Slow Ride

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Bonnie Raitt

Bonnie Lynn Raitt (born November 8, 1949) is a renowned American blues singer-songwriter and slide guitar player. During the 1970s, Raitt released a series of acclaimed roots-influenced albums which incorporated elements of blues, rock, folk and country, but she is perhaps best known for her more c… more »

Feels like nothin' happens fast enough 
Well maybe I just want too much
But when something's wrong between us, baby
Nothin' feels right

I think it's time we cleared the air
Take a long drive far away somewhere 
Tell me everything you feel inside 
We got nothin' but time

 Slide over, baby
Here by my side
I want to take you on a slow ride
On a slow ride

Your history shows on your face
Yeah, you've been hurt you've been betrayed 
Now we can't change the past, but we can
 Leave it behind 

We'll forget about tomorrow, baby
We'll just steal away into the night 
And we'll just be two shadows, darlin'
In the dashboard light

 Slide over, baby
Here by my side
I want to take you on a slow ride
On a slow ride

Written by: BONNIE M. HAYES, ANDRE PESSIS

Lyrics © Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.

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