Altar

Album: Blue Water Road (2021)
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  • Fresh white flowers and a new tea light
    Nine cups of water, still water
    Soon I'll see your face
    Don't know why I ever thought you were far away
    I shoulda known better

    If I set a flame and I call your name
    I'll fix you a plate, we can go to dinner
    We can share a meal your way
    And I'll play you the songs that you used to play

    So I put you on the altar
    Stay just a little bit longer, whoa
    Laid it out for ya
    Thought I felt you before
    But now you're closer
    Closer, whoa
    So I put you on the altar
    Stay just a little bit longer, whoa
    Laid it out for ya
    Thought I felt you before
    But now you're closer
    Closer, whoa, whoa

    Holding on to things you told me
    Holding on to dreams you showed me
    Holding on to anything from you
    That you've been leaving here
    Now I believe I swear
    I can smell your perfume
    Picking up your signal like a phone booth
    Keeping you alive and I do it 'cause I want to

    If I set a flame and I call your name
    I'll fix you a plate, we can go to dinner
    We can share a meal your way
    And I'll play you the songs that you used to play

    So I put you on the altar
    Stay just a little bit longer, whoa
    Laid it out for ya
    Thought I felt you before
    But now you're closer
    Closer, whoa
    So I put you on the altar
    Stay just a little bit longer, whoa
    Laid it out for ya
    Thought I felt you before
    But now you're closer (now you're closer)
    Closer, whoa, whoa (closer) Writer/s: Andrew Wansel, Daoud Anthony, India Perkins, Kehlani Parrish
    Publisher: CONCORD MUSIC PUBLISHING LLC, Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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