Half Broke Horses

Album: I Am Jaida Dreyer (2013)
  • An empty pack of Marlboro reds sittin' by the bed
    I can still see mama crying on the phone
    And I sorta still remember who I was that September
    Before she told me he was really gone

    I ran and got my plastic ponies but he just kept on going
    I thought he'd turn around but I know better now

    Ooh, you can't fence 'em in,
    Ooh, they were born to run and then
    You think you got them where you want 'em
    Then they leave you all alone
    Half broke horses, they never come back home

    I've tried hard not to be like mama, but blood's thicker than water
    And I fell for the way he said my name
    And we made love wild and crazy, he wanted me to have his baby
    But I should've known there's some things you can't change

    I stood on the front porch cryin' but he just kept on driving
    I thought he'd turn around but I know better now

    Ooh, you can't fence 'em in,
    Ooh, they were born to run and then
    You think you got them where you want 'em
    Then they leave you all alone
    Half broke horses, they never come back home

    Now I watch that little girl by the window as she plays
    Those plastic ponies are a story, she's gonna have to hear someday
    She's gonna need to hear me say

    You can't fence 'em in, no, no
    Cause they were born to run and then
    You think you got them where you want 'em
    Then they leave you all alone
    Half broke horses, they never come back home
    Half broke horses, they never come back home Writer/s: Brad Warren, Brett Warren, Jaida Dryer, Lance Miller
    Publisher: Spirit Music Group, OLE MEDIA MANAGEMENT LP
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