The Cost of Living

Album: Cass County (2015)
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  • Some folks don't like workin' hard
    Some folks don't like rain
    Some folks love to tell you
    All about their aches and pains
    Me, I take the hand I'm dealt
    And I play it as it lays
    It's the cost of living
    And everyone pays

    You can't live in memories
    Of all your golden yesterdays
    Or spend your whole life grieving
    For the one that got away
    Common sense says let her go
    But your heart disobeys
    It's the cost of living
    And everyone pays

    Blue shadows falling all around me
    Still I don't regret a single day

    I look in the mirror now
    I see that time can be unkind
    But I know every wrinkle
    And I earned every line
    So, wear it like a royal crown
    When you get old and gray
    It's the cost of living
    And everyone pays
    It's the cost of living
    And everyone pays Writer/s: DON HENLEY, STANLEY LYNCH
    Publisher: Wixen Music Publishing
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 1

  • Thomasdixon from VirginiaBlue Shadows... Let's hope Don sings some B.B. on his next album.
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