Softer Than a Whisper Lyrics

Hal Ketchum


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Austin Cunningham Pat Alger
album: Track 5 in album Sure Love
release date: 1992
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length: 3:31

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I've often wondered how love would strike me yet
Would it hit me like thunder, that's what I'd expect
But when I held you, I knew it was different from the start
No words were spoken, but I felt it in my heart

It was softer than a whisper
Quiet as the moon
But I could hear it loud as laughter
Across a crowded room
It was gentle as a baby's hand
But it held me like a chain
It was softer than a whisper
When love called out my name

Last night you lay sleepin' when I thought I heard a sound
I got up and slowly, took a look around
Well I found no answer-- No sound I could explain
It must have been your heart, dear, callin' out my name

It was softer than a whisper
Quiet as the moon
But I could hear it loud as laughter
Across a crowded room
It was gentle as a baby's hand
But it held me like a chain
It was softer than a whisper
When love called out my name

Yes, it was softer than a whisper
When love called out my name

Track Listing

  • 1 Sure Love
  • 2 Mama Knows the Highway
  • 3 You Lovin' Me
  • 4 Hearts Are Gonna Roll
  • 5 Softer Than a Whisper
  • 6 Ghost Town
  • 7 Daddy's Oldsmobile
  • 8 Till the Coast Is Clear
  • 9 Trail of Tears
  • 10 Some Place Far Away