Dense Water, Deeper Down Lyrics

by Sinead Oconnor

Why does he open me
Only to shut me out again
Guess that's just him
I wouldn't take it from another man
Guess he needs time
To trust me right
So I can't let him kiss me goodbye.

Cause he has my heart
In the palm of his hands
Can't get it back
Though I tried all I can
He's just so sweet
From his head to his feet
And if he won't love me
I'm indeed

He has me singing
Scarborough Fair
About a man
Who is so frightened of a love affair
He sets hard tasks
So that his love can pass
And ends up lonely till at last

He's dense water deeper down.
He makes me forget everything my mother warned
I think about him every night
I thought I'd sleep
Holding my pillow tight

He has my love
In the palm of his hands
His gentle touch
Made me scream aloud
His wicked kiss
Made me feel the bliss
He's the only love I missed
Oh he's dense water deeper down.
He makes me forget everything my mother warned
I think about him every night
I thought I'd sleep
Holding my