Underneath this canopy of snow
Where fifty-seven winters
Took their toll
Where did you go?

And I believed in you
I believed in you
Like Elvis Presley
Singing psalms on a Sunday
(Where did you go?)

Well she's gone to meet her maker
Back to where she came from
Come to save her soul
(Come to save her soul)
Come to take her home
'Cause it's late and past
Your bedtime, well past bedtime

Angel
My angel
Fly over me
Angel

Angel
My angel
Fly over me
Angel

She took her life
Within her hands
She took her life
Within her own two hands
And no one can tell her
What to do now

And I believed in you
I believed in you
Like Elvis Presley
Singin' live from Las Vegas
(Where did you go?)

Well she's gone to meet her maker
Back to where she came from
Come to save her soul
(Come to save her soul)
Come to take her home
'Cause it's late and past
Your bedtime, well past bedtime

Angel
My angel
Fly over me
Angel

Angel
My angel
Fly over me
Angel

Close your eyes
And go to sleep
Forever in my arms
I'll keep you safe
Forever
I'll keep you safe

Angel
My angel
Fly over me
Angel


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    Lyric Correction

    The Lyrics are for the wrong song. They are actually: Underneath this canopy of snow Where fifty-seven winters Took their toll Where did you go?

    And I believed in you I believed in you Like Elvis Presley Singing psalms on a Sunday (Where did you go?)

    Well she's gone to meet her maker Back to where she came from Come to save her soul... Come to save her soul... Come to take her home 'Cause it's late and past Your bedtime Well past bedtime

    Angel My angel Fly over me Angel...

    She took her life Within her hands She took her life Within her own two hands And no-one can tell her What to do now

    And I believed in you I believed in you Like Elvis Presley Singin live from Las Vegas (Where did you go?)

    Well she's gone to meet Her maker Back to where she came from Come to save her soul...

    guaranteedlyricson August 29, 2012   Link
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    General Comment

    great song about loss - any other insights

    vasnmoGoon March 26, 2006   Link
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    General Comment

    With the lines

    "She took her life Within her hands She took her life Within her own two hands And no-one can tell her What to do now"

    it suggests to me that she comitted suicide. Possibly a child?

    donexileon August 01, 2008   Link
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    General Comment

    I think suicide may be correct but that of an older person, where 57 winters took their toll.

    vasnmoGoon August 03, 2008   Link
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    My Interpretation

    Somebody committing suicide due to illness, possibly mental. "No one" being the doctors.

    guaranteedlyricson July 11, 2012   Link

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