And I can't believe it's you I can't believe it's true
I needed you and you were there
And I'll never leave, why should I leave
She is implying that they are still together, so I believe the past tense was used by way of explanation; that is, her lover is asking her why does she love him, what was the defining moment that made her realize he was special, etc, and she is answering him via this song.
No difference; I think she used "cried a tear" because it has more syllables and fits the rhythm of the song better.2. What does 'cry a tear' mean? What's the difference if I say "cry tears"?
"Sold my soul" is common usage. It literally means that you've made a pact with the Devil; figuratively it means you went against your personal beliefs in order to gain something. "You bought it back for me" implies that he comforted her and rescued her from a bad situation.3. " I sold my soul. You bought it back for me."
What does the quote mean? Is it a common usage?
In this sense, to hold someone up means to give them emotional support. It's fairly common usage.4. "hold sb up" does the quote mean to raise sb up or make sb feel worthy? Is it a common usage?
"I was at the end" means she was very close to giving up on life completely. The common phrase is "at the end of my rope," meaning that you're just barely hanging on and you're ready to let go."you gave me hope when I was at the end."
What does 'I was at the end' mean? Is it a common usage?
Thanks in advance.
Tile :Anne Murray - You Needed Me
I cried a tear
You wiped it dry
put sb on a pedestal (source: Cambridge)
to believe that someone is perfect[/quote]
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