Swimmin' Time

Album: Swimmin' Time (2014)
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  • You can see the water
    Comin' outta the ground
    You can see the foundation
    Slipping down

    And you can't help but wonder
    How long it will be
    Before the restless ocean
    Comes lapping to
    the branches of the trees

    When the full moon
    Pulls up a mighty tide
    And there's no place to run
    And no place to hide

    When the ghosts in the ocean
    Turn up the sea
    And the waves come crashin'
    Over you and me

    I can see it comin'

    In the distance is the gloom
    Of the end of days
    When the sun calls home
    Its wandering rays

    When all of the iron
    Has gone to rust
    And every living thing
    Has turned to dust

    There won't be anyone left
    To float your boat
    They all went to high ground
    While their vessels still float

    They scream God's will
    But you know it's a lie
    By your own book
    It says by fire next time

    The golden egg's cracked open
    And there was nothing inside
    Cast all dispersions
    Build a levy of lies

    I can see it comin'

    Bite down on the leather
    And close your eyes
    There's nothin' to be done
    That can turn the tide

    The money in your eyes
    Has left you blind
    You'll be the one drownin'
    When it's swimmin' time

    I can see it comin' Writer/s: Cary Ann Hearst, Michael Trent Robinson
    Publisher: Wixen Music Publishing
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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