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Tue Dec 11, 2012, 03:36 AM

46. He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother

- I'm sorry for your loss.



He Ainít Heavy, Heís My Brother. ~ By Donnie Hathaway

The road is long,
with many a winding turn.
That leads us to who - knows where,
who knows where.
But I am strong enough,
to carry him.
He ainít heavy,
heís my brother.

So on we go,
his welfare is my concern.
No burden is he - to bear,
weíll get there.
For I know - he will not,
encumber me.
He ainít heavy,
he my brother.

If Iím laden at all,
Iím laden with sadness,
That everyoneís heart,
is not filled with gladness,
and love,
for one another.

I said its a long,
I said its a long,
hey, its a long hard road.
From which there is no return,
while weíre on our way - to bear,
why not share?

And the load - doesnít weigh,
doesnít weigh me down at all.
He ainít heavy,
heís my brother,
heís my brother, yes he is.
He ainít heavy,
he ainít heavy, yeah.
Heís my brother.

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