A Little Better

Album: The Odd Couple (2008)
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  • Now I can sing you the storyline
    And if you like my story fine
    But ain't none of the glory mine
    See my life was a lonely one
    And I was still Momma's only son
    With no idea what I'm gon' become
    And I didn't have long to know
    That you don't have to be grown to go
    I could have died so long befo'
    Then I finally saw the sign
    And I made it on down the line
    One step at a time

    I feel better!
    I can smile at it now, I feel better
    Oh, better!
    And even a little is still better
    Oh, have mercy on me

    Oh it's probably plain to see
    That I got a whole lot of pain in me
    And it will always remain in me
    So cold, it's a cryin' shame
    Yet here I am, tryin' again
    Cause I refuse to die in vain
    The circumstances put soul in me
    And there ain't no holdin' me
    I've got a heart made of gold in me
    Ha, can you believe this is where I've been?
    And when adversity comes again
    I'll deal with it then

    I feel better! I can laugh at it now, I feel better, heh heh
    Oh, better!
    And even a little is still better
    Oh, have mercy on me-he

    Ah-ah-hah-ah yeah
    Mmm, oh-oh-oh!

    I said everything's fine, you can take your time
    What would be on your mind, if you knew you was dyin'
    I would wanna just feel this ah-one more time
    I said everything's fine, take yo' time
    What would be on your mind, if you knew you was dyin'
    I would wanna just feel this ah-one more time
    I wanna thank you morning sun
    I wanna thank you lowly dirt
    Now I know I'm not the only one
    I, I wanna thank you friendly ghost
    When all the calls were close
    It seems like you cared the most
    I, I wanna thank you Mom and Dad
    For hurtin' me so bad
    But you're the best I ever had
    I, I wanna thank you Writer/s: BRIAN JOSEPH BURTON, MICHEL GOUTY, PIERRE NACABAL, THOMAS CALLAWAY
    Publisher: CARLIN AMERICA INC, Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Ultra Tunes, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
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Comments: 1

  • Mike from Richmond, InI love this song. The bass line is killer when it hits the chorus because it's so unexpected.
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