Family Man

Album: Craig Campbell (2010)
Charted: 84
  • I've been working as a temp
    At the local factory
    I hope they hire me on full time
    I've got shoes to buy
    And mouths to feed

    I drive a buy here, pay here truck
    It ain't new, but it is to me
    It ain't much but it fires right up
    And gets me from A to B

    What puts the dirt underneath my nails?
    What keeps the calluses on my hands?
    Family man

    They're the world my world revolves around
    My sacred piece of solid ground
    The flesh and bone that gives me strength to stand
    They're the fire in my drivin' on
    The drive behind my comin' home
    The livin', breathin', reason that I am
    A family man

    There's dirty shirts to wash
    Dishes in the sink to do
    And there's, "How many times does seventeen go into fifty-two?"
    There's bedtime prayers to pray
    "Sleep tights" and "I love you's"
    And then there's a pair of eyes
    I get to lose myself into

    What keeps me keepin' the faith
    What makes me believe I can
    Family man

    They're the world my world revolves around
    My sacred piece of solid ground
    The flesh and bone that gives me strength to stand
    They're the fire in my drivin' on
    The drive behind my comin' home
    The livin', breathin', reason that I am
    A family man

    There's a fire in my drivin' on
    The drive behind my comin' home
    The livin', breathin', reason that I am
    A family man

    A family man (hmm) Writer/s: Craig Campbell, Joel Eric Shewmake, Jon Henderson
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc., BMG Rights Management, RESERVOIR MEDIA MANAGEMENT INC
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