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Hot Balloon

(written by Carolyn Green)

The lyrics:


Suddenly you were amazing me Embracing me with wind and freedom Suddenly I was aloft within my life, with you in it


Suddenly you had just captured me Enraptured me with easy silence Love, like a billowing hot balloon, alive


Verse 1

You must know how I had fought for my contentment And won it squarely in God’s hand.


I let out hope only as carrier pigeons But I always stayed on land


Then . . .




Verse 2

I was confused by this delightful position And felt sure it all would burst


But I must say I have resigned to acquisition With joy completely unrehearsed


Cause . .