Was It 26

Album: Traveller (2015)
  • Livin' hard was easy when I was young and bullet-proof
    I had no chains to bind me, just a guitar and a roof
    Emptied every bottle, when I poured I never missed
    I had blood shot eyes at twenty five or was it twenty six
    Didn't seem to matter what price I had to pay
    'Cause anything worth havin', I'd just lose anyway
    Friends worried about me they'd asked if I was sick
    Thought I wouldn't die at twenty five or was it twenty six

    Those two years run together like whiskey over ice
    Melted into memories like somebody else's life
    I'm glad to say, I've come around
    But if I could have one wish
    I'd like another try at twenty five
    Or was it twenty six

    Met a girl from Georgia, smart and pretty, college grad
    I thought my luck was changin' but then it all went bad
    I guess I fell in love with her all it took was just one kiss
    But then she said goodbye at twenty-five or was it twenty six

    Those two years run together like whiskey over ice
    Melted into memories like somebody else's life
    I'm glad to say, I've come around
    But if I could have one wish
    I'd like another try at twenty five
    Or was it twenty six

    I've been down that road before almost as far as hell
    Deception or redemption, I guess only time will tell
    I have faith and the knowledge that God gave us a gift
    I couldn't hide at twenty-five or was it twenty-six

    Those two years run together like whiskey over ice
    Melted into memories like somebody else's life
    I'm glad to say, I've come around
    But if I could have one wish
    I'd like another try at twenty five
    Or was it twenty six Writer/s: Donald R. Sampson
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group
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