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Performer: Susan Ashton Words and music: Wayne Kirkpatrick and Billy Sprague Album: Angels of Mercy (1992) Alice In Wonderland Db7 Gb [ / / / / ][ / / / / ][ / / / / ][ / / / / ] Db7 Gb [ / / / / ][ / / / / ][ / / / / ][ / / / / ] Db7 Gb When Alice has an answer it's a common rationality Db7 Gb She measures her phrases, tipping the scales of reality Db7 Fb2 Cb/Eb Gb But does she know that it's cold to sing songs to a troubled heart Db7 Abdim/D Tho' her aim is sincere she's missing the mark Chorus: Cb Cbm6 Gb/Bb Cb Cbm6 Gb/Bb She paints her world in yellow and green, covering over the greys Cb Cbm6 Gb/Bb Ab7 'Cause life's demands are hard to understand Db7 Gb So Alice stays lost in her wonderland I said - Alice look around you, people are falling to pieces Yea, even the faithful, the ones who still believe in Jesus But that doesn't mean they've fallen from grace But in her landscape, their heartache is so out of place CHORUS Db7 Gb Db7 Gb [ 2 ][ 2 ][ 2 ][ 2 ] Db So can we talk of shoes and of ships? Fb2 Cb/Eb Gb Can we talk of cabbages and kings? Db7 Abdim/D And of learning to live with the mystery of things CHORUS Db7 /Eb Fb2 Gb So Alice stays lost in her Wonderland © 1992 Emily Boothe, Inc./Magic Beans Music (BMI) / Skin Horse Inc./Paragon Music Corp. (ASCAP)Home