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« on: November 08, 2005, 07:22:14 PM »

“High Horse”

say...
you can lead a horse to wa-ter / but you can-not make him drink /
dem a ride up-on dat high horse / still lookin for a missin link..yeah..
say ...lookin for a missin link now..
still lookin for some missin things yeah..
i-and-I..i-and-I..

Get down ! Get down !
Get down offa ya high horse and hear a simple plea..yeah /
get down off of dat high horse / best to take a real look an see /
troubles brewin in da bottoms / da youth dem hold da flame..
nah nah blame...
no way to under-stand it / if ya don’t even know my name..
what i say / get down / get down / get down offa ya high horse..

in-tell-ec-tuals , in-ef-fec-tual / lookin for an answer out-side /
the-o-lo-gi-an , in a re-li-gi-on / why ya call we in... just to di-vide /

you can lead a horse to water , yeah / but you can-not make him drink /
dem a ridin up-on dat high horse / lookin for some missing things yeah /
say dem lookin for some missin things..

get down...get down ...get down..
get down offa ya high horse... an hear a simple plea /
get down off a your high horse / make it eye level wid me , yeah..
troubles brewin in da bottoms / da youth dem hold da key /
say pleeze..
you will never over-stand it / unless you use your feet..
get down / get down / get down offa ya high horse /
an see just what i see yea--ah ...
see just what i see...

pol-i-tic-i-an , what is your miss-i-on / never thinkin bout de people’s needs /
taday ya on da left , tomorrow on de right / a man shall be judged by his deeds..yeah..
what you sow, you know , you reap / cause you can lead..you can lead..

you can lead...
say you can lead.... a horse to wa-ter / but you cannot make him drink..
wha-da-ya think(in)..

some ed-u-ca-tors , playin truth ha-ters / still teachin myst-e-ry his-stor-ee /
you think the Children gonna grow / widout knowin their dest-i-nee...
ya better come get down..
offa dat high horse..

mil-lion-aires and bil-lion-aires yeah / walkin hand in hand /
want more got more / kill more / steal more /
hungry children / no where in your... business plan..
ya best ta get down..get down ...get down..

get down offa dat high horse / make it eye level wid we /
trouble’s brewin in da bottoms / da youth dem own da streets..
ya wanna wait til it over-heats /
say...ya bettah say pleeze..
ya best ta take a look see..
get down..yea--ah...get down..
no way to under-stand it / if ya never use your feet / yeah
get down offa dat high horse ..make it eye level wid we ...say-in..

you can lead any horse to water , Lord/ but you cannot make him drink /
dem an dem ridin on dat high horse / lookin for a missin link yeah..
i-and-i...i-and-I..
say dem lookin for some missin things..yeah..
why dem look to da sky..

better look down / better get down../
trouble’s brewin...in da bottoms yeah
sim-mer-in now / then...boilin a-gain /
da pot cyaan't hold... da rage wid-in..
time ta choose / time ta come clean /
da youth know da Truth / an they holdin ...All your keys..
get down...beggin for you to..
get down..
don’t play da clown..is best ta get down..
get down..
offa dat high horse ....
high horse ..
ima singin... get down offa dat...
high horse...
yea--ah..
get down...
High Horse...



((( Respect and wid Jah Love...
ex ....)))
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« Reply #1 on: November 09, 2005, 04:20:13 PM »

Blessed love, give thanx Exiled for the long awaited post!!
Enjoyed the read very much (as always), pls delete some msg's from your inbox as it's too full to recieve any more mails!!!


One Love
Sis Helena
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« Reply #2 on: November 09, 2005, 06:36:22 PM »

seen--
give thanks..
Jah Love...
ex ....
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