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Phil Keagy's, "Time"
The Misheard Lyrics:
When the Lord stop's in
It's too late for a ball of cheese.
The Real Lyrics:
When the Lord stop's in
It's too late for apologies.
The Story: This album was a live recording gosple album featuring Phil Keagy and the 2nd Chapter of Acts. The album the song 'Time' appears on is How The West Was One. The album did not come with lyric's, so for years I could not figure out why anyone would be in such a hurry to make Jesus a 'ball of cheese' let alone why Jesus would want a 'ball of cheese' But then again, I guess it was too late 'for a ball of cheese' so...? - Submitted by: Sara
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