This Town

Album: Pageant Material (2015)
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  • We had a girl that came in with a drug overdose the other day
    And she got real belligerent
    And she bit one of the nurses (Oh man)
    And, I mean, she bit (ohhh) - you could see every tooth (nooo! hehe)
    It took two or three of us to get her off of her
    It's a crazy Wednesday

    We finally got a flashing light, they put it in last year
    And everybody got real happy when the grocery store got beer
    And last time the census men came a-knockin', we were busting at the seams
    Aw, but don't you forget it, as big as we're getting
    This town's too small to be mean

    Big enough for a zipcode, a VFW
    A good Mexican restaurant, a beauty shop or two
    Got a Methodist, a Baptist, and a Church of the Nazarene
    Aw, but don't you forget it, as big as we're getting
    This town's too small to be mean
    Yeah, it's too dang small to be mean

    Too small to be lying
    Way too small to cheat
    Way too small for secrets
    'Cause they're way too hard to keep
    And somebody's mama knows somebody's cousin
    And somebody's sister knows somebody's husband
    And somebody's daughter knows somebody's brother
    And around here, we all look out for each other

    You'll end up in the paper, wreck your family name
    What goes around comes back around by Friday's football game
    We only got one sheriff, but we all know how to keep the peace
    Aw, and don't you forget it, as big as we're getting
    This town's too small to be mean

    Too small to be lying
    Way too small to cheat
    Way too small for secrets
    'Cause they're way too hard to keep
    And somebody's mama knows somebody's cousin
    And somebody's sister knows somebody's husband
    And somebody's daughter knows somebody's brother
    And around here, we all look out for each other

    Yeah, somebody's mama knows somebody's cousin
    And somebody's sister knows somebody's husband
    And somebody's daughter knows somebody's brother
    And around here, we all look out for each other Writer/s: BRANDY CLARK, KACEY MUSGRAVES, LUKE LAIRD
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Spirit Music Group, Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
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