JUSTIN MOORE


If Heaven Wasn't So Far Away Lyrics

Every day I drive to work across Flint
River bridge
A hundred yards from the spot where me and
grandpa
fished
There's a piece of his old fruit stand on
the side of
Sawmill Road
He'd be there peelin' peaches if it was
twenty years
ago
And what I wouldn't give
To ride around in that old truck with him
If heaven wasn't so far away
I'd pack up the kids and go for the day
Introduce them to their grandpa
Watch 'em laugh at the way he talks
I'd find my long lost cousin John
The one we left back in Vietnam
Show him a picture of his daughter now
She's a doctor and he'd be proud
Then tell him we'd be back in a couple of
days
In the rear view mirror we'd all watch 'em
wave
Yeah, and losing them wouldn't be so hard
to take
If heaven wasn't so far away
I'd hug all three of those girls we lost
from the class
of '99
And I'd find my bird dog Bow and take him
huntin' one
more time
I'd ask Hank why he took those pills back
in '53
And Janis to sing the second verse of "Me
and Bobby
McGee"
Sit on a cloud and visit for a while
It'd do me good just to see them smile
If heaven wasn't so far away
I'd pack up the kids and go for the day
Introduce them to their grandpa
Watch 'em laugh at the way he talks
I'd find my long lost cousin John
The one we left back in Vietnam
Show him a picture of his daughter now
She's a doctor and he'd be proud
Then tell him we'd be back in a couple of
days
In the rear view mirror we'd all watch 'em
wave
Yeah, and losing them wouldn't be so hard
to take
If heaven wasn't so far
If heaven wasn't so far
If heaven wasn't so far away
So far away
So far away

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Meaning to "If Heaven Wasn't So Far Away" song lyrics (117 meanings)
robin 11/24/11,00:02
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If heaven wasn's so far away, I'd go and spend some time with my grandma that I miss so much and meet my lil sister and brother that past before I met them. I miss and love all my loved ones up there!
John 04/19/12,22:30
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I post my Dad 19 days before my 22nd. Birthday and every time I hear that song that's who I think about & it makes me want to cry so bad but I can't cry anymore! Love you Dad & hope to see you again!!
Chandra 09/18/11,02:57
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My dad is not doing good and me being the only one of his kids left that hasn't had any kids it hurts that he will never get to meet them. There is limited time left. This song makes me cry every time
Summer 12/06/12,07:19
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I love this song!!! Everytime I hear it, if I am driving my truck somehow I end up out at my grandparents grave site. My Granny and my Papa were my life. They were the closest people to me in my life. I miss you both very much!!! Oh yeah, Granny my oldest boy is looking more and more like Papa.
Cande 05/27/15,23:46
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Daddy if heaven wasn't so far away, I would be there everyday....love and miss you so very much...Always in my heart....
Zoe 01/10/14,00:06
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Lost one great aunt who was like a grand mother or great grandmother to me end of last year she was 96. Her older sister passed 1-4-14. Never got to meet there older brother, who was my grandfather. Even though I never met him I love him more him more than anything in the world. One of my class mates lost a cousin at 3 days and I fell like she was my cousin too. Hope to see all of them when I am with God. ( I am 12)
person 12/23/12,21:32
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thank goodness i haven't lost anybody close to me yet but when i do i know this song will be what helps get through the pain
Ashley aka Nikki 11/16/12,21:05
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Harley i love and miss you.. justin moore i freakin love you thanks for this... it helps me deal with harleys death aunt nikki
Heather 10/08/12,19:43
0

This song reminds me so much of my grandfather.I miss him very much and whenever I hear this song I remember that he is still with me even if I can't see him.
Amanda 08/16/12,23:23
0

This song reminds me of both of my Grandmothers. How I miss them. Nan and Mommom, I love you and thanks for watching over me. My two most precious angels. Thank God for them.
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