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Afghan Whigs – Honky's Ladder lyrics


Got you where I want you
I got 5ive up on your dime
And if you wanna peep on something
Peep what I got stuck between
Your eyes
And since I don't believe
A word you say
Save it for another, baby brother
Swallow time 2 pay

Up on the ladder they sing
How high?
Does a brother have to climb
2 touch the light

But wait 'till I get done
With you
If you tell me
"Don't get mixed up with the Devil"
That's exactly
What I'm gonna do

Caught you while you waited
For your boy 2 come
And fix you up again
Come a little closer, baby
I only wanna try 2
Be your friend
Since I ain't got nothing
Left 2 lose
Got you where I want you
Don't you try 2 move

Up on the ladder they sing
How high?
Does a brother have 2 climb
2 touch the light
Won't you take me up there
With you? You said you would
No one ever could shake
That ladder like I could

So I wait

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