Reason to Be
Don Williams Lyrics


First I was love, then I came to be
I had a heart inside of me
And though my heart was working I found
Still there was something it had not found
So I went away hoping to see
Maybe I'd find what's missing in me
Knowing so well but not knowing why
If I didn't find this something I'd die
And then I came to where I had been
I knew the first was still not the end
What I had left was not what I found
Because there was you, because there I found
First I was love, then I came to be
I had a heart inside of me
And though me heart is still part of me
You gave my heart its reason to be

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group
Written by: KERRY LIVGREN

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Comments from YouTube:

Alan Buckley

Gentle, sweet, gives me goose bumps, just listen to the words. Thanks Jen.

Cheryl Booth

Cannot get into this song 🙂 It's first I was loved listen carefully.

Gene Cross

First I was love then I came to be

Linda Williams

First time I've heard this; so beautiful.

karl harrison

the song for THE TRUE LOVE of your life

Rauth Mayanja

First was Love ( )

ThomCountryfan

In the beginning he sings "First I was not", is that right? Because in the lyrics I've found it says "First I was love..."

karl harrison

i always thought he said not too,,,but i am deaf lol

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