———————————————— “Lights out tonight trouble in the heartland got a head-on collision smashin’ in my guts, man I’m caught in a cross fire that I don’t understand but there’s one thing I know for sure girl I don’t give a damn for the same old played out scenes I don’t give a damn for just …
———————————————— “Down the street the dogs are barkin’ and the day is a-gettin’ dark as the night comes in a-fallin’ the dogs’ll lose their bark an’ the silent night will shatter from the sounds inside my mind for I’m one too many mornings and a thousand miles behind
———————————————— “Shiny happy people laughing Meet me in the crowd people, people throw your love around love me, love me take it into town happy, happy put it in the ground where the flowers grow gold and silver shine
———————————————— “Well it’s a strange old game, you learn it slow one step forward and it’s back to go you’re standing on the throttle you’re standing on the breaks in the groove ‘til you make a mistake
———————————————— “When I lost you honey sometimes I think I lost my guts too and I wish God would send me a word send me something I’m afraid to lose lying in the heat of the night like prisoners all our lives I get shivers down my spine and all I wanna do is hold …
———————————————— “I had a friend was a big baseball player back in high school he could throw that speedball by you make you look like a fool boy saw him the other night at this roadside bar I was walking in, he was walking out we went back inside sat down had a few drinks …
———————————————— “He’s a real nowhere man sitting in his nowhere land making all his nowhere plans for nobody.
———————————————— “Did I drive you away? I know what you’ll say you’ll say, – Oh, sing one we know – but I promise you this I’ll always look out for you that’s what I’ll do.
———————————————— “In the town where I was born lived a man who sailed to sea and he told us of his life in the land of submarines
———————————————— “Breakin’ rocks in the hot sun I fought the law and the law won I fought the law and the law won I needed money ‘cause I had none I fought the law and the law won I fought the law and the law won