I Wish I Could

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Collin Raye

Floyd Elliott Wray (born August 22, 1960 in De Queen, Arkansas) is an American country music singer, known professionally as Collin Raye. He made his debut on the American country music scene in 1991 with the release of his debut album All I Can Be, which produced his first Number One hit in "Love,… more »

Looking out my window 
See you playing in the leaves
It's amazing how a little girl 
Means all the world to me
When I tell you that I love you 
I love you more than words can say
Smile say cheese pretty please 
I want to take your picture
How'd you ever get so big 
I gotta take your picture
And hold on to the mem'ry before 
The whole things slips away
I wish I could save these moments 
And put 'em in a jar
I wish I could stop 
The world from turning 
Keep things just the way they are
I wish I could shelter you from 
Everything not pure and sweet and good
I know I can't, I know I can't 
But I wish I could

When you kiss me for no reason 
It goes straight to my heart
When I feel your arms around me 
I almost fall apart
It's time for bed 
You whisper "daddy we forgot to pray"
I wish I could save these moments

When I watch you sleeping 
All my worries slip away
A little bit of heaven 
Close on your gentle face
I wish I could save these moments

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