Could I be your girl?

Hide your heart under the bed
And lock your secret drawer
Wash the angels from your head
Won't need them anymore
Love is a demon and
You're the one he's coming for
Oh my Lord

He's bringing sweet salvation
Let temptation take you in
He's every fear and every hope
And every single sin
He is the universe, the love
You've been imagining
Oh, my Lord, oh, my lord (oh my Lord)
Oh, my, my Lord (oh my Lord)

And I am ashes
I am Jesus
I am precious
Could I be your girl?
Could I be your girl?

Put a chair against the door
And turn the lights down low
Write a letter to yourself
No one will ever know
Tell them all about the girl
Who just refused to fall
Oh, my Lord

He is the very breath
You feel inside your lungs at night
He is the bitter wind
Who's drying up your appetite
He is the darkness
That seeps into your fading light
Oh, my Lord
Oh, my Lord, oh, my, my, my, oh my, my Lord (oh, my Lord)

And I am ashes
I am Jesus
I am precious
Could I be your girl?
Could I be your girl?

I am worthless sounds
Compared to all your perfect words
Could I be your girl?
Could I be your girl?

Wash the angels from your head
Won't need them anymore
Hide your heart under the bed
And lock your secret drawer
Love is the demon
And you're the one he's coming for
Oh, my Lord
Oh, my Lord
(Oh, my Lord) Could I be your girl?
(Oh, my Lord) Could I be your girl?
Could I be your girl? (could I be your girl?)
(Could I be your girl?)
Be your girl, could I be your girl?


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Could I Be Your Girl Lyrics as written by Jann Arden Richards

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    General Comment

    i like this song. its different jann arden has a very different kind of voice. nice once in a while. i liked the orchestra cd.

    .tomsgirl.on May 22, 2005   Link
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    General Comment

    i like this song. its different jann arden has a very different kind of voice. nice once in a while. i liked the orchestra cd.

    .tomsgirl.on May 22, 2005   Link
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    My Interpretation

    Looks like a combination of eastern and western spiritual thought. I love the references to humility, the key to both.

    maddadon May 04, 2009   Link
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    General Comment

    I the lord references the devil. Once you understand the lyrics in that context they're not hard to figure out.

    Lynnster1971on November 08, 2020   Link
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    General Comment

    I think* the lord references the devil in this song, I meant to say.

    Lynnster1971on November 08, 2020   Link

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