Who can tell me if we have heaven,
Who can say the way it should be;
Moonlight holly, the Sappho Comet,
Angel's tears below a tree.

You talk of the break of morning
As you view the new aurora,
Cloud in crimson, the key of heaven,
One love carved in acajou.

One told me of China Roses,
One a thousand nights and one night,
Earth's last picture, the end of evening
Hue of indigo and blue.

A new moon leads me to
Woods of dreams and I follow.
A new world waits for me;
My dream, my way.

I know that if I have heaven
There is nothing to desire.
Rain and river, a world of wonder
May be paradise to me.

I see the sun.
I see the stars.

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China Roses Lyrics as written by Roma Ryan Nicky Ryan

Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC

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    General CommentI never really looked much into the lyrics of this song, but it sounds so damn good that I don't really care what it means. Enya has a fantastic voice
    rikkuon January 10, 2007   Link

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