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Sarah McLachlan

It's coming on Christmas
They're cutting down trees
They're putting up reindeer singing songs of joy and peace

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Oh I wish I had a river
I could skate away on

But it don't snow here
It stays pretty green
I'm going to make a lot of money
And then I'm going to quit this crazy scene

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I wish I had a river so long
I would teach my feet to fly high

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I made my baby cry

He tried hard to help me
You know, he put me at ease
And he loved me so naughty
Made me weak in the knees

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But I'm so hard to handle
I'm selfish and I'm sad
Now I've gone and lost the best baby that I ever had

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Oh I wish I had a river so long
I would teach my feet to fly high

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I made my baby say goodbye

It's coming on Christmas
They're cutting down trees
They're putting up reindeer singing songs of joy and peace

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Written by MITCHELL, JONI
Published by Joni Mitchell/Crazy Crow Music/Siquomb Music, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC

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