasure in it. She moved out when our eldest was 4 and our twins were 1. Forgiving her has been a long process, so i wrote a song about it.

Song Description

Everyone will, at some point, experience an opportunity to say "I forgive you" to someone who's hurt them. This song speaks to that feelings and thoughts that one may have leading up to that moment.

Song Length 3:30 Genre Rock - Modern, Pop - Rock
Tempo Medium (111 - 130) Lead Vocal Male Vocal
Mood Poignant, Moving Subject Regret, Breaking Up
Similar Artists Nickelback, Evanescence Language English
Era 2000 and later


Feeling a bit uncertain to reach back, pull the curtains.
Tomorrow please come for Today; if not for a visit, maybe to stay.

Help Me Forgive You. Help Me Forgive You.

A broken wing. A black and blue sky. Sometimes the Sun gets in our eyes. A tear gently falls, and shows a new way. Sleeping night exhales a new day, so we feel not so alone. So we feel not so alone.

Time just might heal what I used to feel. Bring back the life I knew. Before I leave, I will forgive you.

With a look, maybe I will find a love before the Sun catches time, so I feel not so alone; while the world feels not quite at home.

Time just might heal what I used to feel. Bring back the life I knew. Before I leave I will forgive you. (help me forgive you)

Help me Forgive you.

Help me forgive you.

Great Quality. I like how it gets right into the song.

Lyrics Shawn Tallard Music Shawn Tallard
Producer Shawn Tallard
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