Pageant Material

Album: Pageant Material (2015)
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  • There's certain things you're s'posed to know
    When you're a girl who grows up in the south
    I try to use my common sense
    But my foot always ends up in my mouth
    And if I had to walk a runway in high heels in front of the whole town
    I'd fall down
    And my mama cried
    When she realized

    I ain't pageant material
    I'm always higher than my hair
    And it ain't that I don't care about world peace
    But I don't see how I can fix it in a swimsuit on a stage
    I ain't exactly Ms. Congenial
    Sometimes I talk before I think, I try to fake it but I can't
    I'd rather lose for what I am than win for what I ain't

    God bless the girls who smile and hug
    When they're called out as a runner up on TV
    I wish I could, but I just can't
    Wear a smile when a smile ain't what I'm feelin'
    And who's to say I'm a 9.5
    Or a 4.0 if you don't even know me
    Life ain't always roses and pantyhose
    And

    I ain't pageant material
    I'm always higher than my hair
    And it ain't that I don't care about world peace
    But I don't see how I can fix it in a swimsuit on a stage
    I ain't exactly Ms. Congenial
    Sometimes I talk before I think, I try to fake it but I can't
    I'd rather lose for what I am than win for what I ain't

    I ain't pageant material
    The only crown is in my glass
    They won't be handin' me a sash
    And that's okay, cause there's no way
    You'll ever see me in a swimsuit on a stage
    I ain't exactly Ms. Congenial
    Sometimes I talk before I think, I try to fake it but I can't
    I'd rather lose for what I am than win for what I ain't
    Yeah I'd rather lose for what I am than win for what I ain't Writer/s: KACEY MUSGRAVES, LUKE LAIRD, SHANE L MCANALLY
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
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