Words and music by Ashley Cleveland.
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From the Reunion Records album, Bus Named Desire.
Listen to a RealAudio clip of "Water."

Open C tuning: CGCGCE


Intro: Csus(slide) <-- repeat three times
      Csus(slide)Csus                     F    G   G
      Water            to a woman in the desert.  

      Csus (slide)Csus               F    G   G
      Healing          to the driest bones.
             C(open)                 C/E           
      I have longed for this, I have wept and prayed

      Fsus      C/E              G               
      Believing I  would live to see this day. 

           C(open)         C/E             Fsus    C/E      G 
      But faith gets lost along the way to vows in sand and hearts of clay.

        C(add9)     C(1)             Bb F/A  Dm7  C(open)
Bridge: I'll be the watchman at your borders 

        C(add9)    C(1)        Bb   F/A  Dm7   C(open) 
       Like the tatoos on your shoulder.
       Gsus 11   C(2)    G(2)
       I'll be           (repeat once)
       3rd time --> Gsus11   C(2)   C(3)