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well my mother died in ohio
my father died at the sea
every time i'm near that water my papa comes back to me

daddy you can lie back now
there's a stake in your black heart
you left my ma, and she left me
now we're all apart

flock of crows sitting at my feet so sore, feels like i'm ready dead
can't stay around long, gotta chase my head

heart grown cold
head gone gray
think i'm past my dying day, and in heaven my poor heart will thaw
i'll be seated next to ma and pa


from curls of smoke (ep), released May 24, 2014
VOCALS & GUITAR: riddy arman
FIDDLE: jackson ellis allan




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