Horse To The Water
Jools Holland Lyrics


You can take a horse to the water
but you can't make him drink
Oh no, oh no, oh no

A friend of mine in so much misery
Some people sail through life,but he has struck a reef
I said "Hey man let's go out and get some wisdom"
But first he turned on me, then he turned off his nervous system

You take a horse to water but
you can't make him drink
Oh no, oh no, oh no
You can have it all laid/staked out in front
of you but it still don't make you think
Oh no, oh no, oh no

Someone I love is gotta problem
Some people thirst for truth, but he would like a drink
I said "Hey man this could turn out to be risky"
He said "Everything's ok" as he downed another bottle of whiskey

There's a preacher out there warned me about Satan
Could be that he knows him
Cause' He acts like he's possessed
I said "Hey man let's hear about God realisation
For a change"
he said "We ain't got time for that
First you must hear the evils of fornication"

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ᗪAMoήrỮ ➈➆

What an epic and fabulous way to end all your song career before passing to the other world
George was an musical genius!!

Daniel Melo

George was brillant from start to finish. What a life. What a career. We miss you so much.

Jill Hayling

Just another brilliant no. and with George how fabulous was that then.

Jill Hayling

Have this album and played on my shows . Radio Presenter

Jill Hayling

Yes from UK

The Armchair Priest - MichaelOfAngels 777

Absolutely. Can I ask, are you english/european? Lol

ThinWhiteAxe

People are stubborn and refuse to accept what's right in front of them sometimes... George wasn't exempt from this and I'm sure he knew that. 😁

suzanne parish

Superb!

Dave Steels

Awesome 😎

Diego Piriz

Stupid question, I know, but: Who played the guitar solo?

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