Daddy Doesn't Pray Anymore

Album: Traveller (2015)
  • Daddy don't pray anymore
    I guess he's finished talking to the lord
    He used to fold his hands and bow his head down to the floor
    But daddy don't pray anymore

    I remember even when the times were bad
    He thanked jesus for everything he had
    For a good wife and three children
    And the food upon our plates
    Yeah, everything was right when he said, grace

    Daddy don't pray anymore
    I guess he's finished talking to the lord
    He used to fold his hands and bow his head down to the floor
    But daddy doesn't pray anymore

    There was a time when we didn't get along
    'Cause I thought I was right and he was wrong
    Still when I laid down at night
    I'd hear him get down on his knees
    And say a little prayer for me

    Daddy don't pray anymore
    I guess he's finished talking to the lord
    He used to fold his hands and bow his head down to the floor
    But daddy don't pray anymore

    Today I followed daddy down to church
    And listened to the preacher read god's word
    We sang his favorite hymn but daddy didn't make a sound
    This afternoon we'll lay him in the ground
    Daddy don't pray anymore
    I guess he's finally walking with the lord
    He used to fold his hands and bow his head down to the floor
    But daddy don't pray anymore Writer/s: Christopher Stapleton
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc., Spirit Music Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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